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  • True GRIT maybe

    - Feb 22, 2016
    After months of work among three graduate students in different media, GRIT was presented Sunday night. By Jordan Ryder jordan-ryder@uiowa.edu GRIT, the brainchild among choreographer Rebekah Chappell, composer Joshua Marquez, and visual artist Dana O’Malley, took...
  • Academy has ‘Rocky’ stumble

    - Feb 19, 2016
    The latest installation in the Rocky franchise, Creed, was snubbed by the academy but earned the awards it won’t get. The lead-up to this year’s Oscars ceremony on Feb. 28 has been colored by the whiteness...
  • ‘Social (In)Justice’ art gallery to open at IMU

    - Feb 18, 2016
    Social (In)Justice, a gallery exploring four areas of social justice — or the lack thereof — will open Saturday in the IMU Black Box Theater. By Justus Flair | Justus-flair@uiowa.edu | @justus_flair Faded, seemingly tarnished bronze, the foot-and-a-half...
  • Fusing the media atoms: UI students mix media in ‘GRIT’ performance bred from struggle

    - Feb 18, 2016
    By Isaac Hamlet isaac-hamlet@uiowa.edu Art forms regularly collide in small ways. Films demand actors practice their craft while featuring costumes produced over hours of laborious design. Comics display vivid splashes of art peppered with bubbles of...
  • Viking meets Briton on the stage this weekend with the opening of‭ ‬Danelaw‭

    - Feb 18, 2016
    By Gracey Murphy gracey-murphy@uiowa.edu Three acts, three fights, three women victors. Danelaw, playing this weekend in the Theater Building’s Theater B, is about a Viking woman who must come to terms with a change in lifestyle...
  • Black Student Union celebrates Black History Month

    - Feb 18, 2016
    The Black Student Union marks Black History Month with a showcase and talent competition. By Cassandra Santiago cassandra-santiago@uiowa.edu Watch The Wolf on Wall Street, and you might learn about the stock market; play Monopoly, and you might...
  • Lit Picks

    - Feb 18, 2016
    City of Literature Hide, by Matthew Griffin Griffin, a Writers’ Workshop alumnus, will present a reading from Hide at Prairie Lights, 15 S. Dubuque St., at 7 p.m. Friday. The story really begins just after World War...
  • South Asian Student Alliance to host a mock wedding celebration

    - Feb 18, 2016
    Here comes the bride. Well, the fake bride. The South Asian Student Alliance will host a Mock Shaadi. By Alex Kramer alexandria-kramer@uiowa.edu A sea of white, gold, and red flares and mingles among the flowers, candles,...
  • Synthesizing the disparate: Kanye West’s ‘The Life of Pablo’

    - Feb 18, 2016
    Kanye West dropped his new album, The Life of Pablo, on Tidal on Feb. 13. On the afternoon of Feb. 11, millions gathered at their local movie theaters and on their computers to watch Kanye West...
  • Drink of the Week: Old School Daiquiri

    - Feb 18, 2016
    Spring is on the way, and I am ready. This old-school daiquiri reminds me of the Sun and warmth I’ve been longing for. RELATED: A blue lemon   EXPERIENCE: Squeeze two lime slices with Bacardi rum,...

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