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Vinyl revival sparks Record Store Day

Vinyl revival sparks Record Store Day

Sabrina Miresse

November 13, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle, Music

Corporate holiday, Black Friday, has showed to be no foe to the independent record store scene. Instead, indie scene supporters such as Record Store Day are hopping on the Black Friday band wagon due to the recent vinyl revival. Read More »...

Robot Revolution: New exhibit displays current state of energizing advancements

Robot Revolution: New exhibit displays current state of energizing advancements

David P. Stein

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

It is said in the book of Genesis that God created man in the likeness of his own image. But if you visit the Robot Revolution exhibit at Chicago’s Museum of Science and Industry, you will see that humans are now creating their own self-replicating beings, with more awe-inspiring detail than ever bef...

Horror of the Humanities

Horror of the Humanities

Amber Colón

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Zombie Shakespeare paid a visit to campus just one night before All Hallows’ Eve, joining the patrons of the Humanities Center’s fifth annual event, “Horror of the Humanities” for some of humankind’s most horrific phenomena. Read More »...

You can BET this new slang term will get people talking

You can BET this new slang term will get people talking

Mackenzie Murtaugh

November 6, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

High school student Josue Jimenez recounted a story of the aftermath of a date he recently went on. It went like this: Read More »...

Flash Friday: Chicago tattoo shops celebrate Friday the 13th

Flash Friday: Chicago tattoo shops celebrate Friday the 13th

Ally Zacek and Rachel Fernandez

October 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Most people would advise against any major decision-making on one of the most superstitious days of the year, but tattoo artists have begun embracing the spooky holiday, permanently inking thousands of people with cartoon iterations of rabbit’s feet, black cats and other miscellaneous occult symbol...

What’s Fresh in Podcasts

What’s Fresh in Podcasts

Matt Koske

October 9, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Fighting In The War Room The twice-weekly podcast “Fighting In The War Room” is hosted by Katey Rich of Vanity Fair, Da7e Gonzales and Matt Patches of  Thrillist and David Ehrlich of IndieWire. Regularly, the group discusses hot movie takes, issues regarding the film and TV industry and film festi...

ACTIVATE returns to the iconic alleys on Sept. 28

ACTIVATE returns to the iconic alleys on Sept. 28

Sarah Julien

September 25, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

One night a month, four months out of the year, Chicagoans gather at different iconic Loop alleyways to engage in a cultural, artistic conversation. ACTIVATE transforms alleyways into pop-up urban exhibitions that bring Chicago artists and the public together to experience and celebrate the arts. ...

Cafes and couches, cozy places to study off campus

Matt Koske

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Back to School, Food & Drink, Lifestyle

Sometimes, staring at the blank walls of DePaul’s libraries gets exhausting, not to mention the dreadful lighting or the scratched up desks.There are an assortment of off-campus study areas in Lincoln Park and in the Loop that give any library a run for its money. These places offer Wi-Fi, comfier pillo...

Senior advisors, some helpful advice we wish we’d have gotten as freshmen

Senior advisors, some helpful advice we wish we’d have gotten as freshmen

Matt Koske

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

The first week on campus may seem like a walk in the park. Throughout your academic pursuits, there will definitely be times where the overload of schoolwork will come crashing down or your roommate burns popcorn or it’s still unknown what room number your night class is in by week five. It happens...

The best spots on campus for grad pics

The best spots on campus for grad pics

Jocelyn Martinez-Rosales

May 30, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

Your 8th grade and high school pictures probably adorn the wall of your parent’s hallway. Brace faced, pimple-faced, pre-straightener you stares back through framed glass. Your graduation pictures have become a staple in home decor but this is the perfect time to replace them. There are of c...

The cheap, pricey, meaningful and meaningless gifts to get for your graduation

The cheap, pricey, meaningful and meaningless gifts to get for your graduation

Natalie Wilson

May 30, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

It’s that time of year again: graduation season. Whether it’s a high school or college graduation, gifts can be hard to pick out for the special graduate. While most graduates receive money and flowers as gifts, it’s important to give a gift with meaning. Senior Jon Berndt said he woul...

Caps off: what to wear to graduation

Caps off: what to wear to graduation

Madeline Cruz

May 29, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle

A er all the sleepless nights throughout your four years at DePaul, graduation is the one day to look your best and make it all about you. Even though you want to wear a nice out t underneath your gown for all the graduation pictures you are going to take with your family and friends, also...

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