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Noche Latina a hot hit

Sierra Cotton, Staff Reporter
September 16, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

La Alianza is a Latino student organization on campus that serves the Latino community, celebrates their culture and supports Latino students at Case Western Reserve University. On Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 p.m.-2 a.m. at The Jolly Scholar, the group put on their bi-annual Noche Latina with the Society o...

What to do this weekend, Sept. 9-11

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 9, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Sept. 9: MIX at CMA: Mughal—5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Cleveland Museum of Art. Stop by to take part in the festivities from by peeking into the centennial exhibition Art and Stories from Mughal India, listening in on talks by curator Sonya Quintanilla, grabbing a bit to eat at a pop-up restaurant featuring Indian-inspired dishes and relaxing with music and drinks in the museum’s atrium. Dancers Sujata Lakhe, Gayatri Bharadwaj and Mrunmayee Kadam will teach visitors Bollywood and kathak dance moves.   Saturday, Sept. 10: Blacklight Slide—6:15 p.m. at The Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds . Blacklight Slide is a neon glow in the dark water slip-n-slide with a deejayed after party. UPB Movie Night—7:30 p.m. to...

Future Now Tour makes stop in Cleveland

Sanjana Singh, Staff Reporter
September 9, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music

The Future Now Tour came to Cleveland’s Quicken Loans Arena this past Friday, where teens and adults alike lined up hours before the show. The hype was high from a couple hours before the show where KISS FM radio was handing free T-shirts and dancers were putting on Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato musi...

“Sparty” an accurate representation of Case’s social events

Sierra Cotton, Staff Reporter
September 2, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music

Last Friday at Freiberger Field, Undergraduate Student Government (USG) hosted its annual “Sparty” as a welcome to not only new students, but for everyone to come together and get to know the organization. A surprise to no one, the event had a relatively small crowd consisting mainly of fresh...

What to do this weekend

Alex Clarke, Arts and Entertainment Editor
September 2, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Friday, Sept. 2 (7:10 p.m.), Saturday, Sept. 3 (7:10 p.m.), and Sunday, Sept. 4 (4:10 p.m.): Indians vs. Marlins at home Friday, Sept. 2 to Saturday, Sept. 3: Stupid F**cking Bird,  Eldred Theater, 7 p.m. both nights Saturday, Sept. 3: CWRU vs. Chicago, Noon, DiSanto Field Saturday, Sept 3: Rock ...

Despite cancellation, Pride lives on

Despite cancellation, Pride lives on

Aquene Kimmel, Staff Reporter
August 20, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Top Stories

If Pride celebrations are about proving how much the LGBT community can overcome together, then this year’s Pride in the CLE was especially in line with Pride’s purpose. After Cleveland Pride, Inc. cancelled their annual Pride, the LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland had just 13 days to w...

CWRUchella kicks off UPB concerts

CWRUchella kicks off UPB concerts

Annie Nickoloff
August 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music

Just one day before classes start for the school year, students can celebrate the end of summer with a mini music festival on Frieberger Field. The event, CWRUchella, will take place from 4-8 p.m. on Aug. 28. The event, organized by University Program Board, is in its second year and will face a ...

Parade the Circle

Parade the Circle

Taylor Moran, Executive Editor
August 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fine Arts, Local Events

Parade the Circle started at 12 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, but by 10:30 a.m. the streets were already lined with people looking to get a spot in the shade, and the air smelled distinctly of popcorn.  People were staking out their spots and opening up their lunch boxes to give their small children fo...

Hessler Street Fair 2016

Alex Clarke, A&E Editor
August 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events

Each May booths of art, candles, tie-dye and pottery take over Hessler Street and Hessler Court for the Hessler Street Fair. With these vendors come hundreds of guests that spend the weekend enjoying the peace and love culture of the 60s. The fair is put on each year by the Hessler Neighborhood Associ...

Music halls and thriving cities

Music halls and thriving cities

Anne Nickoloff, Staff Reporter
April 22, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local Events, Music, Top Stories

The fact that Andrew Bird came to Cleveland and performed at the House of Blues stage is still hitting me. For seven years, I’ve tried to see Bird live. This included an unsuccessful attempt at convincing my mom to let me road trip to New York during my sophomore year of high school. It included count...

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