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CFA – College Full of Adjuncts

By Lee Pikelny

In Bradley University’s Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts, part-time faculty members, or adjuncts, have been called on to teach students various skills for different fields. Each department – Art, Communication, Interactive Media, Music and Theatre Arts – has its own set of adjuncts, with some being utilized differently than others. We’ll see how various staff members came to Bradley, look at the different courses they teach, and hear a student’s take on his experience with the part-time crew.

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No, Taylor Swift did not make the cut (you’re welcome).

By Katie Casey

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When it comes to music, I like to think that I have an eclectic taste in music. I would be lying if I said that I am a huge rock or heavy metal fan, but for the most part I like a wide variety of music. If I had to choose, I would have to say country is my favorite, but I enjoy alternative, pop, rap and R&B as well. With that being said, I put together a list of my top 5 favorite albums of the year so far (and don’t you worry, Taylor Swift didn’t make the cut)… (more…)