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Playlist: Concerts in Your Car

Deanna Frances

January 25, 2016

If you’re planning any long trips home or just looking for some good music to rock out to on your way to class, be sure to check out these songs:1. “Fight Song” by Rachel PlattenI love listening to this song in the car, because it’s the perfect song for motivation. The empowering lyrics, “This i...

Traditions unite NIU

'Thunder Stix' and red and black are staples of Huskie home football games.

Katherine Orr

August 31, 2010

NIU has a number of traditions  — some older, some relatively new. The way these traditions continue is through the support of the students. On most college campuses, their fight song is a main tradition. Here at NIU, the fight song is known throughout campus complete with words and visuals. Junior education major Lori Lewandowski said she belie...