Jade Yan


Audience Shouts “Caroline Shut Up” at Caroline Polachek Concert

At her recent Lincoln Hall concert, the audience got to know the artist behind "Door."


January 24, 2020

No Unanswered Questions in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's "Hamlet"

Running at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier until June 9, director Barbara Gaines’s Hamlet does not shy away from providing answers.


May 20, 2019

What Does Student Government Do?

With a new round of SG coming into office next quarter, we dig into the responsibilities and roles of SG.


May 12, 2019

MODA Shows off Unconventional Glamor

The designs and models exhibited not only the creativity but also the technical skill of the various designers in the show.


February 26, 2019

Fifth Ward Challengers Dissent with Incumbent at Aldermanic Forum

Newcomers Gabriel Piemonte and William Calloway are up against long-time alderman Leslie Hairston.


February 18, 2019

Fourth and Fifth Ward Forum

From left to right: Gabriel Piemonte, Ebony Lucas, Leslie Hairston


Feb. 16, 2019

Mayoral Civil Rights Forum

Candidates at the forum, held at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law


Feb. 2, 2019

At Mayoral Forum, Candidates Debate Disenfranchisement, Police Practices, Education

Participants largely agreed on voter equity, not so much on school boards.


January 31, 2019

Uncommon Interview: Paul Poast

"Countries shouldn’t wait for the U.S. to pull through. They should take steps by themselves to make this system continue to work," Poast said.


November 1, 2018

Swan Lake Soars a Little Too High

Whilst the ballet certainly did feel as if it were caught between two worlds, this unfortunately did not unravel in a good way.


October 29, 2018