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A Day Exploring Downtown Chicago

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Classes are back in session, but that does not mean you cannot have a little fun on the weekend. On Saturday, my friends and I spent a majority of the day in downtown Chicago and explored a few places that some of us have not been to before. Here are…
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WXAV’s 10 Favorite Albums of 2016

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Below you will find WXAV 88.3FM’s Favorite Albums of 2016, as voted on by the WXAV staff. 1. Radiohead, A Moon Shaped Pool 2. Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Getaway 3. David Bowie, Black Star 4. Bon Iver, 22, A Million 5. Kanye West, The Life of Pablo 6. Norah…
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Fantastic Beasts Works its Magic: Movie Review

Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Grade: B At once grimey and decadent like only the 1920s could be, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is set several decades before J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter installment.  A charming re-entry into the wizarding world, Fantastic Beasts is directed by David Yates and stars Eddie Redmayne (Theory of…
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Game Anywhere with Facebook Instant Games

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Much like the new feature that let you play games with your friends in iMessage for iOS 10, you can now play games in Messenger and in your News Feed with Facebook Instant Games. Facebook Instant Games was launched on November 29th and allows users to play games without downloading…
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Holiday Fun in Chicago

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

The holidays are upon us and there is so much to do and see in the city this season. Whether you want to stroll around and take in the scenery or partake in some fun activities, there is something for everyone. All of these events are already in full swing so here…
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New Shows Coming to WXAV in 2017

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Sunday Mady Bolster 6pm- 8pm   Monday Hillary Aguilar- Ruano 1pm- 3pm   Tuesday Caesar Torres 3pm- 5pm Matthew S. Aung 7pm- 9pm   Wednesday Xavier Jacquez- Flores Noon- 2pm Matthew Paske 10pm- Midnight   *More shows to be added soon*

The Best of 2016’s Music

Friday, November 18th, 2016

2016 has been a great year for music. Now that the year is almost over, I thought it would be appropriate to look back on my favorite albums of the year. David Bowie – Blackstar Blackstar was released on Bowie’s 69th birthday, which is two days before his death. While…
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5 Simple Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Friday, November 18th, 2016

Thanksgiving is already next week and if you are like me, you are already thinking about what to do with your leftovers. Luckily, The Food Network has all of your post-Thanksgiving meal recipes that are sure to make your mouth-water. Here are five simple dishes that you can gobble up:…
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Should I Get the PS4 Pro?

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

On Thursday, November 10, Sony released the new PlayStation 4 Pro. This version of the PlayStation 4 is supposed to give console gamers a more powerful machine to experience a new way of gaming. Microsoft will also be doing this with Xbox One during the 2017 holiday season with Project…
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Preview of the 2016 American Music Awards

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

The American Music Awards will be taking place this weekend on November 20 and judging by the nominations and performers, it is sure to be a good night. The show will be hosted by supermodel Gigi Hadid and comedian Jay Pharoah. Let’s take a look at the performers and this…
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