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UI grad student creates chocolate-covered pretzel business

UI grad student creates chocolate-covered pretzel business

By Maddie Galassi

April 27, 2015


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When the savory, rich taste of chocolate is combined with the crisp, saltiness of pretzels, a delectable snack is created for anyone with a sweet tooth or salt craving. Rebecca Hoke, graduate student in Social Work, is putting a twist on the common snack by starting her own gourmet chocolate-covered ...

Fun without Mom still possible

Fun without Mom still possible

By Aminah Koshul

April 7, 2015


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Moms Weekend is a two-day affair during which the Moms Association hosts a number of family-oriented events, ranging from musicals to art exhibits to accommodate all of the families that will be visiting their students on campus.  Many of the activities planned strive to include everyone by catering to differe...

Single seriving recipes: Meals in a mug

Single seriving recipes: Meals in a mug

By Taylor Lucero

August 27, 2014


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I have never successfully used an oven before. In fact, the first and only time I tried cooking a frozen pizza, I ended up getting sick. Because I am a self-proclaimed terrible cook, I usually end up getting fast food, but that quickly gets too expensive. That is why I turned to making meals in mugs....

Room decor makes room unique to you

August 14, 2014


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Move-in Day is your first opportunity to make your dorm room your new home. In addition to bringing the essentials — clothes, pillow, laundry supplies, alarm clock — you should bring things that make your room uniquely you. During the last few weeks before Move-in Day, you may wish to discuss with yo...