Arts & Life

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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10 tips to survive finals week

December 1, 2016 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Check out these tips to keep you sane over finals.

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John Lennon's Happy Christmas song lyrics. Photo credit: Pinterest

Six music picks for the holiday season

November 30, 2016 at 1:42 pm 0 comments

It may not feel quite like winter yet, but the holidays are right around the corner, which means it is time to turn up the tunes. Every year as people gather with family and friends for the holidays, music is a sure way to bring a warm and inviting energy […]

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Students struggle adhering to gluten-free diet on campus

November 30, 2016 at 1:39 pm 0 comments

By Amanda HuberA bowl of lettuce, edamame beans, cheese, carrots and tomatoes with a drizzle of olive oil awaits freshman Christine Hensley every day for every meal in the dining hall. She’s not trying to be healthy. She’s not afraid of variety. She’s just not able to eat gluten. On […]

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