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Chris Brown, a secondary education major performed an original song titled You Will. This is his second Open Mic. He has been writing his own songs since high school. He has only recently gained enough confidence to share his music with others.

IUS students perform at monthly open mic event

Both original songs and covers of songs were performed at the event hosted by the Campus Activities Board
Dustin Kiefer, Staff Reporter January 29, 2020

Jacob Howard, a freshman who is an English Education Major, sings “Michael” by Red House Painters while playing his guitar. “My parents started getting me guitar lessons and I hated it but once I started listening to music, I was like, ‘oh, this might be worthwhile.’  I like performing...and I love that song too.”

Open mic in the coffee shop

IUS students show off their talents, make their voices heard, and fight the nerves that come along with performing at an open mic in University Grounds
Logan Stephens, Staff Reporter September 9, 2019

In coffee shops across the nation, patrons are faced with a slew of different caffeine-filled options. Some prefer their coffee black, while others load up with cream and sugar. Avid coffee lovers at...

Jay Wyngard, criminal justice sophomore, delivers her comedic performance during the SPC's Open Mic on Tuesday, Feb. 9.

SPC holds second Open Mic of spring 2016 semester

Brian Davis, Staff Reporter February 14, 2016

The Student Program Council’s second Open Mic of the semester featured a full slot of performers. The SPC held the Open Mic on Tuesday, Feb 9 at 12:15 p.m. in The Commons. The performers showcased...

Layla Schmiedler reads a poem to students in The Commons during the SPC Open Mic on  Tuesday, Jan. 19.

Poetry featured at SPC Open Mic

Brian Davis, Staff Reporter January 22, 2016

The Student Program Council’s Open Mic may have been missing more than half of the performers on Tuesday, Jan. 19, but that did not stop Richard Stottman, music junior and arts and entertainment organizer...

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