The Optimist

College application guide

Elizabeth Allen, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

If you’re looking to apply to college in the near future, this is the guide for you. Get the basic college application run-down and explanation here, question-and-answer style. Q: What is a college application and what do...

New Year, New Faces

Jack Lyles and Thomas Like, Staff Writer/Design Editor

August 28, 2019

The beginning of the school year typically means changes. Big and small, these differences often define the beginning of the year, and this year is no different. Although new laptops and upgraded pizza stand out to many student...

A new kind of therapy: Friday SRT

Raya Haghverdi, Staff Writer

August 22, 2019

Thinking about the word “psychology” probably conjures up the same image for everyone: a middle-aged woman sitting in a chair with a notepad while someone else is laying on a couch revealing their deepest and most personal...

IU offers global language study program

Iris Kreilkamp, Staff Writer

August 19, 2019

Are you a junior or senior planning on or interested in attending Indiana University? Are you also interested in languages or global culture? The IU Language Flagship Program is part of a nationwide initiative to promote language ...

Offensive line spotlight

Offensive line spotlight

August 19, 2019

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