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‘Sausage Party’ a crowd-pleaser but vegans won’t relish it

Stephanie Bias, IV Leader Columnist

September 1, 2016

Filed under A&E, Movies, Opinion, Uncategorized

The first feature-length animated film, “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” initially premiered in 1937. Since this film’s premier, audiences around the world have grown to love animated films and their endearing (or detestable)... Read more »

Trustee’s Corner: New trustee solicits more input from students

Sarah Tipton, Student Trustee

September 1, 2016

Filed under Featured Opinion, Opinion

Hello IVCC students! First off, welcome new and returning students to IVCC’s 2016 fall semester. I’m hoping your semester is going according to plan so far. I’d like to take this opportunity to introduce myself and tell... Read more »

A new-spaper: IV Leader looking to future

Aelsa Butler and Maddi Loiselle, IV Leader Editors-in-Chief

September 1, 2016

Filed under Featured Opinion, Opinion

Editors' note: new website header reflects IV Leader masthead change. While most of you were running around this summer, enjoying the sun and working all hours, we (your new Editors-in-Chief, Aelsa Butler and Maddi Loiselle... Read more »

IV takes on DC

IV takes on DC

April 28, 2016

Adapting to changing seasons

Michael Westerman, IV Leader Editor-in-Chief

April 28, 2016

Filed under Featured Opinion, Opinion

As summer approaches, my time as editor-in-chief for the IV Leader is coming to an end. Often times the change of a season brings back the memories of the old along with the promise of the new. Looking back at my time with... Read more »

Flaunt self-securities in unfiltered openness

Aris Showers, IV Leader Opinion Editor

April 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion

During my last year at IVCC, I rediscovered my greatest love of writing. Writing for the IV Leader has been amazing. I fell in love instantly and my first semester with staff was truly the best. The group of people were fun and... Read more »

Sing your way through the remainder of the school year

Aelsa Butler, IV Leader Culture Editor

April 7, 2016

Filed under A&E, Music, Opinion

Spring break is over, and there are just under six weeks of school left. These next weeks will fly by; soon we’ll be at finals and then graduation, and suddenly, our school year is gone. While the weeks may go by quickly, they... Read more »

Learning about the world inside Autism

Lindsey Bennett, IV Leader Columnist

April 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 68 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder. It’s five times more common in boys than girls, giving males a ratio of 1 out of 42 with autism. Autism... Read more »

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