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Mark Paraskevas


Exploring Black Greek Life

The Divine Nine’s presence at Penn

Hadji: A Muslim Who has Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca

Picture a family of three—a young–ish married couple and a four–month–old baby—sitting at an immigration office in Greece, all three with olive skin and varying degrees of curly hair.

Lou Bird's Takes Flight

Turns out you don't need to fly to Cuba for good pork belly.

A Trip To "Eden": Ivy Sole's Master Plan

A dope, critically acclaimed album that grew fresh out of our own garden.

If You're Reading This (In Print), It's Too Late

You already know what I do.

A History of Copa

A how–to guide for becoming Penn's favorite margarita spot in less than a decade.

Good As (Indi)gold

This soulful, three–piece group of Quakers is ready to take the music world by storm.

You Have to Listen to This: Anderson .Paak

Frank Ocean meets Kendrick Lamar.

Down to Business

It’s one against 70, and the recruiter is losing. Rather than file out, the students swarm him, ply him with resumes and cover letters, jostle his arm in hopes of a handshake.

Singha–ing Its Praises

Since the dreadful loss of Saigon as a viable BYO option during Fling last year, students have been yearning for the return of the drunken noodle experience.

You Need to Listen to This: JMSN

One of the hottest genres on the block these days is “PBR&B,” a dark, melodic twist on classic rhythm & blues.

Super Sweet 16 Performer List

Britney Spears Shaved her head recently - not cute Christina Aguilera Soulja Boy Tell Em Asked me to give him a kiss first, don’t wanna do it IRL & mom hasn’t gotten my RAZR fixed yet Lil Bow Wow Says he’s no longer little, doesn’t do this shit anymore Disappeared last week Madonna No, mom.

Playlist Of The Week: 11/20

Meet The Penn Musician: Ben Gendelman

Hand a 9–year–old a guitar and he will become a star.

Album Review: "The Art Of McCartney"—Various Artists

How great of an idea is this? Paul McCartney, who has had his hand in so many iconic songs, gets other legends to perform his greatest hits.

Album Review: "Cadillactica"—Big K.R.I.T.

While his major–label debut “Live from the Underground” wasn’t the commercial or critical success that many hoped it would be, Mississippi rapper Big K.R.I.T.

Music Video Monday: "IDFWU"—Big Sean

Detroit rapper Big Sean’s latest track “IDFWU” has been making waves on the radio and social media recently, and now the hard–hitting, unapologetic club banger gets video treatment.

Album Review: "Vibes!”—Theophilus London

Music Video Monday: “Don’t Wanna Fall In Love”—KYLE

Ventura, California rapper KYLE brings us the hilarious new video for his latest track “Don’t Wanna Fall In Love,” which samples the classic Jane Child song of the same name.

Five Low–Key Spooky Songs

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