IC Speak-In 2017

By: Maria Wittenauer On this past Martin Luther King Jr. Day, IC hosted its third annual speak-in. I attended the event myself, and later spoke with Squire Prince, who delivered one of Dr. King’s sermons as part of the program. A speak-in is an event held reminiscent of peaceful protests such as sit-ins and wade-ins. In…

Donald Trump: A New Era

By:  Abbey Riley As we say goodbye to eight years of Barack Obama’s presidency, we say hello to Donald Trump. Born in Queens, New York in 1946, Donald John Trump is one of five children born to Frederick C. and Mary Macleod Trump. Donald Trump was sent to the New York Military Academy when he…

Alumni Spotlight: Emily Lawson

By: Hannah Hawkins The Rambler interviewed Illinois College alum Emily Lawson ‘02.   Hannah: How did you learn about Illinois College? Emily: My dad went to Illinois College.  When I was looking at colleges/universities, I decided to look at both colleges my parents had gone to as they both went into the education field, and…