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Album review:  Kanye West's “The Life of Pablo” does not disappoint for hip-hop fans

Album review: Kanye West's “The Life of Pablo” does not disappoint for hip-hop fans

By Jake Valentine February 21, 2016

Whether you love or hate Kanye, there’s no denying that he’s one of the most influential artists of this generation. What’s so polarizing about Kanye is not only his unpredictable behavior that you...

Timeless lead singer, Cal Shapiro, freestyle raps a song about the University during Spring Jam at the Main Quad on Sunday.

First annual Spring Jam concert brings B.o.B., Timeflies

April 27, 2015

A location students usually use to study and commute to class was converted into a stage and outdoor concert venue Sunday afternoon. The University’s first annual Spring Jam concert hosted well-known...

Allen Kleiner, freshman in computer science engineering, balances his education with greek life and a capella groups. 

The Impressions of Allen Kleiner

By Mara Shapiro April 28, 2014

Freshman in Engineering Allen Kleiner knew he wanted to rush a fraternity prior to arriving on campus. However, he didn’t expect to feel so welcomed by the brothers of Theta Chi. “I didn’t expect...

Show featuring best of university presses to open Monday

By Annabeth Carlson April 28, 2014

Earlier in 2013, 608 collections of literary work were submitted by university presses across the country to the Association of American University Presses. Out of these entries, just 95 were chosen to...

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