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Former student body president says “thank you”

Does a year go by fast or what? I can’t believe it’s time for a new set of Student Body Officers. On behalf of myself, Bailey Miller, Rose Wurster and Dashawn Cason, we want to again say thank you to everyone that put us into…

Words from a graduating senior

“You’re dismissed.” These are the words my orthodontist gives to his patients when they’re done with their yearly retainer checkups and no longer need to visit him.  Over this past Spring Break, I received these words.  It was a strange feeling not having to schedule…

Moratorium restricts freedom of college

As a senior, I have heard for almost four years how Bradley is attempting to decrease the use of alcohol by students. New policies and incentives have been enforced every year: Late Night BU, Task Force, mandatory need to register parties, and now this moratorium.…

Student turnout brings home court advantage

Dear Red Sea Members: On behalf of your basketball team, I want to thank you for the enthusiasm that you displayed Tuesday night versus ISU. Your energy was a key factor in helping to propel us to victory over the Redbirds! Just as each member…

Underage drinking law enforcement a step in the right direction

For the fifth year in a row, the Bradley University Wellness Program has been awarded the Enforcement of Underage Drinking Laws grant. In past years, the primary partner in this grant was the Peoria Police Department. In 2010-2011, the Bradley University Police were also a…

Bradley needs to rethink priorities

First, I want to say I am grateful for the undergraduate education I received while attending Bradley. However, I have a lot of issues with the way things are being done. Throughout my four years at Bradley, we always had issues with muggings, and armed…

BUPD policies regarding caution messages

Dear Scout Editors,   In our ongoing efforts to better inform Bradley students and the campus community about safety and security, I would like to take this opportunity to clarify the policies for the two different types of alerts issued by the Bradley University Police…

ACBU SERF Coordinators decided against a Fall concert

Dear Scout,   We would like to address some of the rumors that have been floating around regarding this semester’s concert situation. First off, Borderline A Music Festival (B.A.M.F.) was not intended to replace this semester’s concert. Instead it was an innovative idea thought up…

+music played a large role in most recent campus concert

I would like the opportunity to give credit where credit is due. In your August 31 issue, you wrote both a news story and a Voice article about Borderline: A Music Festival (BAMF), which took place August 25. While both were efficiently informative, they also…

Letter to the Editor: Student-only policy in general admission pit is unfair

Dear Scout writers,   I’d like to write about the Activities Council Bradley University show – Girl Talk.  A lot of students have been quoted in the paper saying they’re not going because they don’t know the artist. Another opinion that I think is happening…

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