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The most renowned bands and musicians to walk through the halls of DePaul

The most renowned bands and musicians to walk through the halls of DePaul

Jaycee Rockhold

January 10, 2016


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Chicago is home to many well-known and influential musicians. Read More »...

Uber business model surges ahead

Uber business model surges ahead

Megan Deppen

November 15, 2015


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“Let’s just Uber home.” A phrase that wouldn’t have been understood a decade ago, Uber has developed a new business model that is changing the game of entrepreneurship and convenience. Read More »...

Rating “Rate my Professors”

Rating “Rate my Professors”

Yazmin Dominguez

November 8, 2015


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While many students turn to the website Rate my Professors when planning out their quarter schedules, it is important to keep in mind the unreliability of the website. Read More »...

Beyond the ‘easy a’: Get the most bang for your buck in harder DePaul classes

Beyond the ‘easy a’: Get the most bang for your buck in harder DePaul classes

Zoe Krey

November 6, 2015


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End of the quarter anxiety can cause students to question their class choices, procrastination tendencies and overall life path as they gear up for finals and choose their classes for the December intersession and winter quarter. Read More »...

Best Netflix shows beyond the usual queue

Best Netflix shows beyond the usual queue

Erin Yarnall

October 25, 2015


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In this day and age, when ‘Netflix and chill’ has become a verb, it’s safe to say the streaming website has taken over as the new way in which to watch entertainment. Read More »...

QUIZ: Which Chicago zoo is for you?

QUIZ: Which Chicago zoo is for you?

Zoe Krey

October 18, 2015


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Call of the Wild: Explore acres of animals at Chicago zoos

Call of the Wild: Explore acres of animals at Chicago zoos

Geoff Stellfox

October 18, 2015


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With temperatures finally starting to cool, we’re all looking for fun ways to explore the city before the winter chill sets in. Luckily, there are two award-winning zoos situated right in our back yard. Both the Lincoln Park and Brookfield Zoos have world-class facilities and house hundreds of species of animals, but which one is right ...

Iconic Chicago movie theaters transform the film experience

Iconic Chicago movie theaters transform the film experience

Matthew Barbuscio

October 11, 2015


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Going to the movies in Chicago can be a special experience that is often taken for granted. Living in a major metropolitan city allows for unique film venues that do not exist in typical college towns or suburbs. Although some might find the ever-growing home movie services like Netflix and Hulu to be more ap...

Fantasy football fever gets bigger

Sid Khaitan

October 4, 2015


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Beer, buffalo wings, friendly conversation and a healthy dose of smack talk — all the makings for a fantasy football league. Read More »...

Fresh from the farm: Chicago farmers markets

Fresh from the farm: Chicago farmers markets

Megan Stringer

September 27, 2015


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Having a Whole Foods market right on Fullerton fulfills the dreams of many  students looking to eat organic, healthy foods while in college. Read More »...

Fall guide to Chicago farmers markets

Fall guide to Chicago farmers markets

Zoe Krey

September 24, 2015


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Celebrate the beginning of fall by visiting one of the last farmers markets in Chicago. Read More »...

Skating through life: Skateboarding culture is more than bruises and injuries

Skating through life: Skateboarding culture is more than bruises and injuries

Erin Yarnall

September 20, 2015


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When the weather isn’t bone-chillingly cold, walk down almost any street in Chicago and you can see someone skateboarding. Whether it’s for transportation, fun or an attempt to land a new trick, skateboarding is a popular sport for people of all ages. The sport, which has been around since the 1940s, began to gain its own culture c...

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