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What’s Fresh on HBO

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Crashing Luckily for on-campus students, an HBO Go subscription is included in the housing costs, which makes it so much easier to tune into one of the freshest comedies this year. "Crashing" is a semi-autobiographical look at series creator and star, Pete Holmes' character Pete, a sheltered man ...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz

Sabrina Miresse, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Females have been uniting now more than ever, as recently seen at the Golden Globes last week. Women came together to raise awareness and promote change through the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. Another underrepresented group of  talented females are those in the music industry. In light of this, The D...

“The Post” powerfully preaches the free press

“The Post” powerfully preaches the free press

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Everyone has heard the phrase “History repeats itself” and today, I tend to agree with that. We are currently in the midst of a battle between the government and the free press, an almost identical situation to the hard fought battle in 1971 between the country’s largest publications and the Nixon...

Recap: 75th Golden Globes

Isabella Brock, Contributing Writer

January 16, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

The Golden Globes took place over the past weekend, and this year brought heavy competition and many memorable moments as Hollywood celebrated another year of great entertainment and incredible social movements that have changed the industry. Stars saluted women in film by wearing black and discussin...

Student Photographer Spotlight: Wendy Davis

Student Photographer Spotlight: Wendy Davis

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

DePaul is home to a variety of what the world has to offer. This university contains some of the brightest and boldest in Chicago. We also have some great creative minds walking this campus. Sophomore photographer Wendy Davis fits that description. Originally from the northwest suburb Arlington Heig...

DPAM puts focus on Chicago

DPAM puts focus on Chicago

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Showcase

Art is a reflection of self and, by extension the society in which we live. That was clearer than ever before at the most recent art opening at the DePaul Art Museum on Jan. 11. The event was free and open to the public and featured two exhibitions from influential Chicago artists Barbara Jones-Hogu fr...

Jeff Rosenstock carries us into 2018

Jeff Rosenstock carries us into 2018

Marty O'Connell, Contributing Writer

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Not many people would release a new album early morning on New Years’ Day, with no prior press or announcement. Even fewer people would release that album for free. Out of that small bubble of people, one of them is named Jeff Rosenstock. The Long Island musician and former Bomb The Music Industry! fro...

“Bright” leaves viewers unsatisfied

“Bright” leaves viewers unsatisfied

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Netflix’s most recent original full-length feature, “Bright”, while entertaining, might have been a bit too ambitious for the streaming service. The film follows Will Smith as LAPD Officer Daryl Ward and his Orc partner Nick Jakoby (played by Joel Edgerton) as they navigate an alternate present-day f...

Gen Z finds a voice with “Grown-ish”

Gen Z finds a voice with “Grown-ish”

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Following the overwhelming critical and commercial success of ABC’s “Black-ish”, creator Kenya Barris seized the opportunity to create a new show directed toward a younger and much sought after demographic. From that, the new spin-off “Grown-ish” was born. Airing on Freeform Wednesday nights at...

What’s fresh on Netflix

What’s fresh on Netflix

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Peaky Blinders This often overlooked period drama set in Birmingham, England after World War I has recieved immense critical acclaim over the course of its four seasons so far. Often described as the middle ground between "Downton Abbey" and "Boardwalk Empire", this show is the perfect choice for people...

The divide in “Black Mirror”

The divide in “Black Mirror”

Mackenzie Murtaugh, Copy Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

A spoiler alert is necessary, as many plot points and endings will be discussed and analyzed from here on out. The fourth season of Netflix’s British smash hit “Black Mirror” premiered on Dec. 29, 2017 to vivid reactions by fans. Viewers prepared by rewatching the past seasons of the mind-bendi...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz

St. Vincent’s DeJamz

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

As we struggle to brave this unbearably cold weather, music can provide us with a much needed reminder of warmer, better  times. Personally, I like to spend my time reminiscing about when I could step outside and be comfortable not wearing six extra layers of clothing. Therefore, The DePaulia has pu...

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