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BU adds finance degree

A master of science in quantitative finance degree is coming to Bradley. The interdisciplinary degree, which will be offered at the Foster College of Business and Administration, is a 30-credit hour curriculum with strong emphasis on computer sciences, mathematics and financial models. Bradley will join…

Rainwater floods campus

For some students, the puddles created by the large amounts of rain pelting Central Illinois last weekend are inconvenient, but there is no immediate solution to keeping the puddles at bay. Sophomore psychology and administration of criminal justice major Becca Valladeres said she hates the…

Cell service may increase

Jori Zimmerman said she doesn’t get cell phone service in any buildings on campus. And she’s not alone. Students who use AT&T receive poor, if any, service in the academic buildings and residence halls. “I have two classes in the basement of Burgess,” Zimmerman said.…

More than half of Senate seats still empty

17 seats remain open, students can petition to represent buildings other than their own Student Senate’s first meeting was Monday, and no students petitioned to fill any of the 17 available seats. This is the highest number of unfilled seats Senate has seen in recent…

Police Reports

At 2:36 a.m. Monday, officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of Glenwood Ave. on a robbery report. Upon arrival, officers saw the victim was bleeding from the nose and mouth.   The victim said four or five black juvenile males approached him, all with…

Lambda Chi to acquire charter

Lambda Chi Alpha has been a colony on campus for about a year, and the group is still growing as it approaches its date to receive a charter, Derek Hartmann said. The co-recruitment chairman for the colony said Lambda Chi got 10 new members in…

Drinking games harmful

Excessive drinking is becoming more and more common on college campuses, Melissa Sage-Bollenbach said, and drinking games like beer pong can contribute to the danger. The director of the Wellness Program said college students don’t always realize the amount of alcohol they are consuming could…

Despite student rumors, recycling exists on campus

There are 38 recycling bins on campus, but some students said they are unsure of the extent of Bradley’s recycling program. “I don’t think they recycle at all. I heard the recycling bins at Bradley are left over from when they used to recycle,” sophomore…

Campus group makes democracy matter at BU

Student creates organization to foster fair politics, encourage voting, offer internships Democracy Matters, a nonpartisan organization, emerged on campus a month ago, but the group’s president, Nicole Hanson, said students are already expressing interest. The organization’s goal is to “get big money out of politics,”…

Army ROTC program set to return to Bradley soon

An Army ROTC program will return to Bradley after 30 years. The ROTC program, which means Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, was first started in the late 1970s and was around for nearly 10 years, Vice President for Student Affairs Alan Galsky said. Bradley was told…

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