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DePaul student and local artist Femdot preforms at Lollapalooza. (Callie Craig / The DePaulia)

Lollapalooza 2018 Recap: Saturday

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor August 5, 2018

Going to three days of Lollapalooza in a row is an accomplishment in itself, but to do so in almost 100 degree weather? That’s something else entirely. But that’s what thousands of people did on Saturday,...

“Stranger in the Alps” is Bridgers’ first full-length LP that was released on Sept. 22.

Soft melodies shine in Phoebe Bridgers’ “Stranger in the Alps”

Marty O'Connell October 9, 2017

Musician Phoebe Bridgers has surrounded herself with experts of sad songs like Ryan Adams, Julien Baker and Conor Oberst, so it’s no surprise that her new album is a superb collection of songs that will...

A Trappist monastery employee examines the bottling line at the Rochefort Brewery in Rochefort, Belgium. 
(Photo Courtesy of Shiffer Publishing, LTD)

An untapped market, three beer-loving women give an inside look at breweries run by Trappist monks

Matt Koske September 11, 2017

In Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood, a well-known staple for globetrotters and local craft beer lovers is The Map Room. The flagbearing fence outside features those of Cuba, Antigua and Barbuda, Trinidad...

Senior advisors, some helpful advice we wish wed have gotten as freshmen

Senior advisors, some helpful advice we wish we’d have gotten as freshmen

Matt Koske September 11, 2017

The first week on campus may seem like a walk in the park. Throughout your academic pursuits, there will definitely be times where the overload of schoolwork will come crashing down or your roommate burns...

Up and coming band Nightly charms Chicagos alternative pop fans

Up and coming band Nightly’ charms Chicago’s alternative pop fans

Yazmin Dominguez August 30, 2017

Chicago’s music scene never fails to give a warm welcome to up and coming bands. Nightly composed of cousins Jonathan Capeci and Joey Beretta coined Chicago as one of their favorite cities of their tour...

 The stars of ENGAGE: A Choose Your Own Sci-Fight Adventure pose, ready for action. (Chris Zoubris)

Theatre Wit’s “ENGAGE: A Choose Your Own Sci-Fight Adventure”

Matt Koske August 15, 2017

Normally in a theatre setting, audience members are encouraged to sit back, relax and enjoy the performance. That’s still implied at Theatre Wit’s most recent original play “ENGAGE: A Choose Your...

Have a laugh at iO Chicago’s All-Women Comedy Show “Having it All”

Have a laugh at iO Chicago’s All-Women Comedy Show “Having it All”

Charlene Haparimwi July 26, 2017

The intimate, multi-level iO Chicago theater at 1501 N. Kingsbury St. is surprisingly buzzing on a Monday night. In the Chris Farley Cabaret, a well-lit room on the second floor of the building, the all-female...

Maureen Choi (center) performed with her quartet on June 27 at The Promontory. (Maureen Choi/@maureenchoi)

Maureen Choi Quartet bridges gap between traditional and modern classical music

Charlene Haparimwi July 5, 2017

In The Promontory’s warm, candle-lit space on the second floor of the Hyde Park concert venue and restaurant, there is an exciting buzz in the air. It’s a Tuesday summer night and an intimate, older...

Students working on comic book project: Light and Dark

Students working on comic book project: “Light and Dark”

Daniel Reyes June 8, 2017

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...

The best spots on campus for grad pics

The best spots on campus for grad pics

Jocelyn Martinez-Rosales May 30, 2017

Your 8th grade and high school pictures probably adorn the wall of your parent’s hallway. Brace faced, pimple-faced, pre-straightener you stares back through framed glass. Your graduation pictures...

Writer of “Taxi Driver” Paul Schrader speaks as part of this year’s Visiting Artist Series at DePaul. (Photo courtesy of DEPAULS SCHOOL OF CINEMATIC ARTS)

You talkin’ to me? Acclaimed writer speaks at DePaul

Matt Koske May 30, 2017

Founded in 2008, the Visiting Artist Series aims to promote innovative industry professionals by inviting them to DePaul’s campus for students to attend for free. The School of Cinematic...

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