• Recipe of red sauce pasta

    Shivani Agrawal
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    Apr 12, 2021
    A dab of cream can often be the only option that can save a long, stressful weekday. In such situations, switching to this hearty red sauce pasta. Pasta is mixed in a simple tomato mushroom cream sauce and topped with plenty of fresh chopped vegetables and parmesan Cheese for a meal which the whole family can enjoy. This will bring a smile on everybody's face, regardless of how their day went.
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  • The art of viewing Art: How to make the most of your next visit to the art museum

    Akhil Srinath
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    TechNews Writer
    Apr 12, 2021
    Whether we choose to admit it or not, we have all had the feeling of uncertainty while viewing art - the feeling of “I just don’t get it”. Is it because we aren’t looking close enough? Is it maybe because art just isn’t our thing? Or maybe it takes more than just using your eyes to look at a painting? You start to question your imagination. You start doubting your interests and you tend to become apprehensive about investing your time into something that you think is not for you. This may not always be the case. Some people fall in love with art with the first few paintings they look at. It appeals to them in ways that any other passion or interest would to other people. The truth is - looking at art, like any other art form, takes time and effort to enjoy and get good at, and just because you are not an artist or an art expert does not mean you cannot enjoy viewing art like one. It is just a matter of using your imagination and knowing what to look for.
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  • Leadership Academy Senior Spotlight: Emma Stohlman

    Anthea Gonzalez
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    Leadership Academy Scholar
    Apr 12, 2021
    Emma Stohlman was born and raised in Dumfries, Virginia and will be graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Astrophysics in May 2021. Emma has completed internships with Senator Bernard Sanders and at the Center for Strategic International Studies (within their Aerospace Security Project.). Through these experiences, Emma has developed a passion for space, energy, and science policy and hopes to work in either government or consulting. She is currently interning at BryceTech, an aerospace consulting firm.  Emma is also a proud older sister of her 4 younger siblings and has enjoyed watching them grow up. 
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  • Interview with incoming SGA Executive Board

    Dan Marten
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    Public Relations Chair
    Apr 12, 2021
    Benjamin Barber, incoming executive president of the Illinois Institute of Technology Student Government Association (SGA), was hesitant to say that handling the return to in-person classes and the continuing COVID-19 pandemic would be the defining features of the new SGA executive board — or be its legacy.
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  • SGA Senate Meeting Recap (4/7/2021)

    Joel Kelsey
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    TechNews Writer
    Apr 12, 2021
    On Wednesday, April 7, 2021, the Illinois Tech Student Government Association held their weekly Senate meeting. The session was led by Executive Vice President Derek Rhea. This was the last Senate meeting before the swearing-in of the new SGA executive board for 2021-22. To view the Facebook livestream, go to https://bit.ly/3uGn8q1.
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  • My dreadful interview experience with Microsoft

    Sundaresh Senguttuvan
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    Distribution Manager
    Apr 12, 2021
    With great power comes great responsibility. Like that, with great interviews comes a great amount of preparation. I experienced this in my fatal first interview attempt with Microsoft. I interviewed last week for a product lead position with the hopes and dreams of a naive young boy. But sooner I realized I went to war yielding a spear made of sponge against a fire-spitting dragon. I would rate my interview experience as the most terrible one, including all that is yet to come. 

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  • Proof of COVID-19's emergence from bats

    Shivani Agrawal
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    TechNews Writer
    Apr 12, 2021
    The suggestion that the virus which causes COVID-19 was developed in an experiment is among the many unsubstantiated claims that have threatened efforts to keep people updated during pandemic. Misinformation is dangerous. The overwhelming majority of scientists who have researched the virus, however, believe that it originated spontaneously and spread to humans from such an animal species, most likely a bat.
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  • Results of 2021 SGA executive board elections

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    Apr 12, 2021
    As provided by the Student Government Association (SGA) Executive Election Committee on April 2, 2021:

    The Student Government Association Executive Elections have officially concluded. 583 unique ballots were cast among the Illinois Tech and Vandercook student bodies. The Executive Election Committee is proud to announce your 2021-2022 SGA Executive Board.
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