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Photos show underage drinking at SGA party

KATIE LEWIS

May 1, 2008

Filed under News

An e-mail with photographs of underage students drinking was circulated Saturday, April 26. In some of the photos were members of next year's Executive Board and Senate of the Saint Louis University Student Government Association. Containing...

“Jersey Boys” musical hits the right notes

KATIE LEWIS

May 1, 2008

Filed under Arts

"Jersey Boys" isn't just for baby boomers. The "True Hollywood Story"-style musical, which grooved into the Fabulous Fox Theatre April 23, will have even the youngest of music lovers out of his or her seat. The standing ovation...

Let Me Explain: That’s what she said

KATIE LEWIS

May 1, 2008

Filed under Arts

You can have the town; why don't you take it? Allow me to extrapolate. Not only is school nearly out for summer; it's almost out forever. To be done with schooling for life-since not all of us are fortunate enough to be able...

Cast of ‘Jersey Boys’ rests up for Fox shows

KATIE LEWIS

April 24, 2008

Filed under Arts

Christopher Kale Jones gets more sleep in one night than most people. The actor, who plays Frankie Valli in the musical "Jersey Boys," said that he has to sleep eight to nine hours each night and stay hydrated to keep his vocal...

Ben Folds rocks the farmland

KATIE LEWIS

April 24, 2008

Filed under Arts

According to musician Ben Folds, playing outdoors negatively affects the audience's appreciation of his music. Slated to play at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, held in Manchester, Tenn., June 12 to 15, Folds said in a...

Let Me Explain: Baby, you can’t drive my car

KATIE LEWIS

April 17, 2008

Filed under Arts

First cars are like first loves. Let me explain. I'll never forget him: The AC smelled like catfish during the summer. The automatic locks didn't work when it rained. The driver's-side door wouldn't open for two months, and one...

New dark thriller takes place in college classroom

KATIE LEWIS

April 10, 2008

Filed under Arts

The characters in Will Lavender's haunting debut Obedience (Shaye Areheart, Feb. 19) have issues with authority-particularly, with their puzzling Logic and Reasoning 204 professor. Lavender's fast-paced labyrinthine thriller takes ...

Let Me Explain: Adjectives make the heart grow fonder

KATIE LEWIS

April 3, 2008

Filed under Arts

Once the (adjective) kid, always the (adjective) kid. Let me explain. Everyone is a something person; we all have our bit: the smart child or the chubby teen, the funny girl or the musical guy. Once people classify us as particular...

Three bands announced so far for Spring Fever

KATIE LEWIS

March 6, 2008

Filed under News

The concert portion of the April 26 Spring Fever event at Chaifetz Arena is called "Rock, Rap, and Rawhide." So far, the Student Actitivies Board has released that Chingy and Augustana will play at the concert. The third act was...

‘The Wedding Singer’ is business in the front, party nowhere to be found

KATIE LEWIS

March 6, 2008

Filed under Arts

1985: A year of big hair, stirrup pants and hot pink lipstick. A year when shoulder pads were big and computers were bigger. A year when most current college students were but a dream and a wish in their parents' pretty minds....

Let Me Explain: Breaking up and breaking out

KATIE LEWIS

March 6, 2008

Filed under Arts

I'm not sure that I buy in to this "break" thing. Let me explain. Some couples stay together even when the passion dies because it's easy. Some break up because one or both of them had a wandering eye. And still others, the indecisive...

Let Me Explain: You gotta have faith

KATIE LEWIS

February 21, 2008

Filed under Arts

My faith needs to be re-evaluated. Let me explain. Loads of religious folks have difficulty adapting their religious practices to college. It doesn't help that 10 p.m. Mass in St. Francis Xavier College Church can sometimes seem...

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