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September 4, 2015

 

Dakota Hotchkiss multitasks on his computer by chatting via Skype with teammates and editing the 'Hell Paws' video game.

College Gamers Take It To The Next Level

Gamers rejoice! With IU's newly minted major in game design, a well-established extracurricular activity is now coursework.

August 31, 2015

 

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Bloomington Artist Inspired By Hurricane Katrina

An artist who now lives in Bloomington, Ind., was inspired by Hurricane Katrina. She says it taught her to enjoy every moment she's given.

August 28, 2015

 

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Is It Only A Joke? The Put-On And Its Deeper Meaning

In her book Practically Joking, IU folklorist Moira Marsh suggests that the common prank be reevalutated for its social and aesthetic function.

July 17, 2015

 

group of kids playing improv game with three instructors

Improv Is Life At BPP’s Laugh Factory

When it works well, improv gets kids working together, bringing new ideas to the scene, and -- most importantly -- listening.

July 6, 2015

 

Rob Sherrell

IU Student To Graduate With A Degree In Stand-Up Comedy

The Individualized Major Program at Indiana University will soon lead to a first for the school—a degree in stand-up comedy.

June 26, 2015

 

a man plays the piano in a workshop

Behind The Music: Tuning Forks And Coffee Breaks

Its grand name notwithstanding, the American Piano Factory is a one-man show. And over 27 years of house calls, Dave Cox has developed a faithful clientele.

June 2, 2015

 

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Aparna Nancherla Quits Her Day Job

Thanks to the regular paychecks from "Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell," writer and comedian Aparna Nancherla is now able to dedicate herself to stand-up.

May 15, 2015

 

Jason Nickey

Bloomington and the Vinyl Record Renaissance

The once-obsolete vinyl record has seen a renaissance in the last eight years. But for Bloomington record stores, vinyl is nothing new.

April 29, 2015

 

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Dillon Bustin Joins Travis Puntarelli In A Show Of Hats

A musical revue joins an up-and-coming folk artist with his musical—and philosophical—forebear in a kinship that transcends space and time.

April 16, 2015

 

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Tyron Cooper On The IU Soul Revue

"What Soul Revue is about," asserts Tyron Cooper, "is operating within a Black performance tradition to elucidate the Black life reality."

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