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Mayfest, Ski Trip tease Tauheed Epps on Dillo Day website, announce trip dates

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 12, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Mayfest and Northwestern Ski Trip teased the name Tauheed Epps on the Dillo Day website on Monday night. Mayfest posted a fake airplane ticket with Epps, the legal name of rapper 2 Chainz. Epps, who hails from College Park,...

Bienen junior wins Battle of the DJs for second year, will perform at Dillo Day

Christine Farolan, Reporter

May 9, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dillo Day 2014, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Bienen junior Lucas Messore, known as Behind These Eyes, won Mayfest’s Battle of the DJs for the second year in a row, getting the chance to play at Dillo Day after his set last year was canceled because of rain. The...

Mayfest, Northwestern Art Review to bring student artwork to Dillo Day

Jordan Harrison, Assistant Campus Editor

May 8, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Groups

Mayfest and the Northwestern Art Review are partnering to add a splash of color and student creativity to the Dillo Day atmosphere this year. NAR is looking for student artwork that will be weather-resistant to display...

Mayfest revises wristband policies, limits festival access in new entrance policies

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

May 4, 2014

Filed under Campus, Dillo Day 2014, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

In an effort to improve safety and accountability during Dillo Day, Mayfest will require all attendees to wear wristbands and will prohibit the general public from attending the festival. Access to Dillo Day this year will...

Mayfest partners with WNUR to bolster Dillo Day second stage

Tyler Pager, Assistant Campus Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Mayfest has announced a new partnership with WNUR that will revamp the second stage at Dillo Day, now called the IndieU Stage. The new stage, which will be located south of the Main Stage on the Lakefill, will feature fou...