Category: NEW McK Review Issues

Home of the current year’s issues.

How you know you are a McKendree Student

BY TEAGAN SCHWAB                                             […]

What’s all the Yammer about?

BY ANNA BELMONTE Staff Writer Join groups. Get connected. Build yet another Facebook-like community. It will replace email; it will make Academia easier; it will […]

Please don’t cry about Wi-Fi

BY LAUREN REEVES Staff Writer This semester, students have sent numerous emails. Dialed in hyperventilated & breathless calls. And, frantically marched their way to the […]

A Poll on the Polls: Are students engaged and informed on the upcoming presidential election?

BY GRACE McDOWELL Staff Writer “Trumping” Politics: The Poll (given to 20 McKendree students): When is the next presidential election? Can you name any candidates running? […]

Football Update

BY KYLE FRANKE                                             […]

The nightmare of a stolen car

BY ERICA POUR                                             […]

A crowded university

BY MARQUIS CHERRY                                             […]

Spotlight on Art: Gallery Update

BY BENJAMIN RICHTER                                             […]

[2015-2016] Vol. 94, Iss. 1 The Review Crew

Vol. 94, Iss. 1 Editors Lauren Reeves Editor-in-Chief Anna Belmonte Assistant Editor  Editing Team Lauren Reeves Anna Belmonte In This Issue Erica Pour Sarah Goetze […]

Leditor from the Editor

Hello everyone. My name is Lauren Reeves, and I am a Speech Communication major and Journalism minor. I was heavily involved in my high school’s […]

Syrian Refugees

BY JACLYN CIMARUSTI                                             […]

No Longer Flex-ible

BY GRACE MCDOWELL                                             […]

Open Door

BY WHITNEY HUFFINES                                             […]

Defying Gravity

 BY VICTORIA DAY                                             […]

New Business In Town

BY TEAGAN SCHWAB                                             […]

New Master’s Program with a New Mastermind Behind It

BY SARAH GOETZE                                             […]

His Story in the Making

BY ERICA POUR                                             […]

Miss Perfect

BY TAQUISHA DRISDELL, EDITOR Irma Maciukaite is from a small town in Pasvalys, Lithuania known as Sinkhole Park.  Maciukaite attended Petro Vileisio Gymnasium High school […]

The Key to Victory

BY WILL BASLER, STAFF WRITER Players and fans alike have their ways of avoiding bad luck. For fans, it may be sitting in the same […]


BY DONNA BICK, EDITOR Does this image to the left depict chaos? Yes, it does! But according to The Psychological Meaning of Chaos: Translating Theory […]

Give Big to the Pig

What is Give Big to the Pig? Give Big to the Pig is a fun way for McKendree students, faculty and staff to share in […]

Senior Class Gift

    Senior Class Gift- The What. The Why. The Senior Class Gift (SCG) encompasses a proud tradition of senior classes making a gift to […]

Bringing Service into the Classroom

BY JENNA MORRIS & MAGGIE MUELLER, STAFF WRITERS Community service plays a large role at McKendree University.  Many students are actively involved with the Lyn […]

Running Corner

BY TAQUISHA DRISDELL, EDITOR Theme of the Week: Aerobic Endurance                               […]

A.L.P.H.A.- A Great Organization!

BY DONNA BICK, EDITOR Once again the ladies of A.L.P.H.A., also known as Amazing Ladies Pursuing Holistic Appreciation are in full swing. Several ladies turned […]

Volume 93, Issue 8- The Review Crew

Vol. 93, Iss. 8 Editors Emily Lucia Editor-in-Chief Donna Bick Assistant Editor Taquisha Drisdell Assistant Editor  Lauren Apetz Media Editor Editing Team Emily Lucia Donna Bick […]

“Leditors”- Letter from the Editors

Reporting the news is difficult. Here at The McKendree Review, we believe that no matter what kind of news it is, there is a story that […]

[Vol. 93, Iss. 7] || The McKendree Review Crew

Vol. 93, Iss. 7 Editors Kimberly Bennett Editor-in-Chief Mindy Allen Assistant Editor Emily Lucia Assistant Editor / Web Manager Editing Team Mindy Allen Kimberly Bennett Donna […]

[Iss. 7] || Leditors | A Letter from the Editors

Hello everyone, We would like to apologize for the delay. The Review staff had every intention to publish the online edition of Iss. 7, but […]

[Iss. 7] || Marjane Satrapi Visits McKendree University

BY KIMBERLY BENNETT & MINDY ALLEN Editor-in-Chief & Assistant Editor  Since 1998, McKendree University has invited renowned speakers for the George E. McCammon Memorial Distinguished […]

[Iss. 7] || Love is Colorblind

BY BRITANI BEASLEY Staff Writer Interviewees: Darlisha Farmer and Simeon Bradshaw As we grow up we find ourselves being judged by our income, jobs, families, […]

[Iss. 7] || McKendree University Bearcat Rotaract News

BY MARTHA EGGERS Group Advisor The Bearcat Rotaract Club met recently to carve these pumpkins as a community service project.  The pumpkins were donated to […]

[Iss. 7] || What’s Next? Looking into the Future of McKendree University

BY BRITTANY ANSPACH Staff Writer In the past two years McKendree has welcomed the biggest classes in the college’s history. Like many other students, I […]

[Iss. 7] || Student Taylor Simmons Provides Insight on Athletic Training

BY BRITANI BEASLEY Staff Writer Taylor Simmons, a junior at McKendree University, is an athletic training major with a minor in sport psychology. Simmons is […]

[Iss. 7] || Introducing One of the Newest Staff Members of McKendree University

BY BRITANI BEASLEY Staff Writer This semester you have probably seen new faces on campus, including students and faculty members. Also, there are new offices, […]

[Iss. 7] || Winners of the Humanities Division Essay Contest

PROVIDED BY THE HUMANITIES DIVISION Winner: Megan Benitone Megan Benitone 2014 October 30 Hans: The Most Lovable Villain She is freezing to death.  Her skin is so […]

[Iss. 7] || Blast from the Past

PROVIDED BY THE MCKENDREE REVIEW 20 Years Ago….  (reprinted from Oct. 24 – Nov. 6, 1994; Vol. 73, No. 4)  

[Iss. 7] || Title IX Changes at Mizzou & How it Affects McKendree University

BY NATALIE VAN BOOVEN Staff Writer The University of Missouri Board of Curators has authorized changes to the UM system’s Title IX procedures. On Oct. […]

[Iss. 7] || Becoming a College Graduate: Stressors Concerning Your Final Semester of College

BY BRITTANY ANSPACH Staff Writer Many students are in or about to start their final semester at McKendree University. As one of those students, I definitely […]

[Iss. 7] || Acquire Free Money through an App

BY MINDY ALLEN Assistant Editor Are you one of those people who clips coupons? Do you try to cut costs in every way possible? Did […]

[Iss. 7] || Are Long Distance Relationships Worth it in the End?

BY TAQUISHA DRISDELL Staff Writer While approximately 14 to 15 million people in the United States considered themselves to be in a  long distance relationship, […]

[Iss. 7] || Encouraging McKendree Students to Consider Graduating Early

BY KIMBERLY BENNETT Editor-in-Chief  The last three and a half years of college at McKendree University have not been easy, but they were well worth […]