Lifestyles

Underground scene rises above

By Kenneth Herman -

Touring bands often struggle financially and house shows like Seminary Shows give them a place to perform, sleep and get support through donations.

Taking poetry from page to performance

By Jonathan Ortiz -

The Slam Poetry Club opens up various avenues for eager, endeavoring writers to share their work and receive insight on how to sharpen their skills.

Nick Offerman takes the stage for Family Weekend

By Jacob Shamsian -

Offerman’s philosophy of life is to “paddle your own canoe” (also the title of his book), which means to be self-sufficient. Before he could make a living as an actor, Offerman used his tools to build things, and continues to...

Yik Yak founders yap about app

By Rich Kersting -

You don’t have to have a Twitter account with thousands of followers to be heard, and you don’t have to expose your identity. It’s meant to be a safe place where thoughts and statements are protected by anonymity. You can...

iOS 8 sacrifices simplicity for usability

By Rich Kersting -

The new predictive keyboard was Apple’s attempt to deliver a “smarter keyboard,” but it’s an Android knockoff with a crowded mess of numbers and letters.