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Marquis shines for No. 6 Titan softball

It was not long ago CCIW coaches picked the Illinois Wesleyan University Softball team, ranked eighth in the nation, to finish first in the CCIW for the 2015 season. After 20 games, the Titans are not only on course to win the CCIW but have improved their national rank to […]


Kentucky has a chance to make history in March Madness tourney

Connor Allen, Staff Writer   The NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball tournament has once again lived up to all the hype and excitement known as March Madness. This tournament has been a great one filled with many spectacular upsets and incredible buzzer-beating shots. In case you haven’t been keeping up […]


Streaking Titans sweep the Blue Jays in home opener

Streaking Titans sweep the Blue Jays in home opener

Eric Gilbert, Sports Editor   The Illinois Wesleyan University Titans baseball team brought out the brooms on March 28 and 29, starting off their conference season with a three-game sweep of Elmhurst College. Due to inclement weather, the games were moved from Elmhurst to Bloomington, giving IWU faithful their first […]


Two IWU students to spend academic year at Oxford

Emily Considine, Staff Writer   Two Illinois Wesleyan University students were accepted into a prestigious program at Oxford University. Sophomores Sophie Popovich and and Duc Nguyen will spend an academic year in the traditional English tutorial system. According to the flyer for the Pembroke Program, the tutorial is a distinctive […]


Fashion Explosion Event at IWU empowers community members

Fashion Explosion Event at IWU empowers community members

Anna Lowenthal, Editor-in-Chief   Over 200 members of the Illinois Wesleyan University and Bloomington-Normal community attended the third annual “Celebrating the Beauty Within” Fashion Explosion hosted in the IWU Memorial Center on Sunday, March 29 at 4:00 p.m. The mission for the event, as stated in the program, was to […]


Obama runs past Congress to U.N. on Iran

Daniel Maibenco, Columnist   For the past several months, the U.S. and Iran have been in closed-door meetings. While it is not a secret that the Obama administration wants to make a legacy by carving a “true peace” with Iran and lifting sanctions, allowing them to have a legitimate nuclear […]


A look at IWU’s Gen. Ed. program

Amelia Smith, Columnist   As a senior who is barely graduating this May after three semesters of overloading in order to finish all my of General Education requirements, I wanted to reflect on my experience with the Gen. Ed. program at Illinois Wesleyan University. I would like to preface my […]


Ask Anna: Don’t panic

Anna Lowenthal, Editor-in-Chief   Q: Dear Anna, I’m freaking out about these last few weeks of the semester. What do I do to make it through alive? A: It seems like every semester, we come back from Thanksgiving break or spring break to a hellfire at school, and start our […]


Sodexo offers fresh new specials for Illinois Wesleyan students and Tommy’s and Dugout

Editorial, Argus Staff   Now that spring break is over and we’re all living and eating on campus daily, it can sometimes be hard to break away from the monotony of the standard menu items offered at Bertholf Commons, Tommy’s and the Dugout. While we sometimes branch out from the […]


Butterfly: The metamorphosis of Kendrick Lamar

Butterfly: The metamorphosis of Kendrick Lamar

Eric Novak, Staff Writer   Last week, the unthinkable happened. The new Kendrick Lamar album To Pimp A Butterfly dropped a week early. The Internet was abuzz with furious enthusiasm, as this might have been one of the most anticipated albums so far in 2015. The album itself is an […]