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Armed robbery at an off-campus residence

At approximately 7:26 p.m. on Tuesday, an armed robbery took place in an off-campus area in the 900 block of N. Cooper Street, near the intersection of West Laura Avenue. The Bradley University Police Department issued a safety alert just before 8 p.m and briefed…

Bradley by the numbers: Four takeaways from this year’s statistical profile

In late October, the university released its annual statistical report, providing more detailed breakdowns of its enrollment numbers. Retention rate slowly recovering After an extreme historical-low, undergraduate retention has increased slightly. Of the 1,090 freshmen enrolled last fall, 925 returned to campus for the fall…

Beyond saving the bees and butterflies

A seminar Friday discussed the native species in Illinois and the advancements made in the entomology field. Angella Moorehouse from the Illinois Nature Preserve Commission talked about her findings in the western Illinois area. Moorehouse is a Natural Areas Preservation Specialist with a concentration in…

Hands-on talk: Interactive Narrative Club offers game discussions

Each week in the GCC, a passionate conversation spreads about the common thread tying together everything from video and tabletop games to “choose your own adventure” books: interactive storytelling. On Wednesday, Bradley’s Interactive Narrative Club (INC) met to discuss and analyze their favorite interactive stories,…

Police Reports: Nov. 22, 2019

• A female employee reported smelling gas in the kitchen of Geisert Dining Hall at approximately 7 p.m. on Nov. 14. The smell was no longer present when checked with a gas meter, and gas could not be detected. • A driver struck another vehicle…

An appetite for success

The scents of fine finger foods filled the air in the Peplow Pavilion of the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center. Students and alumni were dressed in business casual attire, hoping that the night would provide great networking opportunities. The Student Alumni Association hosted the first “Appetizers with…

Up ‘til dawn for charity

A playlist filled with 2000s Disney music blared while fundraisers gathered around tables to make posters last Friday night. When the clock struck midnight, participants were bussed to the Greater Peoria Family YMCA, where they would enjoy dodgeball, laser tag, obstacle courses and other activities…

Fun for one and fun for all

Designed as a place for locals to gather to play, Just for Fun offers puzzles, board, card, miniature and role-playing games. The local business at 3010 N. Sterling Ave. is home to over 7,000 different games that customers can buy and play. “Game stores are…

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