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High-tech Chicago exhibit puts visitors eye-to-eye with MLK

In this Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 photo, a visitor experiences

Associated Press

February 29, 2020

Imagine being so close to Martin Luther King Jr. as he gives one of the world's most famous speeches that you notice the creases in his face and then realize the late civil rights leader is looking you square in the eye. That's the intense personal moment organizers are striving for with a one-of-a-kind...

Chicago museums offer unique Summer experiences

Pat Mullane

July 14, 2016

While it may seem hard to believe, the summer season of Chicago offers much more than the countless savvy music festivals, movies in the parks, and the mouthwatering food festivals.  Beyond Lollapalooza and the Taste, Chicago is home to some of the fascinating and engrossing museums—from the third...

Culture beyond the classroom: Chicago is home to trove of unique museums

(Photo courtesy of The DuSable Museum of African American History)

Colin Sallee

October 26, 2014

As students at a respectable university, knowledge is something that we all covet. Fortunately enough, the city of Chicago offers one of widest spectrums of knowledge and learning outlets in the United States. Many do not know what they have at their disposal. The museums in our city are unlike any coll...

Culture club Chicago: 5 museum exhibits for students to visit opening in September

Harry Sternberg, “Steel Mills (Smoke Stacks),” 1937. Screenprint. Collection of the DePaul Art Museum, gift of Belverd Needles Jr. and Marian Powers Needles. (Photo courtesy of DePaul Art Museum)

Courtney Jacquin

September 14, 2014

Chicago is one of the best cities in the world for art. Don’t think it pales in comparison to cities like New York and Los Angeles —in 2013 Trip Advisor ranked the Art Institute of Chicago the No. 1 museum in the country and the No. 3 museum in the world, and the museum alone houses some o...

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