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Mueller: How to approach Macklemore’s new song, ‘White Privilege II’

Corey Mueller, Columnist

February 2, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

About two weeks ago, Macklemore released a song called “White Privilege II.” I have had a lot of time to think about this song and I have struggled with it. Macklemore dropped this song right before Black History Month...

Relive the Grammys with a playlist of the winners and losers

Aditi Bhandari, Blogger

January 28, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Odds & Ends, The Current

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards were held Sunday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, and once again it was a showcase of brilliant talent and very poor decision-making. Daft Punk and Macklemore and Ryan Lewis each won f...

Make the most of your Reading Period celebrations

Cat Zakrzewski, Web Editor

December 3, 2013

Filed under 2013 Holiday Guide

If you are one of the lucky students who evaded McCormick exams, Medill final projects and those Weinberg professors who bend the rules and still assign papers during Reading Period, chances are you might be stopping by som...

Mayfest picks measure up to peer schools, but do they fit our taste?

Sammy Caiola, Reporter

May 29, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Events, Music, The Current

I set out this week to write a column about how Mayfest failed us for Dillo Day and how all our peer universities get better headliners than us. But to my journalistic chagrin, I found my assumption to be mostly untrue. College...

Freshman 15: Jordan Wilimovsky

John Paschall, Reporter

October 23, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

While most freshmen on campus are worrying about the dreaded Freshman Fifteen, we know one group of new students who won't: the athletes. Instead of packing on the pounds, these new faces answers 15 questions about what it's lik...