“U Me Aur Hum” (You, Me and Us) has a great potential to become a serious look at Alzheimer’s disease and its effect on a relationship. However, the directorial debut of actor Ajay Devgan is uneven and slow.
On the afternoons of Saturday, May 5 and Sunday, May 6, thousands of teenagers and 20-somethings lined up outside the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. After its unprecedented success in New Jersey, “The Bamboozle,” a two-day music festival featuring a multitude of primarily alternative rock bands, made its way to sunny California.
New University: So, what was your goal for your new record “11th Hour” ? Del Tha Funkee Homosapien: I wanted to make it funky, but keep it on the hip-hop side, too. I wanted to bring it back to what I’m about, you know what I mean? New U: What is “Del” about? Who did […]
On Wednesday night, April 9, the Darfur Action Committee, a campus student activist organization, held its second annual Rock for Darfur benefit concert for refugees in the Darfur area of western Sudan. In the past, the DAC has donated the proceeds to international refugee aid groups and has persuaded the UC Regents to withdraw aid […]
Strolling along the walkway of the School of the Arts, any informed observer will discover the University Art Gallery building’s secret entrance to “Samplings,” an art exhibition created by a selected pool of undergraduate studio art students. Gallery visitors debate about existentialism while standing in line for caffeinated beverages as you enter the gallery. Any […]
With the musical as the only form of theater that seems to be profitable anymore and keeping in mind that “the theatre is dying” is screamed from New York to the Globe Theatre in London, the drama department’s production of Anton Chekhov’s “Uncle Vanya” is an example of everything theater can do right. There is […]
What is wrong with being smart? It is a simple question that is asked repeatedly in different ways throughout the movie, “Smart People,” and in reality, the answer is that there is nothing wrong with being intelligent. However, simply acting smart can only get someone so far, which is a problem that this film runs into throughout its duration.
For undergraduate students who are too young to know better, the Anthill Pub and Grille was a staple of the graduate community at UC Irvine. Featuring weekly live performances by local bands, an outdoor patio and supposedly the cheapest billiards in town, the Anthill Pub had plenty of room and entertainment to spare. Unfortunately, these […]
The Duke Spirit is just one of many English imports to try out the other side of the pond. England had its share of success in the States, from the Arctic Monkeys putting on its dancing shoes to Oasis singing about gibberish like wonder walls. However the Duke Spirit has a different take on rock […]
Technology is rapidly catching up to the frenetic (and often apathetic) student lifestyle.