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Kuba Sokolowski

Open House Chicago Opens Doors to City

By Kuba Sokolowski

Last weekend, over 200 buildings opened their doors to the public for Open House Chicago.

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October 19, 2017

Meera Joshi

Kafka in Visual Translation

By Meera Joshi

"Worlds that are...stripped down to an uncanny, distorted, and persistently incomplete version of what is typically perceived as reality."

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October 19, 2017

Kevin Yatarola on behalf of Lincoln Center

Schubert Wanders On: Re-Composing "Winterreise"

By Bryan McGuiggin

In a new staging by Netia Jones, Hans Zender's "composed interpretation" of Schubert's "Winterreise" burnishes its source material.

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August 15, 2017

Euirim Choi

An Inside Look at the University’s Budget

By Euirim Choi

Private administration documents shed light on strategic budget deficits and deliberations on how to control spending.

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August 13, 2017

Daniel Lipson

Remembering the Society of the Owl and Serpent

By Daniel Lipson

The Society of the Owl and Serpent disbanded 50 years ago in 1967. The Maroon looked back on its storied past.

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June 9, 2017

Tod Williams and Billie Tsien Architects

Logan Celebrates Five Years of Campus Arts

By Ivan Ost

This year, the Logan Center celebrates its upcoming fifth anniversary as a creative and collaborative arts space on that strives to promote liberal arts to the campus and wider Chicago community.

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May 25, 2017

Estelle Higgins

Bummer Breeze: It's (Not) Raining, We're Snoring

By Ivan Ost

"Summer Breeze, timid victim of a rainstorm that wasn’t, involved no breezes. Not that it really needed any. When no one is dancing, it doesn’t get very hot."

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May 22, 2017

Alan Klehr

By the Book: Brooker Prizewinners Discuss Their Collections

By Chloé Bardin and Ivan Ost

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May 22, 2017

Brooke Nagler

Rise Slate: Past, Present, Future

By Rachana Muppa and Marjorie Antohi

As the 2017-2018 Executive Slate, Calvin Cottrell, Chase Harrison, and Sabine Nau have a big job ahead of them. What have they done to prepare for this experience, and what are their plans for the future?

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May 16, 2017

Grace Hauck

Portrait: of the Chief as a Young Rapper

By Grace Hauck

Third-year Ben Glover takes us back to lunch room freestyle and the three pillars of rap.

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May 16, 2017

Chris D'Angelo

Manual of Style: Power, Identity, and (pièce de) Résistance

By MJ Chen, Alexia Bacigalupi, and Chris D'Angelo

The Maroon's fashion feature rigorously inquires: "Who are you wearing?"

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May 15, 2017

Chris D'Angelo

Manual of Style: The Right Fit

By MJ Chen, Alexia Bacigalupi, and Chris D'Angelo

The Maroon's fashion feature rigorously inquires: "Who are you wearing?"

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May 10, 2017

Grace Hauck

Portrait: Student Dancers En Pointe

By Grace Hauck

The Maroon sat down with a trio of student dancers: Khephren Chambers, Christine Chin, and Addison Jeske.

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May 8, 2017

Greg Ross

From "Alley L" to Arts Block: A History of Garfield's Green Line Stop

By Greg Ross

“[The station] is an acknowledgement of the history of this city, the South Side, the World’s Fair."

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May 8, 2017

Grace Hauck

Interrogating Interracial Love: A Handmade Book of Poems

By Grace Hauck

Second-year Jennifer Wang and fourth-year MeeSoh Bossard discuss their current bookmaking project: an exploration of poetry, painting, and what it means to be a mixed-race woman in love with a white man.

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May 1, 2017

Grace Hauck

"Start:" Kick-starts Student Art in Hyde Park

By Alexia Bacigalupi

For the first—but hopefully not the last—time, "Start:" showcased student art for sale at a pop-up show in Harper Court.

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April 27, 2017

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