The Growing Community of Artists at Uni

Anya Kaplan-Hartnett, Writer

March 14, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

There are many talented artists at Uni who pursue a wide variety of artistic interests.   Many Uni students create artwork independently. Others, like juniors Hannah Davis and Bella Solis, often collaborate with frie...

‘Phantom Thread’ Review

‘Phantom Thread’ Review

February 13, 2018

Ranking the superhero movies of 2017

Umar Hanif, Editor

November 21, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features, Opinion

With the release of Justice League this past weekend, the superhero movie run of 2017 has officially come to a close. In honor of that, let’s take a look back at the six movies released this year as well.   Justic...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer sparks speculation

Annette Lee

October 14, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Star Wars fans are, to say the least, excited: the new trailer for The Last Jedi came out October 9 and tickets are now on sale.

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Taking a second look at sculptures near Uni

Ethan Chen, Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Every day Uni students traverse campus, whether it is a walk to Kenney, a 100 meter run near the ECE building, or a food run to Green Street. Thus, they may be familiar with a couple well-known sculptures that they walk past ...

Cold Cut Review: IT

Camden Coleman, Writer

September 19, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

DISCLAIMER: No, I have not read the book, and no, there will not be any spoilers.   IT takes place in 1988 in a small town called Derry, and it follows the lives of seven young kids who make up “The Loser’s Club”. Wil...

Teacher Profile: Rayburn’s science fiction adventures

Umar Hanif, Editor

September 18, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features

Forty years ago, a fresh-faced 24-year-old Steve Rayburn walked out of a theater in Murray, Kentucky utterly awestruck. Rayburn had just seen the Spielberg-directed film Close Encounters of the Third Kind, which is celebrating its annive...

Preview: Pygmalion Festival welcomes teens

Zona Hrnjak, Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

For high school students who see living in Urbana-Champaign as a dull, corn-surrounded existence, the Pygmalion Festival will bring a weekend of refreshing excitement. It will come to Urbana-Champaign once again with a full line-up ...

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