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Here’s some examples of healthy options in the area.

Feeding your body well

Why you should buy those dozen farm eggs for $3.50Abigail Roberts | Echo Buying local, farm-grown meat and produce for many students may seem like a worthy but impossible commitment, but Micah Stewart (‘19), Rob Reber, assistant professor of environmental science, and local Upland farmers think otherwise. Imagine you’re in […]

by · April 5, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Graphic created by Abigail Roberts.

Seeking sources in Indiana’s food desert

A look at Taylor’s food budgetAbigail Roberts | The Echo Taylor sits in the middle of a food desert. A food desert is an area with low local access to fresh produce and foods. Unbeknownst to many local residents, Aggressively Organic estimates that every county in Indiana struggles with food […]

by · March 15, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · News
Couples are excited to cook together on Valentine's Day.

Couples eat their hearts out

Chef’s Table Valentine’s Day experienceGrace Hooley | Echo Love is in the air, but it is also in students’ stomachs as Chef’s Table with Creative Dining Services is putting on an event named “To the Heart, Through the Stomach.” This event will take place Friday, Feb. 22, from 5–7 p.m. […]

by · February 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Features
The dorm friendly recipe book: Christmas edition

The dorm friendly recipe book: Christmas edition

Festive treats for all your holiday needsBy Kassidy Weemhoff | Echo The whirlwind of the Christmas season is upon us (literally). Amidst the hectic open house prepping, exam studying, post-Thanksgiving working out and Silent Night anticipating, you need to take a snack break. It’s important to take time to warm […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The DC provides a number of options for meals

Stop dishin’ on the DC

A student’s response to negativityMegan Miller | Contributor “I can’t remember the last time I’ve actually had a decent meal at the DC.” “Yeah, I can never find anything to eat.”    I hear this type of conversation on a daily basis, but I can never manage to see where […]

by · November 16, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials
Payne’s Restaurant’s food truck will be feeding the crowds at the Discover Downtown Marion event this Friday!

Discovering downtown Marion

Spend your night getting to know Marion, IndianaBy Lily Smith | Contributor Are you looking for a Friday night of fun? Discover Downtown Marion is your solution. On Friday, Oct. 12, grab some of your closest pals, hop in a car and head to downtown Marion. The Discover Downtown Marion […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
The Chef's Table crew gets ready for another interactive event. (Photo by Ellie Bookmyer)

Chef’s Table is creating interactive spaces

The Chef’s Table teaches students about foodChrishauna Curry | Echo We all gather to eat together, but what does it mean to gather at the Chef’s table? The Chef’s Table is a Creative Dining event on campus where the staff interacts with students while also creating a learning atmosphere for them. […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Enjoy three band’s music and dinner at a local concert. (Photograph provided by Grains and Grill website)

Good times are coming to Grains and Grill

Fairmont restaurant hosts concert for James Dean festivalBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo This Saturday, Grains and Grill restaurant in Fairmont is hosting a concert to celebrate the James Dean Festival. Music and festivities begin at 5 p.m., with Cadaver Dogs opening the show. Soulshot is to follow at 6:45 p.m., and […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The takeover stations will stay for a week. This week, the theme featured dishes from the Middle East, North Africa and India.

Taqueria Takeover

DC’s new station takeover explainedBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo Hummus and kebabs replaced burritos and nachos this week during the Hodson Dining Commons’ first station takeover.   The Za’atar hummus bar featured dishes inspired by the Middle East, North Africa and India. It was inspired by the recent trends involving […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Foodie Fix

Foodie Fix

Spice up your day with a trip to El Taco ExpressBy Chrysa Keenon| Echo Looks can be deceiving, but that should never stop you from trying to get a taste for good food. It is easy to drive right by El Taco Express on your average trip to Buffalo Wild […]

by · May 4, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times, Uncategorized