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Bradley’s crime reputation: Legit or legend?

When a Bradley University Police Department Safety Alert is sent to students, the issue of campus safety surfaces quickly thereafter. But are student perceptions of Bradley crime legitimate or fueled by rumor? Bradley, along with all other universities, publishes an annual campus safety report, as mandated by the Clery Act, which analyzes on-campus, off-campus and […]

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EE students develop new battery

Former Bradley electrical engineering students have developed a rechargeable battery, bringing technology one step closer to wireless freedom. The Wireless Power Transfer Freedom project, which began as the senior project of May 2014 graduates Sergio Sanchez, Tyler Hoge and Elie Baliss, evolved into a yearlong experiment to push the limits of wireless technology. The process […]

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BOLT fosters student leadership

Student organization representatives recharged their leadership skills at BOLT, a new training session designed to develop stronger student leaders on campus. Sponsored by the Student Activities Office (SAO), Bradley Organization Leadership Training invited leaders from registered student organizations to attend a training session Sunday, Sept. 14. Opening presentations by Director of Student Activities Tom Coy […]

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Fall into fall

1. Tanners Orchard The orchard has been around since 1947 and is famous for its apple cider doughnuts and hot apple cider drinks. From a petting zoo to apple picking, Tanners offers families a fun and inexpensive way to enjoy autumn. • Everyday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. • 740 State Route 40, Speer • […]

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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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Youtuber teaches tricks of the trade

On Sept. 12, YouTube sensation Stuart Edge brought sarcasm, spunk and the comical stylings of his humorous showcase, Edge Talk, to Bradley. Ranging from appearances on “The Tonight Show” to joking around with students on the Marty Theatre stage, Edge’s performances channel the energy of the crowd into comedic routines, dances and magic tricks. Edge […]

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Brief: President’s Office Hours

President Joanne Glasser will hold her monthly office hours from 3-5 p.m. Sept. 25. Students are invited to come in for one-on-one discussions with Glasser about anything they feel needs to be improved upon or changed at Bradley. From suggestions about dining hall food to questions about tuition, Glasser welcomes all inquiries. Any students looking […]

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