All Entries by Alex Rauch

Scene from The Book of Mormon

April 30, 2013

‘Book of Mormon’ a clever escape from school stress

Everyone has been talking about “The Book of Mormon” — and there’s good reason for all this praise.

Donald Hedeker singing

April 2, 2013

Professor has passion for polka

Biostatistics professor and musician Donald Hedeker is a “polka addict.”

Dee Alexander

January 15, 2013

Dee Alexander’s careers on campus, onstage

Dee Alexander has two careers: one on campus, the other as an internationally known jazz vocalist.

MFA student Matthew Brett discusses his work

December 18, 2012

For art students, the final critique

The end-of-semester critique for MFA students is an intense experience.

students playing intramural basketball

December 13, 2012

Get fit, get smart: the end is near

With days getting shorter and the end of the semester getting closer, what’s the best way to maximize energy and learning abilities before and during finals?

October 17, 2012

So you think you can dance your dissertation?

If it’s difficult to explain your research to friends, family and the world at large — why not dance it?

Chicago International Film Festival poster

October 10, 2012

Explore international offerings at 48th Chicago film festival

The 48th Chicago International Film Festival opens Thursday — and if you’re a regular moviegoer who enjoys independent world movies, the festival’s expansive list of movies and screening times is worth exploring.