A Nightcap in Champaign-Urbana: SomaUltralounge

photo courtesy of ‘Student Life in Downtown Champaign’

If Murphy’s Pub wins the award for the quaintest bar in Urbana-Champaign, and Station 211 wins the award for the most energetic venue in Urbana-Champaign, SomaUltralounge is going to be added to …

Badger Game Day Fashion

Classic game day apparel with Buckymittens and hats.

Game day apparel at any university is about self-expression. While everyone comes together to support the team, everyone tries to stand apart from the crowd with a bow, a cape, or sometimes …

Dress Like a Hoosier

Photo courtesy of Emily Bichl

Tailgating just isn’t tailgating unless you have the right clothes on! And the Hoosiers know exactly how to do it. Girls in their cropped IU tops, long socks, red bows and guys strutting around in …

Crave Truck Serves Hip Street Waffles

Crave Truck  serves hot Belgium waffles out of their bright red truck in the Champaign-Urbana area. Not only can you get a plain, Classic Belgian Waffle, but also a Whole Grain waffle, Gluten-Free Waffle, or a Waffle Parfait. Seasonal offerings …

Top 12 Places to Watch the Game in Columbus

Coming up with great places to watch an Ohio State football game in Columbus, Ohio is an easy task. Narrowing that list to just 12 places can prove to be tricky, though. If you’ve been to Columbus, one thing is …

Murals Surround the Short North

The Short North area has become the cultural center in Columbus, Ohio. It is evident in the myriad of art galleries that are home to the ‘Gallery Hop’, as well as the murals that adorn the once tame brick walls …

Madison’s Best Burgers

Wisconsin may be known as the Dairy State, but we rock a mean burger as well. According to Madison Magazine, Madison boasts more restaurants per capita than any other city in the United States and burgers are certainly part of …

Game Day with the Marching Illini

The Marching Illini enters Memorial Stadium for pre-game. Photo courtesy of the Marching Illini.

Music is something everyone encounters every day. Hop in the car, there’s the radio. Walk down a city street, there are street musicians. Crawl to the

Top 12 Student Run Activities in the Big Ten

Students around the Big Ten make a BIG impact on their communities and the conference every year by organizing numerous events. Some of the biggest and best fundraising, community service events, and educational activities are run by students. Here are …

Husker Tradition Deflated for 2012

photo courtesy of sixsaturdaysandasunday.blogspot.com

A treasured Cornhusker game-day tradition will be placed on hiatus this season. For six decades, fans have been releasing red balloons into the air from the stands following the first Husker touchdown of the game. However, …