UIC Graduate Assistants end strike

Three-week-long protest results in pay increase, reduced health care costs The Graduate Assistants (GA) and the Administration of The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have reached an agreement that will end a three week strike that started March 19. UIC classes resumed this past Monday after 30 collective bargaining sessions. The three-year contract, that … Continue reading UIC Graduate Assistants end strike

Jazz and Baroque music bring vivacity to Xavier

One of the things I have always admired about Xavier is how the culture of the school allows students to thrive in all aspects of their life, not only academically but also culturally and artistically. This holistic attitude is exemplified by everything from musical theatre to the international photos displayed on the second floor in … Continue reading Jazz and Baroque music bring vivacity to Xavier

Your post-Valentine’s Day heartbreak playlist

For many people, Valentine’s Day is a time to spread love and care for others. That being said, the 14th of February can also be an emotionally loaded time of the year and coming out on the other side can be a daunting, risky endeavor no matter how experienced you are. For the unfortunate souls … Continue reading Your post-Valentine’s Day heartbreak playlist