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Power to the Planets: Learning to read your birth chart beyond your sun sign

Power to the Planets: Learning to read your birth chart beyond your sun sign

Rachel Fernandez and Carina Smith

November 6, 2017


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Horoscopes have become the latest trend, with sassy Twitter astrologists and magazine columns boasting they know exactly how your entire life will look based on your birth date. The actual science of horoscopes and astrology is much more intricate than a single sign, though. Your real astrological signs are dec...

Dissecting Dia de los Muertos

Dissecting Dia de los Muertos

Rachel Fernandez

October 23, 2017


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Late October is a time of skeletons, cemeteries and spirits. Despite the ghosts that sit in the windows of costume shops, not all of these spirits are out for Halloween, nor are they all meant to be spooky. Read More »...

Media vortex: What streaming platforms do you use?

Media vortex: What streaming platforms do you use?

Sarah Julien

October 16, 2017


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“I can’t stop myself, once I start a season— I have to finish it,” freshman Destinti Riley said. Her friends all erupt in laughter, and they agree that Riley simply has no self-control.  Read More »...

Let’s go clubbing: All the tea on clubs at DePaul

Let’s go clubbing: All the tea on clubs at DePaul

Andrew Hattersley

October 2, 2017


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Close to 200 clubs and organizations gathered for two days at the Lincoln Park and Loop involvement fairs. These fairs aim to strike interest from new or returning students looking to get involved. Students utilize clubs in a variety of ways, ranging from professional development to networking to finding a ...

Personality by design: What do your laptop stickers say about you?

Personality by design: What do your laptop  stickers say about you?

Rachel Fernandez

September 25, 2017


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Nothing brightens up the Student Center or a classroom much like a laptop layered with stickers. Each small piece of art brings color and life to an otherwise dull surface. Each collage is unique to the owner and creates diversity in design. Whether  they  promote a local business, show your favori...

#DPUFW: DePaul Fashion Week

#DPUFW: DePaul Fashion Week

Ashley Fedha

September 18, 2017


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Fashion Week is a yearly event in New York City where various designers, fashion icons, and experts come together to display their work. It is usually mistaken as an event solely designated to A-list celebrities, however particular shows are welcome to anyone at a cost. Read More »...

Sign of the times, each DePaul symbol tells a story

Sign of the times, each DePaul symbol tells a story

Nicole Ross

September 10, 2017


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Whether you’re beginning out freshman year or finishing your final quarter, the tree of wisdom has become all too familiar. Every day, we see the little blue symbol mounted on buildings, stitched to backpacks and waiting in our inbox. Yet, its significance is still often overlooked. So, what does...

Rev. Dennis Holtschneider’s last interview as president of DePaul

Rev. Dennis Holtschneider’s last interview as president of DePaul

Rachel Hinton

May 30, 2017


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The first time Rev. Dennis Holtschneider, C.M. stepped foot on DePaul’s campus was in 2004 when he was a candidate for president. Read More »...

Student bloggers turn hobbies into professional portfolios

Student bloggers turn hobbies into professional portfolios

Madeline Cruz

May 22, 2017


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Meghan McAllister started her life and style blog, Lincoln Park Minute, in January 2015. At first it was just a place for her to share her love for fashion, but her blog has since evolved with her. She said she has stepped away from just her personal style and now focuses more on adult content such as ...

Mural art in the city’s CTA stations captures culture and history

Mural art in the city’s CTA stations captures culture and history

Daniel Reyes

May 15, 2017


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Chicago’s CTA stops have navigated toward installing artwork created by artists from around the world. The initiative for these pieces took off less than five years ago. Over 50 stations out of the 145 available to travelers received some type of art from a local artist or an international creator. The ...

From Mom, with love

From Mom, with love

Charlene Haparimwi

May 7, 2017


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In celebration of Mother's Day, the DePaul community reflected on ways their mothers have influenced them. Read More »...

Raising the bar

Raising the bar

Ally Pruitt

May 1, 2017


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Chicago is known for its nightlife. You can’t drive down any main street without seeing a bar or nightclub and you can find people roaming the streets or in bars any day of the week. Read More »...

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