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College’s 86 percent

College can be full of moral ambiguity. No two people share mirrored views on right and wrong. For college campuses, this especially applies to academics. When it comes to getting an A, students seem to be willing to do whatever it takes. In 2017, Kessler…

Spring fever

Whether it’s the throbbing bass from the house next door that wakes you up or the birds chirping outside your window, evidence is all around us signaling spring has sprung. Students all over campus are coming out of their cocoons and embracing the outside world…

Internships ARE worth the hype

Summer is almost upon us, ladies and gents. While for some that means sun, fun and heading home, others are gearing up for a taste of the professional world. These three months off are prime time for college students to put themselves out there for…

Well, DAMN, Kung Fu Kenny is a Pulitzer Prize-winner

Kendrick Lamar is the king of hip-hop right now. His fourth album “DAMN.” was released almost exactly a year ago and was the fastest-selling album of the year. Of the 14 tracks offered, each one brought something completely new to the table. Lamar experiments with…

Sit down and watch ‘The Standups’

I love a good underdog. And while the comedians featured on Netflix’s series “The Standups” may not exactly be considered underdogs, their half hour sessions are an ideal platform for experiencing different comedic styles. Yes, they landed a gig on Netflix, which is a massive…

Celebrity couple crumbles

It seems as if spring fever has given way to an endless stream of engagement posts, pregnancy proclamations and now … breakup announcements. This past Monday, “Magic Mike” star Channing Tatum and his wife Jenna Dewan issued a statement that left fans in complete disbelief.…

“You know you go to Bradley if…”

Once you graduate and eventually leave good ole’ Peoria, your memories of Bradley are going to be accompanied by the little things that make our school unique. We asked students how they know they went to Bradley, and this is what they had to say.…

‘Night before Nationals’ shines

It isn’t easy being the best. However, the Bradley Speech Team makes being the “most successful extracurricular team in history,” according to the Associated Press, look effortless. Last Friday night, I watched one of four performances hosted by the Bradley Speech Team as a preview…

Peoria bar bracket

March may be over, and Villanova may have taken the tournament, but here at the Scout we aren’t done with bracket madness quite yet. Enjoy a condensed Peoria bar bracket below. Seedings- Farmington 1. Crusens 2. Country Club BBQ (Cams) 3. Jimmy’s 4. Trolley Seeings-…

Katy Perry kissed a boy, but did he like it?

When Katy Perry rolled out her latest album “Witness” during the summer of last year, it was almost immediately regarded as a flop. Many fans already sensed she was past her prime when “Prism” was released in 2013, and it was hard not to be.…