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LASO to offer a taste of Latino heritage

Alex Seidler, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

A taste of the Latin-American heritage through music and dance is at the forefront of the Latin American Student Organization’s mission to bring cultural awareness to the campus and community. This night of dancing to Latin music is opened to all students at “Vamos A Bailar” on 9 p.m. Saturday...

Review “Don’t Breathe”

Jordan Hale, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

(Read at your own risk, review has content that spoils the plot) When heading in to see this movie, I wasn’t entirely sure what to expect. The previews were vague and gave a run-around of what the actual premise of the film was. I had the general idea covered, but I had no clue what I was abo...

AHS leaves viewers spooked

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 15, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

  I may be alone in saying that the last two seasons of American Horror Story were lackluster to say the least. I was pleasantly surprised when season six aired its first episode on Wednesday and brought a fresh approach to the entire television series. Writers, Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk...

Weekly Trend Section: New York Fashion Week

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

  New York Fashion Week 2016 just came to a close after a week filled with exotic threads and wild entertainment. There was an extensive list of designers scheduled to partake in the week’s events. Amongst them was Hood by Air under the creative direction of Shayne Oliver. Oliv...

‘Song Stage Midwest’ season two wraps up filming

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 11, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

"Song Stage Midwest” concluded the filming of its second season Friday at the Doudna Fine Arts Center. The cast and crew had been filming content all week, but the filming of the entire performance portion of the show was done in front of a live audience on Friday night and will be broadcasted...

Charleston Alley to welcome Chicago Improv for 3rd year

Chrissy Miller, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

The Chicago Improv Productions are coming back for the third year in a row to perform their show, “The Collage,” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Charleston Alley Theatre. Duke Bagger, owner of the Charleston Alley Theatre, said the group is quite clever when it comes to taking audience suggestions and...

“Song Stage Midwest” features diverse acts

Angelica Cataldo, Entertainment Reporter

September 9, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

Eight artists will be featured when “Song Stage Midwest” is filmed 6 p.m. Friday in the Doudna Fine Arts Center Theater. During “Song Stage,” these artists will perform live and compete against one another to be the final winner of the contest.   The audience will have the chance...

Review: ‘Don’t Breathe’

Aj Fournier, City Reporter

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

Fede Alvarez (Director of the "Evil Dead" remake) brings another terror story in his 2016 horror movie “Don’t Breathe." The movie tells of three burglars, Rocky, Alex and Money who break into a blind army veteran’s house to see if they can find anything of value. After the homeowner finds...

Weekly Trend Section: Making style your own

Thaija Evans, Verge Designer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

        Style can be defined as many things. I like to think that everyone has their own style. No one is entitled to delegate someone else’s look. People tend to follow trends, not that it is a bad thing; I myself adore some trends that appear on the for...

African-Americans add color to the Olympic Games

Camelia Nicholson, Verge Reporter

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

This year’s Olympic Games were an eye opening breakthrough for African-Americans as they added a little more color to the winner’s circle. It is said that history only repeats itself, something like déjà vu, and I would have to say I agree. African-Americans made their first appearance in the...

Review: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

Mace Mackiewicz, Verge Reporter

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

The first time I saw a trailer for “Kubo and the Two Strings” I knew I wanted to see it. I am a sucker for stop motion animation, and the movie looked gorgeous and had its own style. It also looked like it was trying something different than the typical Tim Burton gothic style stop motion film. Kubo...

Gotta catch em’ all around campus, safely

Mallory Kutnick, Verge Reporter

September 8, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, The Verge

The school year has officially kicked off. More students and teachers now rush to and from than one would have seen just three weeks ago. Cars roam the streets, bicycles roam the sidewalks and Pokémon Trainers roam carefully. University Police have found that, even in its July prime, mobile app...

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