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Chance the Rapper Influences More Concerts at the White Sox Ballpark

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

  Last fall, Chance the Rapper initiated the first ever concert at the Chicago White Sox ballpark. The event took place on September 24th, 2017  selling out instantly. A second offer for tickets was forced to be which then included tickets available for seats  located behind the stage, meaning that…
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You’ll Float, Too: It (2017) Movie Review

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

With movies such as Happy Death Day, Jigsaw, and even Boo! 2: A Madea Halloween coming out in October, it can be easy for a Halloween fan to get hyped up as the countdown towards candy, jump scares, and horror films begins. However, while Halloween may be the most popular…
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Ruthless and Reckless at Riot Fest

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Riot Fest started up in 2005 as a multi venue event harboring music that encompasses punk, rock, alternative, metal and hip-hop. The fest takes place every September since then with the exception that it is now an outdoor event hosted in Douglas Park. The fest is three days long event…
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Theatre Buzz: A View From The Bridge

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Looking to go and see a great theatrical production? The Goodman Theatre proudly presents the Young Vic production of Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge.    The production is directed by Belgian director Ivo van Hove, and the play follows the story of Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn longshoreman, whose…
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Professor Profiles: Dr. Mary Beth Tegan

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Dr. Mary Beth Tegan is an associate professor of English in Saint Xavier University’s College of Arts and Sciences, as well as the director of the Undergraduate Honors Program.Her primary field of focus is British Literature and feminism in literature, though she does teach a wide variety of courses for…
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Breakfast on the Fly

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Skipping breakfast is probably the worst mistake you can make while attending college. The value of of the first meal of the day is reiterated in almost every school’s lunchroom and health center anyone has ever been to. Still as American children grow older, fewer eat breakfast. On average about…
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Louden Swain’s Saturday Night Special Album Review

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

From Aug. 25 to Aug. 27, I was in Minneapolis attending a fan convention centered on the CW television series Supernatural. I won’t go into detail about everything that the conventions consist of, nor will I talk about my time there – I could probably write an entire newspaper’s worth…
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How to Have Fun For Free in Chicago: A Broke College Student’s Guide to Free Days in Chicago’s Culture Spots

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Let’s face it, everyone. As college students, when we see the word “free” in an advertisement that features either a product or an event that we would like to obtain or attend, we tend to leap at the opportunity to take advantage of it. Whether it’s free samples, free admission…
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More to Do Off Campus

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

There’s not an abundant amount of time left before we start experiencing freezing weather. Therefore, there’s a lot to be done. Chicago offers so much for you and your friends to take advantage of off campus. When stress is thicker than a ribeye steak, take yourself to Chicago’s lake front….
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Fall Saving After Summer Spending

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Ahh… autumn is just around the corner. Crisp leaves will be floating like bubbles in the sky; or just like your luscious hair that is thinning off your head due to all your new financial stress! Summer didn’t last longer than a blink of an eye. However, your bank account…
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