Arts & Life

Spinster Records Photo credit: Facebook: Spinster Recods

People come together at Spinster Records

January 9, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

The Bishop Arts neighborhood, particularly the intersection of Tyler and Davis St. where Spinster Records sits, has transitioned from an area of desolate storefronts to a thriving strip for local businesses over the past decade.

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Nick Valensi performing with CRX Photo credit: nick valensi instagram

Nick Valensi talks new band, future

December 26, 2016 at 9:10 pm 0 comments

Guitarist for “The Strokes” Nick Valensi is fronting his own group called “CRX.”

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Day one of your new internship as told by the Office

Day one of your new internship as told by the Office

December 12, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Check out just a few of the stages faced when entering a new internship told by everybody’s favorite business professionals.

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Downtown Wanderland: Weekly Holidays Events in Dallas Photo credit: Downtown Wanderland Facebook

Holiday events near the hilltop

December 10, 2016 at 12:09 am 0 comments

Stuck in Dallas? Check out these local holiday events.

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‘La La Land;’ a Musical Masterpiece

‘La La Land;’ a Musical Masterpiece

December 9, 2016 at 1:56 pm 0 comments

It’s rare that a film is released and could possibly be considered a future classic. La La Land is one of those films. Bordering on perfection, the musical masterpiece has hardly a single flaw. It deftly weaves between blissful surrealism and gut-wrenching reality, painting a traditional story across a modern […]

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Your ultimate guide to SMU study tips

December 9, 2016 at 11:29 am 0 comments

Here is your ultimate guide for where to study this finals season.

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Shot form Outside Eno's Pizza tavern on Bishop Blvd. Photo credit: Instagram: @BishopArtDistrict

A not so silent night in Bishop Arts District

December 8, 2016 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

By Jeremiah JensenIt’s a sleepy Saturday night between Tyler and Zang. A few well-dressed pedestrians are wandering the chilly streets around 7 p.m., peeping into the storefronts and occupying a few seats at the various eateries and bars populating Bishop Ave.Caught between harvest décor and Christmas lighting, the squatty blocks […]

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The Ban Chan of the day. Ban Chan is a form of Korean tapas. From left to right: dried apricot salad with pickled shallots, chicory tossed in yuzu ponzu; cured cucumber with umebushi tossed with pickled kohlrabi, beet dashi and topped with sesame; romaine kim chi with buttermilk dressing, funion dust and cilantro. Photo credit: Emma Wesel

Dallas’ permanent pop-up restaurant: Kitchen LTO

December 5, 2016 at 3:51 pm 0 comments

By Emma WeselWith Kanye West bringing pop-up shops around the world and restaurants that are only in cities for a limited time, it’s time to give some attention to Dallas’ own pop-up restaurant, Kitchen LTO. But this is a pop-up with a twist – it’s permanent. Kitchen LTO’s location stays […]

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Dallas’ must see holiday shows

Dallas’ must see holiday shows

December 4, 2016 at 10:58 pm 0 comments

Thanksgiving is over, and the winter holidays are quickly on their way. Dallas is a hub for the creative arts, including musicals, plays and shows centered around holiday themes. Below is a list of must see performances coming to Dallas this winter.SYZYGY: Unsilent NightSMU’s Meadows School of the Arts, Owen […]

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SMU fashion professor gives Instagram tips

December 3, 2016 at 3:03 pm 0 comments

SMU professor and fashion designer gives tips on how to up your Instagram game.

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