Sweat Issue

The 5,000 Mile Man

04/08/2013

Winston’s decision to spend a year exploring the world came to him in the back of a flatbed truck during the summer of 2007, as he was driving through ...

Doubleheader

04/08/2013

When former high school football star Greg Heban arrived in Bloomington for his freshman year in college, he only had one goal in mind: make the IU baseball ...

Meet the Zellers

04/08/2013

Three minivans and 320,000 miles later, Steve and Lori Zeller are climbing into their SUV to make the four-hour drive to Dayton, Ohio for their son Cody’s ...

Are We Lazy?

04/08/2013

Our generation spends 2 hours outdoors. We spend 10 hours online. We're technological, yes, but are we lazy?

What has nerves got to do with it?

04/08/2013

Nervousness. It's a universal emotion, but we all have own way of showing it ­— like biting our nails, having sweaty palms, or fidgeting. Students ...

Nosy Nellie

04/08/2013

Classrooms can be tight quarters, especially in crowded lecture halls across campus. So, if you find yourself sitting next to someone who smells, here ...

Flaming foods

04/08/2013

It’s not uncommon for brows to drip at the taste of a small cayenne pepper. José Bonner, a professor who teaches Biology of Food, has a seasoned tongue ...

Hot wheels

04/08/2013

Bloomington is crazy about bicycles. And you don’t have to be a Little 500 speedster to appreciate life on two wheels. We’re here to educate you on ...

Spirit shop not sweatshop

04/08/2013

When we’re peeling off our spirit wear after watching an intense home game, we seldom pause to consider what other kinds of sweat have gone into those ...

Ew. Gross.

04/08/2013

There are sprays and deodorants to get rid of it. People keep their arms down to hide it. Some even get Botox to stop it. But Joel Stager, professor in ...

Booty work: Zumba

04/08/2013

By the end of the first semester of her freshman year, Zumba leader Cassie Dugan says she was taking about eight Zumba classes per week. Now, a little ...

Ditching the StairMaster

04/08/2013

When it comes to fitness, we pretty much have it made right here on campus. But what about those of us who hate the idea of running on the treadmill for ...

It's UITS to the rescue

04/08/2013

Julie Byers, junior UITS staffer and computer science major, shares what it’s like to be the perpetual problem-solver when that spinning rainbow wheel ...

Swifter, higher, stronger

04/08/2013

Kinesiology professor Jesús Dapena has conducted sports biomechanics studies since the 1970s . This science works with technique, understanding, and ...

Baby bumps and butterflies

04/08/2013

Sophomore Virginia Ferguson’s seven-month baby bump stretches beneath her tight, Pepto pink shirt. Ferguson, 28, says baby Melodie Faith is due April ...

Jungle gym

04/08/2013

The types of people you encounter at the gym, and what makes them tick.

Working without wages

04/08/2013

Two creams, one sugar, all business clothes, and no paycheck. Who even knew it got lower than minimum wage? Kira Geairn, a junior policy analysis major, ...