“Shadows of Innocence”

The figures are sad and staggering. Indiana has the second-highest rate of rape among high-school-aged girls — more than 17 percent of Indiana’s high school girls reported forced sexual intercourse as compared to the national average of 10.5 percent. Tomorrow night, our colleagues in the WFIU/WTIU newsroom, also known as Indiana Public Media, will air […]

Shake it up, Hoosier style

At this point, it’s, well, pointless to resist the phenomenon that’s sweeping—or should I say shaking—the nation. I’m talking, of course, about the “Harlem Shake,” the latest viral video sensation to infect the Internet. I won’t begin to explain the Shake, but let’s just say it’s taken over the bodies of everyone from TV funnymen […]

Big happenings in Btown

This is the time of year when, despite the weather, activities really start heating up at IU Bloomington. Next week is no exception, with several major happenings taking place, starting with a lecture on Monday by former U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar, the longest-serving senator in Indiana’s history and new faculty member in the new School […]