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Local Fraternities defend Greek life after nationwide scandals

From allegations of racism to hazing and sexual assault, several scandals are leaving a black eye on fraternities and sororities around the country. Local members say they’re working to show all the good things about Greek life. 250 more words


Robin Johnson: What are Governor Rauner's Big Plans?

Rick Pearson chats with consultant and coordinator of the Midwest Matters initiative at Monmouth College Robin Johnson to talk about his thoughts on Rauner’s state of the state address. 30 more words

The Sunday Spin: Politics With Rick Pearson

Dad refuses to give daughter away at wedding

An Illinois man walked his daughter down the aisle, but refused to give her away. The bride says it was actually a very sweet gesture by her loving father. 267 more words


Homecoming Win for the Blueboys

Marineth Seirra –

On October 11, Illinois College held their annual Homecoming football game, this year against Monmouth College.

“The team is all in this week and I believe we have a winning game plan and along with the crowd we will take home a win for homecoming weekend,”  said Kyle Obertino, First-Year wide receiver. 586 more words


We've Got Some Winners!


Aimee Miller (winning at Ball State University, 6th Place, Program Oral Interpretation)

Michael Horath (winning at Bradley University, 4th Place, Novice Prose, and at Illinois State University, 2nd Place, Novice Prose) 21 more words

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Fighting Scots keep close watch on independence vote

The votes are in, but no results yet overseas where Scotland could become and independent country, breaking free from the United Kingdom. Some Quad City area students are keeping a close eye on the results. 263 more words


Enrollment booming at Monmouth College

Enrollment is booming at a Quad City area college, despite declining high school graduation rates. Monmouth College is celebrating its largest freshman class in history. 174 more words