Power Issue

Sep 11, 2014 9:24 am

Morning fuel

It’s the most important meal of the day, supposedly, but fitting in a complete, balanced meal before running to catch the bus can be hard. IU students rely on a range of breakfasts to jumpstart their day and sustain them until lunch, and here are some favorites.

Sep 10, 2014 5:00 pm

Dress (and stand) for success

Amid the mass of North Face jackets and Sperry shoes on campus, variety can be an anomaly. How can you dress and carry yourself in a powerful and defining way?

Oct 14, 2008 11:00 am

The First lady

In a year of female candidates, Indiana embraces its own.

Sep 10, 2014 5:33 pm

Superpowered stories

Try to imagine a world without superheroes. A world without men and women gallivanting, punching, and eye-lasering for justice. Not easy, huh?

Sep 10, 2014 6:03 pm

Let's talk about energy

IU carries a lot of power with it. As a great source of academic power, IU can't function without the physical power running through the water and electric lines of campus. Without literal power, IU is powerless as an institution.

Sep 10, 2014 7:01 pm

Behind the scenes

It's easy to see those who hold power on campus. President Michael McRobbie. The men's basketball team. Jacobs School of Music performers in the operas and ballets. But what about the people who don't stand in the spotlight?

Sep 10, 2014 6:02 pm

Want from within

Tempestt Walker is a survivor. A senior first-generation college student, she plans to graduate in May with a degree in public health. Tempestt and nearly 2,200 other IU students are the first in their families to attend college.

Sep 10, 2014 5:59 pm

Finding purpose in pain

Thirty minutes and five people later, his mother's insulin pump was in his body despite his protest. The insulin pump read 469 — more than 300 points above average. His mother took one look and told him he was diabetic.

Sep 10, 2014 5:56 pm

Huggin' strangers

Jacob Klopfenstein headed to Sample Gates with a "Free Hugs" sign and hoped for the best. Afterwards, he shared his thoughts about the experience.

Sep 10, 2014 5:23 pm


Check out Bloomington's arcade scene.

Oct 14, 2008 11:00 am

The power players

The look and feel of youth activism today is a far cry from the political dissidence waged by the young folks of the 1960s and '70s. Violent protests have been replaced with rallies in the park, and sit-ins are largely a thing of the past. But there is no doubt that this election has not only gripped the minds of young people, but mobilized them into action like never before.

Sep 10, 2014 5:16 pm

Catch some shuteye

You’ve got that 2 p.m. feeling — but wait, forget the bottle of 5-Hour Energy. It’s time for a power nap.