Press "Enter" to skip to content

The Bradley Scout

Siblings to spend time on campus during Disney-themed weekend

Students and their brothers and sisters will have the opportunity to go to a variety of Disney-themed events during siblings weekend, which begins today. Siblings Weekend offers a variety of events, including parties, movies, karaoke, laser tag and tons of food. Freshman international business major…

Winter weather takes a break, Peoria gets warmer

Average high temperature last weekend was 60 degrees, more than 20 degrees higher than this time last year Sweatshirts and sneakers replaced coats and boots last weekend as Peoria experienced an unusual break from winter weather. Some students went outside to enjoy the winter thaw.…

Police Reports

About midnight Feb. 6, officers were dispatched to Methodist Medical Center to meet with a student who had been involved in a fight earlier in the night. The student and his friends were walking to a party in the 1500 block of Main Street when…

Events remind students there is eating disorder help

From Feb. 22 to 28, Bradley will be recognizing National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, celebrating the theme “… until eating disorders are history.”  “National Eating Disorder Awareness Week is the largest outreach effort in the nation to raise awareness about eating disorders,” Lisa Fix-Griffin, a…

Student sheds her hair to show support

As prom approaches, many high school girls busy themselves with getting their nails painted, doing their makeup, finding the right dress and locating the perfect arm candy to tie everything together. But there is one thing Ashlie Schlatweiler didn’t have to worry about on the…

Women outperform men in the classroom

Thirty years ago, nearly every college in the country had more male students than female students – but that trend has reversed itself. According to pbs.com, women now make up 56 percent of the college going population. In addition to outnumbering men at college, women…

National criminal deceives greeks

A national con artist recently visited four sororities on campus, scaring members by telling them stories of rape, and then teaching them self-defense moves and encouraging them to buy his pepper spray. President of Panhellenic Council Trisha Koors said all sororities have been warned to…

Timeless romantic classics perfect for Valentine’s Day

Romantics around the world consider it the greatest day of the year.  For single girls, it’s a fake holiday made up by the greeting card companies.  No matter the category you fall into, Valentine’s Day is here.   Whether you’re spending the night snuggling with…

Midstate Magazine: ‘Bradley’s best-kept secret’

If you haven’t heard of Midstate Magazine yet, now is definitely the time to check it out. Midstate Magazine, a student-produced television show, is a collection of news, sports and entertainment sections, all featured live on Peoria cable access channel 22. “Midstate” describes the Central…

Newest romantic flick features star-studded cast

After a full week of quantitative methods, chemistry and sociology, I had the chance to slip away with my friends to see the new romantic comedy, “He’s Just Not That Into You.”   This long-awaited adaptation of the book, written by Greg Behrendt and Liz…

Copyright © 2019 The Scout, Bradley University. All rights reserved.
The Scout is published by members of the student body of Bradley University. Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the University.