Category - Campus Life

Why I love being part of a cultural community

The Vietnamese Student Association (VSA) is one of several Asian organizations we have on campus at 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@. Our organization allows for the celebration and awareness of Vietnamese culture through the leadership of current students, such as myself and others. 

 

Hana Bui
Hana Bui
January 15, 2024

Cultural Market Excursion

I think food is the best way to connect people, as food possesses the ability to transcend language barriers, becoming the universal language of love.

Hoang Trieu
Hoang Trieu
December 12, 2023

Holiday traditions at 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@ 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@

From the mesmerizing glow of the tree-lighting ceremony to the harmonious melodies of Christmas at 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@, each tradition adds a unique touch to the season. Here are a few of our favorites: 

 

Tobi Matter
Tobi Matter
December 1, 2023

365体育投注_365体育备用网址@ student perspective: What is uniquely QC

This summer, I set out to experience things in the Quad Cities. As an incoming senior with a summer internship at Visit Quad Cities, I took it upon myself to get out and see what’s going on in the place where I live. 

Jenny Dunder
Jenny Dunder
September 8, 2023

What to expect your first year at 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@

A new environment can bring new challenges, but also positive experiences. Here are some things I wish I knew before I came to 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@ 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@, and how you can prepare yourself before you arrive. 

Brett Kuras
Brett Kuras
July 27, 2023

Tips for living with a roommate

Sharing living spaces can be an incredible opportunity for personal growth and lifelong friendships, and it can become a memorable chapter in your life. However, it also comes with its fair share of challenges.

Brett Kuras
Brett Kuras
June 12, 2023

6 reasons why we love the Quad Cities

As Valentine's Day approaches, we're reflecting on just how much we love the Quad Cities! Not only is our beautiful campus along the banks of the Mississippi River, but it's in one of the four cities that make up the Quad-Cities area.

February 8, 2023

Thrilled to see Penguin Project's 'I Am Able'

As a Rock Island local, I’ve been fortunate to stay involved in my passions even while “away” at college. One of my passions, mentoring in the Penguin Project, is coming to the big screen in “I Am Able” on Nov. 3-13!

Georgi Feigley
Georgi Feigley
November 3, 2022

Our favorite time of year

Fall might be our favorite season. From football to walks through bright foliage, there are plenty of ways to enjoy fall on 365体育投注_365体育备用网址@’s campus. 

Tobi Matter
Tobi Matter
October 28, 2022