Author Archives: Scout

Bradley pride: A cultural legacy

We have to say, we’re impressed. As a small, private university in the heart of Illinois, Bradley has broadened its horizons, bringing increased cultural diversity to campus. There are a lot of stories nationally and worldwide that could bring down morale, but Bradley has stepped up. Better – they have raised the bar. In 2013, […]

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Police Reports: 2014-09-26

• A non-student male approached two student patrol employees at 10:34 p.m. in the 1500 block of Bradley Avenue Sept. 18. The male told the employees he was hallucinating, hearing voices and needed medical assistance. When officers arrived, the male admitted to being in the hospital the day before after smoking “K2” synthetic marijuana, which […]

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Brief: ‘I am Brave’ nominations open

Nominations for the “I am Brave” award will be accepted from Oct. 7 to Dec. 10. To nominate a student, visit Bradley’s website. The “I am Brave” award is a recognition program for Bradley student leaders who excel in their fields. Students and faculty are asked to nominate students who contribute to campus and display […]

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Brief: Peoria Charter adds shuttles

Peoria Charter has introduced special weekend shuttles for Bradley students in addition to its daily buses. Weekend buses meet at the Student Center and have stops at Illinois State, University of Illinois, Oakbrook Mall, Woodfield Mall and Woodridge Jewel. They leave campus on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.; Fridays at 10 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 […]

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Brief: Blood drive comes with treat

Delta Tau Delta and the Red Cross Club will partner to sponsor their annual blood drive in Markin Center from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29. According to the Red Cross website, students should keep a healthy iron level, eat a healthy meal prior to donating and drink 16 ounces before and after […]

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Campus safety needs student support

When a Sunday morning stroll across campus reveals nothing but tranquility, it can be hard to imagine what is just down the hill. As part of Peoria Police District 3, the areas surrounding Bradley have seen a 22 percent increase in aggravated assault/battery crimes during the first half of 2014 compared to the first half […]

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Police Reports: 2014-09-19

• Officers were dispatched to Bradley Hall at 12:00 p.m. Sept. 11 after a suspicious zebra colored carry-on bag was found under a bench on the second floor. Police evacuated the area and called in the bomb squad. The bag was determined to be safe and later returned to the student owner, who said she […]

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