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‘Victim-blaming’ may explain rape and sexual assault study

By Jessica Brown, @BrownJessicaJ

February 4, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

College rapes in the U.S. decreased from 1995 to 2013, according to a study by the Department of Justice.Or have they?The December 2014 study states while the 18 to 24 year-old age group had the highest rate of rape and sexual ass...

Lennon excited about recruiting class

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

February 4, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

SIU’s 2015 football recruiting class was announced throughout Wednesday as National Signing Day for high school players took place around the country.The Salukis announced signed players as their individual national letters of ...

Softball to kick off season this weekend

By Sean Phee, @SeanPheeDE

February 4, 2015

Filed under Softball, Sports

SIU softball will have a busy weekend to start the 2015 season, with four games in two days.The Salukis left Wednesday for Charleston, S.C., for the Charleston Southern Tournament, where they will kick off the season against Ohio S...

10-day enrollment shows slight increase

By Jonathan Swartz

February 3, 2015

Filed under Campus, News

The campus’ spring enrollment increased by 65 students from last spring according to the university.Administration officials attributed the increase to investment in recruitment and retention plans, university spokeswom...

Former dawgs sniffing NFL opportunities

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

February 3, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

MyCole Pruitt and Malcom Agnew are not the only former Saluki football players with sights on the National Football League.Thor Hadfield, Courtney Richmond, LaSteven McKinney and Ken Malcome are all using the offseason, combines and p...

‘Project Almanac’ produces inconclusive results

By Jacob Pierce | @JacobPierce1_DE | Daily Egyptian

February 3, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews, Pulse

Time travel has been used in fiction for quite some time. At its best, it can produce classic films such as “The Terminator,” “Back to the Future” and “Groundhog Day.” At its worst, time travel can cause a plot to b...

‘Paddington’ is a joyous surprise

By Jacob Pierce | @JacobPierce1_DE | Daily Egyptian

February 2, 2015

Filed under Movie Reviews, Pulse

The film industry is full of surprises. While it can be a nonstop train of overused trends, actors and money-making ploys, once in a blue moon a film comes along and shows why movies are beautiful.It shows the capacity the ind...

Rich enters elite company at Johnston City

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

February 2, 2015

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Thursday night was a big night for Paige Rich and it was nothing new for her.The Johnston City High School junior finished that night’s game with 18 points in the Indians’ 67-63 win over Fairfield High School.She received the bigg...

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