Have you heard of Chance the Rapper? He’s a 23 year old, Chicago-based hip-hop artist that’s making huge waves in the music industry despite remaining an independent artist.
He became the first independent artist to perform on Saturday Night Live.
He’s garnered appearances on local
On January 13, 2016, a little seed of an idea was planted. Two hundred and seventy-one days later, it’s finally started to sprout.
It all began that chilly evening in the heart of Chicago's winter, when our paths crossed at a UIUC event for alumni and
As a Freshman at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, I found myself uneasy, drowning in a sea of unfamiliar faces at an event called Quad Day. Student organizations from the DDR Club to October Lovers and the American Advertising Federation set up in booths
“I’m shy,” a teenage girl says in a soft voice as her hands draw to her face. She stands timidly in the circle with her sweatshirt zipped, arms close and her thick, dark hair stretching down her back in a low pony.
I stand among the
Your web copy is an online version of your pitch. It’s the perfect--and sometimes the only--opportunity to wow potential customers and investors. The catch is that you only have seconds to captivate and inspire them to take action. How do you do that?
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Back in high school, when I was crushing on the idea of being a journalist, I walked around with a pen in the back of my ear and a little flip pad for scribbling notes.
Once I got to college, I ditched the flip pad for