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University grad succeeds in Chicago comedy, teaching

University grad succeeds in Chicago comedy, teaching

By Matt Ru

March 6, 2014

Once upon a time, Brian Posen was a theater graduate student at the University who frequented Espresso Royale and endured many nearly sleepless nights in the hopes of one day pursuing a career in the performing arts. Now, he is one of the most important figures in the Chicago comedy and theater scen...

Greek of the Week: DJ D-Mand

Greek of the Week: DJ D-Mand

January 28, 2014

At KAM’S, Dan Manning is not known as “Dan” but rather DJ “D-Mand.”  For Manning, an active member of Kappa Delta Rho fraternity and junior in LAS, mixing and listening to music is more than mere entertainment — it is a passion and hobby that he believes will be an important part of his lif...