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Daye Jack: Chasing Dreams

Daye Jack: Chasing Dreams

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

March 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Daye Jack's recent stop back in New York — after he left NYU to work with Max Martin on producing his own hip-hop music — affirmed just how much his dream is coming true, and just how important it is for him to encourage the dreams of others.

Vaquera F/W 2017

Vaquera F/W 2017

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

What does it mean to be a prime member of capitalist society? That’s the question Vaquera strives to answer through each of its collections. The twentysomething designers of Vaquera draw inspiration from their teen years and reimagine it to make a social commentary. Their Fall/Winter 2017 colle...

1978 Play Disrupts Nuclear Family

1978 Play Disrupts Nuclear Family

By Hailey Nuthals, Highlighter Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

A new production of "Buried Child" stars Ed Harris and Amy Madigan as parents whose traditional family breaks apart.

Immigration experts tackle ‘Ellis’ immigration in film

Immigration experts tackle ‘Ellis’ immigration in film

By Anubhuti Kumar, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Immigration experts examined and deconstructed Robert DeNiro's latest film, "Ellis" from a historical perspective in a panel discussion at Kimmel on Nov. 9.

Play proves American Dream to be unrealistic

Play proves American Dream to be unrealistic

March 13, 2014


Filed under Arts

Emily Schwend’s “Take Me Back” questions the idea of the seemingly unattainable American Dream by profiling one man’s journey after being released from jail. With minimal job prospects or financial stability, ex-convict Bill (James Kautz) is forced to move in with and care for his diabetic mother, Sue (Ch...