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Chicago’s beachside festival to celebrate city’s musical history with Green Velvet

Chicago’s beachside festival to celebrate city’s musical history with Green Velvet

Yazmin Dominguez

June 16, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Chicago is the birthplace for house music. In its humble beginnings during the 80s and early 90s, legends like Farley JackMaster Funk, Frankie Knuckles and Steve Silk Hurley were born. Their records set Chicago high on the electronic music scene worldwide. Since then it has spawned new house and tech...

Students working on comic book project: “Light and Dark”

Students working on comic book project: “Light and Dark”

Daniel Reyes

June 8, 2017


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

Sitting in the back of the Lincoln Park Student Center, near the windows that overlook the Father Egan statute, students at DePaul will overhear processes of creation being yelled aloud among a group of friends. If one were to want to see the creator of the “Light and Dark” comic book that is gai...

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...

You talkin’ to me? Acclaimed writer speaks at DePaul

You talkin’ to me? Acclaimed writer speaks at DePaul

Matt Koske

May 30, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Founded in 2008, the Visiting Artist Series aims to promote innovative industry professionals by inviting them to DePaul’s campus for students to attend for free. The School of Cinematic Arts hosts a wide spectrum of guests to visit DePaul to discuss with them on stage their educational s...

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...

Jesse McCartney’s beautiful soul charms, while Logic takes spotlight

Jesse McCartney’s beautiful soul charms, while Logic takes spotlight

Garret Neal

May 29, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

While doors were originally scheduled to open at 6 p.m., the end-of-the-year concert was ultimately pushed back due to the rain. By 6:30 p.m., the gates were finally let in and students rushed to the front to stand in the rain, waiting for everyone’s favorite heartthrob Jesse McCartney. Ma...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: DePaulia soundtrack

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: DePaulia soundtrack

Pat Mullane

May 29, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

With every DePaulia employee working in the windowless basement of U-Hall every weekend, there are few things outside of music that help keep the paper a float.   Read More »...

DePaul’s Visiting Designer Series hosts Tobias Frere-Jones

DePaul’s Visiting Designer Series hosts Tobias Frere-Jones

Kaitlyn Roberts

May 22, 2017


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

DePaul’s Visiting Designer Series hosted “Talk: Text + Type,” established typeface designer, Tobias Frere-Jones Thursday evening. Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: DePaul playlist

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: DePaul playlist

Pat Mullane

May 21, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

From athletics to academics, music to movies, there’s no doubt that DePaul University is home to a great number of talented students.  While DeJamz has covered an array of renowned known and not-so-famous artists over the years, we have yet to take a look at some of the many musically talented stude...

Making a scene

Making a scene

Rachel Hinton

May 21, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Theater

Theater is abundant in Chicago. From “My Fair Lady” at the Lyric Opera to “La Havana Madrid” at Steppenwolf Theatre, playwrights craft vivid characters and thematic surveys of the world around them. Read More »...

Cast of ABC’s “Downward Dog” barks about new show

Matt Koske

May 15, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life

Premiering this Wednesday, May 17, is ABC’s new network comedy, “Downward Dog.” Transpiring from the comedic talking dog web series with the same name, creators Samm Hodges (who voices Martin, the talking dog in the network show) and Michael Killen revitalized the concept and brought it to Hollywood. Read More »...

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