February 22, 2016

Why you should write, even if you (think you) hate it

1. Writing is hard, but it gets easier the more you do it. Maybe it’s because you learn to deal with the challenges of the writing process, and you find the methods that work best for you. 2. Whether you notice it or not, your writing is always improving. The more you write, the more you can see your progress […]
February 10, 2016

English vs. Bio

Oana Manta, senior in English, enjoys binge watching good shows, ice skating, and supporting the Blackhawks. Oana studied biological sciences before switching over to English. She shares the differences between writing for these two disciplines and explains that these different writing styles may not necessarily be polar opposites. During my first three years at UIC, I was a biological sciences […]