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Concerts are a fun way to spend break

By Kevin Bartelt | December 6, 2012

It’s difficult not to let your mind wander about potential winter break plans as the end of the semester nears. If you’re interested in going to a concert during break, here are a few to consider. The two local shows worth seeing this month are The...

A little bit Hootie, no blowfish

By Alex Fiore | November 2, 2011

I'll take my weekend concert country-fried, please. Come 7:30 p.m. Saturday, country music star Darius Rucker will take the stage at the NIU Convocation Center, 1525 W. Lincoln Highway, with openers Thompson Square and Justin Moore. The former Hootie...

Are student opinions really heard at the Convo?

By Chris Krapek | February 20, 2011

A few weeks ago, it was looking pretty grim. The line-up for the spring semester at the Convocation Center was filled with shows that weren't directly aimed at college students. So far, there's been a Christian music concert, well-respected gospel singer...

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