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Managing Editor’s Note

I have been working for buzz for about two years now and this is my last issue. I began under the wing of the past editor-in-chief, Tatyana Safronova, when she had recently taken over the post of community edit...
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Artist Against AIDS

This weekend the Orpheum Children’s Science Museum will be hosting the 16th annual Artists Against AIDS. It will take place in the Museum’s unoccupied auditorium. The 93-year-old building will be featuring over...
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Believe it or Not

English Building: This campus building had another life as the Woman's Building at the beginning of the 20th century. The legend is that a girl committed suicide and haunts the third floor TA office, where her ...

Myth Debunkers

"No sir we don't mess around/our library's underground/'cuz you can't throw shade on the corn." Despite these lyrics from The Other Guys' "Morrow Plots Song," the Undergraduate Library was not just built unde...

A Deadly Product

Smoking harms nearly every organ of the body, causing many diseases and reducing the health of smokers in general," according to the 2004 Surgeon General's report "The Health Consequences of Smoking." Recently...
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CU Shopping

Downtown Urbana Strawberry Fields - (306 W. Springfield Ave., 328-1655): Offering everything from natural beauty products to organic fruits and vegetables, it definitely satisfies your need for anything health...

Navigating the Windy City

The monotony of the same old sights, sounds and smells of Champaign-Urbana is lowering your spirits. You can hear the city noises calling in the back of your mind; you dream of being surrounded by shiny, glass ...