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Bradley’s summer orientation is preparing for in-person and virtual scenarios

Bradley’s director of orientation and advisement David Trillizio said that if Illinois doesn’t allow for large gatherings in the month of June, then the incoming freshmen orientation will be moved online. The decision will be decided on June 1. As a result, summer orientation is…

Bradley announces next semester plans: Fall break canceled and in-person classes to end at Thanksgiving

The university provided updates regarding the 2020 fall semester in an email sent out this afternoon, including the cancelation of fall break originally scheduled for Oct. 10-13, and the elimination of in-person classes the last few weeks of the semester. “These decisions will reduce some…

Top stories of the year

The 2019-2020 school year will always be remembered by its abrupt ending due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, there were many other notable events that took place, from the men’s basketball winning its second consecutive Missouri Valley Conference to the string of…

COVID-19: Illinois judge challenges Pritzker’s extension; Greater Peoria area sees 47 new cases this week

A week after Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker announced an extension of the stay-at-home-order, a judge in Southern Illinois issued a temporary injunction for state Rep. Darren Bailey, who claimed the extension subjects citizens to irreparable harm. In his daily briefing on April 27, Pritzker turned…

Bradley names new chief financial officer

Jeffrey Blade, the CEO of Matilda Jane Clothing, was appointed as the next chief financial officer (CFO) by Bradley’s incoming president Stephen Standifird as his first hire. He will assume his position starting on May 1, when Standifird also enters his dual presidential duties. Blade…

Student Senate passes resolutions regarding accessibility

Student Senate announced they passed two resolutions involving accessibility on campus and textbook access in a press release on April 25. While nothing has been approved by the university yet, Student Senate created an outline of how the resolutions would be implemented. Accessibility of Future…

Online award shows to boost campus moral

In order to retain campus pride without actually being on campus, the Student Activities Office held its annual Leadership Awards virtually on April 27.  Organizations like Alumni Affairs, OLLI, Residential Living, Parent’s Association, Student Senate, ACBU, Campus Recreation, Student Activities and Greek life helped present…

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