Editor’s Note – 3.20.15

Another year has passed and another editor-in-chief will be filling this space with their words next week. With how quickly staff turns over at student-run publications like buzz, I suspect all but a few of our...

Editor’s Note – 3.13.15

Who owns Campustown nowadays? It isn’t the city of Champaign, whose emergency liquor rules last weekend once again failed to thwart the unrest of Unofficial. It isn’t the students and it likely never was. It is...

Editor’s Note – 2.20.15

On Wednesday, Governor Bruce Rauner gave his first budget address to the Illinois General Assembly. Among the proposed cuts in retiree benefits and pensions, the venture capitalist also outlined a 31.5 percent ...

Editor’s Note – 2.13.15

Things that are sexy: Channing Tatum, Fifty Shades of Grey, mood lighting, salsa dancing, Olivia Munn, Drake songs. Things that aren’t sexy: condoms, birth control, gynecological exams, HIV and STD testing. It’...

Editor’s Note – 12.19.14

In the 36 hours since I handed in my last paper of the semester, I have listened to the entire twelve-episode first season of Serial. If you are one of the presumably few people who have not yet heard about thi...