Calling all Cinderellas: Breaking down the bracket of inaugural Hoosier Hysteria competition

Herman B Wells, Hoagy and Homecoming. Mark Cuban, Kinsey and candy-striped pants. They represent just a few of the Btown legends and traditions vying to win the inaugural “Hoosier Hysteria: The Bloomington Bracket” competition.

The magic of Btown

If you noticed a little less banter here these last several days, you can blame Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and the wonderful world of Disney, which is where I recently spent my kids’ fall break and, sadly, a good chunk of their college savings. Not that I should be complaining about a week in sunny […]

‘Breaking Away’

Homecoming at IU Bloomington is all about reunions, reliving college memories and remembering what makes IU the special place it is. So it was nice to see Entertainment Weekly embrace the homecoming spirit this week in unveiling its annual “Reunions” issue. The new issue is sure to bring back some good memories for Hoosier alums, […]

Lights, Camera, Action! It’s Homecoming!

Being that it’s both Homecoming at IU and a presidential debate week, it only seemed fitting to prep this blog banter with a primer on “the great homecoming debate.” For those who haven’t heard, there’s a historical battle raging about who started this quintessential college and university tradition. True to its Fighting Illini spirit, the […]