“Raftergate” and the Decline of Academic Excellence

Guus Duindam – A specter is haunting Illinois College – released upon an unwitting student body by the upper echelons of its administration. President Farley’s announcement that books are henceforth to be included in tuition has been the cause of widespread discontent. The chaotic forum on the matter – a venting-moment designed to release some…

Banned Books Week

Breahna Lesemann – Books have been a part of civilization and culture for centuries. Through books, new ideas spread, but these ideas are not always accepted by those who read the books. This has sometimes lead to books being banned or challenged by various people, libraries, and institutions. At some times the banning is due…