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Local shops offer different types of bikes for each need

Joseph Lu

May 30, 2016


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Bicycles are no longer just a means of getting somewhere but can be used for making a fashion statement, recreational use, exercise and competition. Read More »...

How to adult: What you need to know before you’re really a ‘grownup’

How to adult: What you need to know before you’re really a ‘grownup’

Jasminne Hernández

May 22, 2016


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If you Google “adult-ing” and look at the images that show up, you won’t see professional adults with business-casual outfits, people giving each other handshakes or professional headshots. Read More »...

People peer pressured into loving or hating pop culture

Danielle Church

May 15, 2016


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Not long after singer and songwriter Zayn Malik left the pop band One Direction, he released his first single “PILLOWTALK.” The day it came out, DePaul junior Kristin Stahlke tweeted about how she didn’t like the song.  Read More »...

Dabble in the world of eyeliner to find out what fits the best

Dabble in the world of eyeliner to find out what fits the best

Jessica Villagomez

May 8, 2016


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In the world of makeup, few things are more frightening than ruining a perfectly put together eye look by messing up the finishing touch that pulls everything together — eyeliner. A misjudged flick of the wrist can often result in an uneven, thick bold line creating a panda-like frame around the eye rath...

When every day is a holiday, there’s aways something to celebrate

When every day is a holiday, there’s aways something to celebrate

Jack Higgins

May 1, 2016


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There are already dozens of holidays to remember, whether it's Mother's Day (coming up on May 8) or Valentine's Day. Other days, like National Siblings Day, seems to be celebrated nearly every week in homes all over the world. Read More »...

Pop culture makes well-known conspiracy theories more plausible

Pop culture makes well-known conspiracy theories more plausible

Jaycee Rockhold

April 24, 2016


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Jennifer Kattalia, a junior, is used to keeping quiet about some topics in her apartment. She and her roommate have a very specific rule in order to keep things from getting too heated — no talking about dinosaurs. Read More »...

Winter is here: A ‘Game of Thrones’ season 6 primer

Winter is here: A ‘Game of Thrones’ season 6 primer

Erin Yarnall

April 17, 2016


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Where you can play with animals in Lincoln Park

Where you can play with animals in Lincoln Park

Jaycee Rockhold

April 10, 2016


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Every student has stopped along the sidewalk to pet a puppy belonging to a Lincoln Park couple, or has gazed longingly inside the pet shop windows dotting various spots on the North Side. Read More »...

DIY: Trinket holder

DIY: Trinket holder

Mariah Woelfel and Jessica Villagomez

April 6, 2016


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This DIY dish only looks like it's from an expensive gift shop. Simply paint a plastic animal with a strong jewel tone, like gold, and create a simple way to store rings, necklaces and other small trinkets. What you’ll need: 1 Terra Cotta pot holder White acrylic crafters paint Metallic...

‘I’ll fight for every child’s education’: Chicago Teachers Union members and supporters protest budget cuts

‘I’ll fight for every child’s education’: Chicago Teachers Union members and supporters protest budget cuts

Jackson Danbeck

April 2, 2016


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Protests in solidarity with the Chicago Teachers Union at schools across Chicago climaxed at a massive rally and march downtown on Friday, where activists preached to a red-clad legion of thousands of teachers and their allies, waving anti-Rahm and Rauner banners to the fanfare of horns, drums and...

DIY: Terra Cotta plant pot

DIY: Terra Cotta plant pot

Jessica Villagomez

March 28, 2016


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Pinterest and sales at Michaels all encouraged me to spend my free Spring Break days crafting and falling into a DIY wormhole. As a seasoned crafter and firm believer that I can make anything, I wanted to test out and create some DIY spring projects and fill The DePaulia office with some homemade...

The Ray and other gyms offer specialty classes to get fit

The Ray and other gyms offer specialty classes to get fit

Edna Espino

March 6, 2016


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As DePaul students walk through the cold winter winds with the thought of spring dresses and summer fun on their minds, the pressure for the ideal "beach body" is on. Read More »...

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