Author Archive | Stacy

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Reflections on The Last Dance

Last Sunday the 10-part ESPN series focusing on the Chicago Bulls’ 97-98 championship run ended and what an ending it was! For the last five Sunday nights, millions of people around the world tuned in to witness the greatness of Michael Jordan, and the greatness of Chicago. For those of us from Chicago and the […]

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March Madness: MCU Edition

Spring is my second favorite season, (summer, you’re doing amazing, sweetie!) and with spring coming into bloom, that means the days are slowly getting longer and warmer, the chirping of birds right outside my bedroom window serve as nature’s ultimate alarm clock, baseball season is around the corner, and for 3 glorious weeks there’s college […]

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Who Cares About The GRAMMY’S?

Situated the week before the Super Bowl and about a month before the Oscars, the GRAMMY’S imagines itself to be “Music’s Biggest Night,” but who cares about The GRAMMY’S? When was the last time you were invited to a GRAMMY’S viewing party or hosted one for that matter? Growing up, the music award shows I […]

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¡Basta! Anthology

Meticulously compiled and researched, each vignette provides a fictionalized glimpse into the lives and experiences of victims of gendered violence. Niles resident, Monica Kessler, contributed to this work in the hopes that, “this book will bring an awareness to the topic of gender violence and that it will give young Latinas and Latinos something to […]

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