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Thursday, June 5, 2014 12:00 am

UIS professor Rosina Neginsky’s new book explores images of a woman who “never was”

 Some philosophers and psychologists think we are “hardwired for beauty”: it “inspires and motivates us.” Rosina Neginsky has spent her lifetime learning about, experiencing and understan
Health & Fitness
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 12:00 am

Sweat to today’s hottest music

 Like almost everyone else I know, I have long struggled against my sofa’s seductiveness as well as my upbringing of bedtime snacks.  But the thought of facing down an army of cold, grey e
Capital City Parent
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 12:00 am

History can help parents deal with sexting

 A while back, a friend’s 14-year-old daughter sent inappropriate images and texts of herself to her boyfriend. The images were not the worst one might imagine – she was clothed – but her m
Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013 12:00 am

UIS creative writers celebrate each other creatively

A stranger visiting Oak Ridge Cemetery on a recent Sunday might have wondered what a tribe of 50 were doing at the Tanner Mausoleum – surely no burial, too much noise, drumming, laughter! Edging


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 Illinois Times was gratified by the number of entires that we received for the Visitors Guide Cover Art Contest. We would like to thank all of the 56 participants who submitted entries. Your eff...