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Editorial: 2018-19 assessment

The Scout’s final edition of this academic year is our time to reflect. Our thumbs up and thumbs down is meant to commemorate the good and improve the shortcomings. From several Bradley teams and affiliated groups acquiring accolades and national recognition to the difficult times…

Column: It’s finally over

According to the urban legend, junior year is the hardest year of high school. Taking multiple AP classes and studying for the SAT and ACT adds a lot of stress. I don’t know if I necessarily found junior year of high school to be harder…

One-on-One Who Will Win the Stanley Cup?

San Jose Sharks – Matt Harrington The San Jose Sharks trailed 3-1 in their first round series against the Vegas Golden Knights, but rallied back to force a game seven on home ice. Down 3-0 with 11 minutes to play in that game, the Sharks…

Editorial: Taking Earth Day one step further

Earth Day celebrations sprouted up across campus this week that The Scout hopes do not go to waste. BU Clean Up Crew, the Wellness Office and Dining Services’ efforts of handing out both reusable straws and totes gave students easy access to small steps individuals…

Senior Column: It’ll change

August 22, 2015 was move-in day. Long story short, I cried. A lot. Fast forwarding about a week, things started to feel a little more comfortable. A couple weeks into the year, I had my squad; myself, two other girls and three guys. I had…

How much is too much? MLS announces plans to expand to 30 teams

Soccer is a rapidly emerging sport in the United States. Gone are the days where the only thought people had of soccer was minivans and post-game snacks. It’s serious business now. Viewership, attendance and participation in soccer is on the rise. MLS teams have some…

It’s all about getting used to success

When Darren Gauson first took over the Bradley Cross Country and Track Program in 2015, it was in a much different place than it is now. The women’s team had just won the Missouri Valley Conference Cross Country Championship, and the men matched their best…

Editorial: Drinking and driving is a not a game

In today’s world, with services like Uber, Lyft and the Hilltop Safety Cruiser, drunk driving seems to not be as pervasive of an issue as it once was. However, this week Bradley’s campus had a serious reminder of just how real the subject is. This…

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