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Bibles set to stay in Union Hotel for the foreseeable future

By Adam Kaz

December 1, 2015

By Adam KazStaff WriterThe Freedom From Religion Foundation has a history of removing Bibles from public institutions, specifically universities.Northern Illinois University decided to remove the Gideon’s Bible from the rooms of the Holmes Student Center Hotel this month after receiving a letter of complaint f...

Students create app to pay for cover digitally

Students create app to pay for cover digitally

By Maddie Galassi

November 30, 2015

A University student has found a way to fix a common problem many students encounter in the nightlife — paying cover at bars.Cover’d, which launched November 17, is an app that allows users to pay for cover at Kam’s on their mobile device, eliminating the need for cash to enter the bar. Th...

SEC supports vote of no-confidence in University of Iowa Board of Regents

By Marijo Enderle

October 13, 2015

The University of Iowa faculty senate’s vote of no confidence in its Board of Regents is gaining Big Ten support, and the Senate Executive Committee wants to join in.The committee unanimously agreed Monday to send a resolution to the Academic Senate in support of Iowa's faculty senate. Iowa's faculty sen...

Sugar by Sarah aims to satisfy sweet tooths

Sugar by Sarah aims to satisfy sweet tooths

By Alexander Vassiliadis

December 1, 2014

Chocolate peppermint crunch, salted caramel, chocolate ganache and lemon ginger. These are only a handful of the flavors of French macarons that Sarah Heller, Champaign-Urbana native, makes and sells at her business — Sugar by Sarah. Sugar by Sarah operates primarily out of the year-round Urbana M...