Junk Food/Non-Organic Manifesto By: Laura Winton

Our planet is becoming more and more polluted every day. People fool themselves every day into thinking that they can escape this, moving to organic farms, to buying organic fruit, vegetables and meat that is raised on the same types of food. These people are delusional! As if PCBs and other toxins, run off from farm chemicals, etc. don’t touch organic farms, as if they … Continue reading Junk Food/Non-Organic Manifesto By: Laura Winton

When Skin Color Starts to Matter Again By: Luke Cummings

There’s a saying in the Marine Corps that goes something like this: “All Marines are green.” It means that skin color is not a factor like it sometimes is in our world; everyone is the same and will be treated the same and should treat each other the same so that the mission can be accomplished. But what happens when skin color starts to matter … Continue reading When Skin Color Starts to Matter Again By: Luke Cummings

Student Spotlight: Stephaine Segura By: Stephanie Hoover

Many may know Stephaine by her rich accent which stems from her being born in Alabama. However did she end up in the Quad Cities? As a military wife Stephaine has traveled to a variety of places including the following states: “NC, VA, KS, KY, HI (which was the best), VA (again) and here.” Stephaine keeps busy in her home life with being married for 11 … Continue reading Student Spotlight: Stephaine Segura By: Stephanie Hoover

Community Service/Volunteer event hosted by the Engineering Club (ACE) By: Becky Graham

The Academic Club for Engineering (ACE) had their first Community Service event on Friday, November 18, 2016.  The group volunteered with United Neighbors in an effort to provide STEM education to children in the Quad Cities Area.  The ACE president, Linnea Carr, was joined by Emily Helmreich, Sanya Tazyeen, Ben Pearce, Dallas Hanson, Austen Wells, David Bracke, and other WIU-QC members and together they completed … Continue reading Community Service/Volunteer event hosted by the Engineering Club (ACE) By: Becky Graham