blog postsISSS Guidance on Recreational Marijuana UseJan 31, 2020 11:00 am24 views All About that Slang - Part Four: Abreevs!Jun 30, 2015 8:45 am71 views All About that Slang - Part Four: Abreevs! This week we're taking a look at American English slang based on abreevs (or abbreviations).......All About that Slang - Part Four: Greetings and Goodbyes!Jun 30, 2015 8:00 am211 views All About that Slang - Part Five: Greetings and Goodbyes! This week we're taking a look at American English slang for saying hello and goodbye.......All About that Slang - Part Two: It's All GoodMar 13, 2015 11:00 am50 views Slang often develops in the most useful and most commonly used communication situations. We use value judgments all the time, so this is a good place to get our slang on point.Student Blogger: Dining Halls and special food nightsMar 4, 2015 3:15 pm48 views By Qianyu (Margaret) Cheng The food in dorm is always highlight of my day when I lived in university housing. After a whole tiring day of study, it is a pleasure to just sit down and enjoy the food buffet that university staff proudly present. To tempt our taste buds, there are also several special food nights, and those secret recipes enlighten the study days. First thing I want to point out is...All about that slang, y'allFeb 27, 2015 7:00 am2580 views You're here to study, but you're also here to pick up American culture. Culture is deeply embedded in language, especially slang, colloquialisms, and regionalisms. Make the most of your time at U of I by upping your slang game.