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Vagina Monologues

Vagina Monologues

Mackenzie Murtaugh, Opinions Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Showcase

DePaul’s 19th annual performance of the episodic play “The Vagina Monologues” kicked off with laughs, cries and reverence on Feb. 8 and ran through Feb. 11. The play, written by Eve Ensler in 1996, highlights the adversities people with vaginas face such as sexual violence, abuse, manipulation,...

what’s FRESH on NETFLIX

what’s FRESH on NETFLIX

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Film & TV

Before the Flood Produced by and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, “Before the Flood” is an in-depth look at climate change as DiCaprio travels the world exploring its devastating effects and impacts. DiCaprio interviews powerful subjects such as Barack Obama, Pope Francis and Elon Musk. He in...

St. Vincent’s DeJamz

St. Vincent’s DeJamz

Rachel Fernandez, Managing Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Music

Midterms at DePaul seem to last an eternity and leave everyone feeling discombobulated. You know that feeling of when you’ve been looking at a computer screen for seven hours straight and then you have to suddenly face reality and natural light again? Well, the musical equivalent of that feeling is wh...

Identity and hip-hop

Identity and hip-hop

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts/Life, Music

Packed into a room on the third floor of the library, people gathered to discuss hip-hop in a new way.  A diverse group of people came prepared to discuss often overlooked facets of the music industry. Settled in with snacks and beverages, people from all backgrounds were ready to begin. DePaul’s Ce...

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

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...

Blue Man Group celebrates 20 years

Blue Man Group celebrates 20 years

Carina Smith

October 9, 2017


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

Blue Man Group is celebrating 20 years of performing in Chicago this month with their usual high-energy and colorful performance that has drawn audiences nationwide to see the famous group. Blue Man Group Chicago hosted a college press event on Thursday, Oct. 5. Read More »...

Museum of Contemporary Art exhibit: Amanda Williams

Museum of Contemporary Art exhibit: Amanda Williams

Rachel Fernandez

September 11, 2017


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

Chicago may be buzzing with excitement over the Museum of Contemporary Art’s (MCA) featured Takashi Murakami exhibit, but just a floor below is a captivating installation featuring the work from local Chicago artist Amanda Williams. Read More »...

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...

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 »...

DePaul Art Museum exhibit explores AIDS pandemic

DePaul Art Museum exhibit explores AIDS pandemic

Charlene Haparimwi

April 10, 2017


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

The story surrounding HIV/AIDS has new voices leading the conversation. Read More »...

“CHIDirects” give student artists a platform to perform

“CHIDirects” give student artists a platform to perform

Pat Mullane

October 16, 2016


Filed under Art, Arts/Life

Every Wednesday evening on DePaul’s campus, dozens of students gather to promote and showcase their artistic talents.  Read More »...

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