Student secures a successful future by learning languages

Abby Carpenter, Features Editor

February 27, 2012

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Knowing what the future holds for you after high school is nearly impossible. But knowing what you want to happen and doing something about it in high school is one way to control your future. Jamie Pryhuber is doing just that... Read more »

Dedicated to dance

Dedicated to dance

February 14, 2012

Protest: websites ‘blackout’ against SOPA

Josh Back, Bear Facts news writer

February 14, 2012

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Congress indefinitely shelved the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and its Senate counter-part the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) because of the internet blackout on January 18 caused. Despite this, some internet users... Read more »

Online courses offer practical benefits for students

Kaitlyn Etienne, Viewpoint Editor

February 14, 2012

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The ITT Technical Institute commercial of a girl going to college in her pajamas is a familiar sight to many students. But while some just laugh and ignore the ad, a growing number are actually signing up for online courses. With... Read more »

Legislators discuss distracted driving law

Kevin Logan, Bear Facts news writer

February 14, 2012

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The Illinois Legislature along with the Illinois Department of Transportation is attempting to create a bill that would eliminate all use of handheld devices while driving in the state of Illinois. The purpose of the bill is... Read more »