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The Final Four: A historic weekend in the making

The Final Four: A historic weekend in the making

By Eli Schwadron

April 2, 2015

Four storied programs — Michigan State, Duke, Wisconsin and Kentucky — will take the floor this weekend in Indianapolis for the biggest event in college basketball. But before I preview what’s sure to be an edge-of-one’s-seat Final Four, let’s take a second to reflect on what’s already ha...

Belegarth Medieval Combat Society links University students

Member's of the University's Belegrath Medieval Combat Society practice on the South Quad on Monday evening to prepare for the RSO's frequent battles and tournaments.

September 9, 2014

Every Monday and Wednesday night, the South Quad becomes a fierce battlefield for approximately 100 students. Their medieval-inspired garb may confuse passing pedestrians as they travel past the battlegrounds. But the knights, marshals and commanders are hard at work as the fights and battles begin. Th...