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Beats from the Street: Feb. 16

Beats from the Street: Feb. 16

By Northern Star staff | February 16, 2016

Here's what some NIU students had on their playlists this week.Law graduate student Sarah Ziki said her favorite music is pop-rock and “Here” by Alessia Cara is her current favorite song. “It makes me feel closer to the singer and it’s relatable,”...

Pop culture finds way into new courses

By Allison Krecek | December 4, 2013

Listening to Tupac, reading the Hunger Games and playing Dungeons and Dragons are all things students can do in classes coming next semester.The College of Education has created 15 classes available to all. The courses have been promoted through posters...

Pass/Fail: Dragons, Tupac, Hunger Games to appear in spring curriculum, Illinois lawmakers pass pension reform at state workers’ expense

By Danny Cozzi | December 3, 2013

Pass: Dragons, Tupac, Hunger Games to appear in spring curriculumThe College of Education has unveiled 15 intriguing classes that relate to pop culture topics, according to today’s article in the Northern Star.Considering the fact that I spend a rather...

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