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Sage the Gemini rocks annual Polarpalooza

Sage the Gemini rocks annual Polarpalooza

Taylor Ashmore

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

As part of Blue Demon Week, DePaul brings a performer to campus to entertain students. Read More »...

It’s no illusion, touring magic show visits Chicago

It’s no illusion, touring magic show visits Chicago

Pat Mullane

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life

From hilarious magic tricks to death defying escape stunts, the world’s best-selling touring magic show “The Illusionists” stopped in Chicago last week to showcase their breathtaking magic at the Chicago Oriental Theatre. With seven performers — all a master of their own field and own s...

Flour power: Lakeview bakery hopes to welcome diversity

Flour power: Lakeview bakery hopes to welcome diversity

Brian Pearlman

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life

Red velvet, whether in cake or cupcake form, is a familiar staple at many a Chicago bakery. But what about purple velvet — its pleasing violet interior derived from ube (commonly known in English as a purple yam), with a light, sweet lavender ube mousse and young coconut string filling for...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Irish jigs

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Irish jigs

Pat Mullane

February 26, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

As we find ourselves on the brink of the month of March, we’re just weeks closer to having our great Chicago River dyed green in celebration for Ireland’s biggest holiday. Read More »...

Vegetarian, vegan students look forward to spring’s fresh produce

Vegetarian, vegan students look forward to spring’s fresh produce

April Lane

February 26, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life

As we approach the tail end of a seemingly anticlimactic Chicago winter, ants are slowly beginning to show their backs, the sun is warming up the concrete and soon, farmer’s markets will return to Chicago’s streets to provide fresh, locally grown produce. Read More »...

Chicago developer talks Kickstarting new football video game

Chicago developer talks Kickstarting new football video game

Garret Neal

February 26, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life

It appears the NFL is moving towards a delicate and fluffy league where contact is frowned upon and destructive hits get players slapped right in the wallet with fines bigger than many people’s yearly paycheck. Read More »...

Let’s taco ‘bout tacos: new taqueria opens near campus

Let’s taco ‘bout tacos: new taqueria opens near campus

Taylor Ashmore

February 20, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Food & Drink

“Holy Taco!,” a taqueria located just off DePaul’s campus, opened on Feb. 2 and joined the ranks of the many taco places located around the Lincoln Park campus. The restaurant has been open for three weeks now and has already begun to attract DePaul students. Read More »...

Going for the gold: Academy Awards predictions

Going for the gold: Academy Awards predictions

Matt Koske, Jesus Montero, and Pat Mulane

February 20, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

With the Academy Awards quickly approaching, here are the movies we predict will take home awards, those we would love to finally see shine and others that could prove to surprise us. Read More »...

Music awards take a chance on independent artist

Music awards take a chance on independent artist

Donyae Lewis

February 20, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Multimedia, Music

The Grammy Awards is one of the biggest nights in music, from the red carper arrivals to show-stopping performances. But this year’s ceremony had a Chicago touch, and he goes by the name of Chance the Rapper. Read More »...

DePaul professor directs film in memory of son

DePaul professor directs film in memory of son

Matt Koske

February 19, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

A screenwriter is constantly thinking of a story. Stories are what connects people. For generations and generations, stories were passed down, and then those stories were passed down even further. We pass them on to our family, our kids, our grandkids, enabling them to learn and grow. People learn through...

You’re here for who? Ariana Grande, Bon Jovi, Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey

You’re here for who? Ariana Grande, Bon Jovi, Lionel Richie & Mariah Carey

Pat Mullane

February 19, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

We did the homework so you don't have to. Check back each week for the scoop on bands you can't miss at some of Chicago’s hottest music venues. Read More »...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Best Original Score

St. Vincent’s DeJamz: Best Original Score

Pat Mullane

February 19, 2017


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

While it certainly may not be as popular as the other categories, Best Original Score at the Academy Awards is home to an array of soothing, thrilling and divine sounds that are mastered by some of the most acclaimed composers of our time.  A film’s score can bring emotion, excitement and suspense t...

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