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Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis

Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis

The words of junior Alison Tews: “Some people will ask what is wrong, hear the word ‘arthritis,’ and move on without listening to the part that it is a chronic, progressive disease that affects my whole body all the time.”

by · March 8, 2013 · 2 comments · Features
Responsibility is Aaron Milauskas’s job. Student Body President is his title. See what just one day looks like for our busy SBP.  (Photograph by Timothy P. Riethmiller)

A day with the Student Body President

Aaron Milauskas talks about the responsibilities of serving as Student Body President as his term draws to an end. Read here to find out what all goes into committing a year to this role.

by · March 1, 2013 · 0 comments · Features, Life & Times
Peace at The Potter’s House

Peace at The Potter’s House

Janie Berry never imagined herself in the business world. Now, as owner of The Potter’s House in Marion, she takes pride in what she sells: fair-trade goods made of recycled materials.

by · March 1, 2013 · 0 comments · Features, Local/Indiana
Photograph by Micah Hancock

Food, Friendship, Fiction

Kay’s Pizza, on Main Street in Gas City, houses a storytelling community you can’t see from the outside.

by · February 22, 2013 · 0 comments · Features, Local/Indiana
Volleyball, Palestine and Coach Brittany Smith

Volleyball, Palestine and Coach Brittany Smith

Last month Coach Brittany Smith travelled to Israel to work with Palestinian volleyball teams and coaches. While there she saw stereotypes and assumptions crushed by the foot of reality and the hand of empowerment.

by · February 15, 2013 · 0 comments · Features
More than a facility, Serenity House provides a place of rest and comfort for women 18 and older, while preparing them for life on their own.

Serenity House

More than a facility, Serenity House provides a place of rest and comfort for women 18 and older, while preparing them for life on their own.

by · February 8, 2013 · 0 comments · Features
To be remembered

To be remembered

Boren lived with her legacy in mind. The Upland community knew her for her kind and hospitable nature.

by · January 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Features
A confectionary impact

A confectionary impact

Nick is in the ministry of business, and that is truly how he sees his ice cream franchise, Kilwins. But more important than the number of scoops of ice cream or the boxes of truffles he sells are the countless number of lives he touches in a day by simply loving people.

by · December 7, 2012 · 0 comments · Features

A Down-Home Salon

Paula’s husband Craig started Craig & Friends salon in Wabash, Ind., in 1976. Now Paula has owned and operated the salon in Upland for about 30 years, continuing her husband’s vision for a “down-home,” family atmosphere that makes customers feel like friends.

by · November 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Features
Steadfast Reconciliation: A Q&A with Daoud Nassar

Steadfast Reconciliation: A Q&A with Daoud Nassar

Daoud Nassar is a Palestinian Christian farmer who lives just south of Bethlehem on a farm in Israeli occupied territory. In the midst of political turmoil and numerous attempts by Israeli government officials to bully the Nassar family off their land, Daoud works to create peace and reconciliation through numerous projects, including the Tent of Nations.

by · November 30, 2012 · 0 comments · Features, World/National