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Make your big lectures feel smaller

Make your big lectures feel smaller

July 26, 2014

As a humble College of Media student who came from a high school in the middle of a cornfield, I’m used to smaller class sizes. There’s really nothing like dodging an instructor’s gaze for 50 minutes, avoiding answering questions among 20-some other students. If you’re going to be a good st...

Pens to Lens film competition brings screenplays to life

Andrew Stengele and crew members during the shooting of one of the 2014 Pens to Lens films, 

By Earn Saenmuk

July 14, 2014

A number of student screenwriters may soon see their vision on the silver screen as filmmakers, actors and artists in Central Illinois produce a number of films based on submissions to Pens to Lens, a screenwriting competition for students K-12. Participants had the opportunity to submit their screenplays unt...