ICYMI: Drake, Kendrick West, Kanye West, and More

ICYMI: Drake, Kendrick West, Kanye West, and More

This past week saw so much new music! First, Drake quietly dropped an album/mixtape on Thursday night called If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late. It was initially posted on Soundcloud, but later removed and now only found on iTunes. While some call it a mixtape, others call it an album (due to its $13 price). Either way, there are […]

Ask the Love Guru

Ask the Love Guru

Today is the day of love! One filled with kisses, chocolates and sometimes even confusion. While many swoon in the arms of their love, many more pine for those they can not have and rack their brain with pressing questions of the heart. Though we are here to celebrate love, it is also important to address the hard-hitting problems that […]

We Missed You, Missy!

We Missed You, Missy!

Katy Perry is rocking the Super Bowl halftime show with “California Gurls” as the music begins to fade out and the lights start to dim. The dancers fall to the stage. Suddenly, a dark figure appears in a cloud of smoke. In the silence, an all too recognizable six-note pattern is plucked out on a tumbi. Missy Elliot has arrived. […]

Finding the Perfect Drugstore Foundation

Finding the Perfect Drugstore Foundation

By| Ariel Harper Even if you are not a huge fan of makeup, chances are that you at least dabble in foundation. Foundation is a crucial part of any makeup routine yet tends to be the most difficult to match perfectly. With so many different brands, formulas and no way to test each color, it seems like a gamble. Furthermore, the […]

NU Divest event serves as lesson in solidarity, call to action

NU Divest event serves as lesson in solidarity, call to action

Northwestern students received a crash-course in solidarity with Palestine when they gathered inside University Hall for  NU Divest’s latest event.  Held  on Tuesday Jan. 27 at 8 p.m., the event was titled titled, “Because We Do Not Live Single Issue Lives”: Solidarity with Palestine and hosted by NU Divest in conjunction with Students for Justice in Palestine.  Members of MEchA de […]

Past Articles from Pulse

Microaggressions movement highlights community conversation on discrimination 0
on May 16, 2014 at 4:22 pm / in Campus

Microaggressions movement highlights community conversation on discrimination

By Jesse Sparks, Design Editor Portraits of students holding white boards immediately catch the eye. On each of the boards sits a demeaning, derogatory or discriminatory statement or question. The stark contrast between ink and board provides no opportunity for the offense to be defended or overlooked. Captured like this, the statements can be acknowledged for what they are: microaggressions. […]

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Kendrick Lamar- i & Big Sean- IDFWU 0
on November 7, 2014 at 3:06 pm / in Entertainment & Music, Music

Kendrick Lamar- i & Big Sean- IDFWU

Just in! Kendrick Lamar and Big Sean just released new music videos. Check them out below!

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Raven Symone On Labeling 0
on November 2, 2014 at 10:25 pm / in Entertainment & Music, Opinion, Uncategorized

Raven Symone On Labeling

By Courtney Morrison & Stephanie Medina Following Raven-Symone’s appearance on Oprah: Where Are They Now? just two weeks ago, fans and critics blew up on social media in response to Symone’s refusal of the labels “African American” and “gay.” In her interview with Oprah Winfrey, Raven explained, “I’m tired of being labeled. I’m an American. I’m not an African American; […]

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Letter to the Editor: Response to Kappa and ZBT’s ‘Jail N’ Bail’ event 0
on October 31, 2014 at 9:42 am / in Uncategorized

Letter to the Editor: Response to Kappa and ZBT’s ‘Jail N’ Bail’ event

By Student Collective As reported in The Daily earlier this week, members of Kappa Kappa Gamma acquired orange jumpsuits to wear during their philanthropic fundraiser, “Jail N’ Bail,” co-hosted with Zeta Beta Tau. Kappa members personalized the jumpsuits and mimicked gang-affiliated inmates in their photo promoting the event. However, in the starkly different reality of the prison system in the […]

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OJ Tropicana-Stream Of Consciousness 0
on October 29, 2014 at 9:42 pm / in Entertainment & Music, Uncategorized

OJ Tropicana-Stream Of Consciousness

This just in! Ra Sol student artist Omar Jimenez, better known by his rap name “OJ Tropicana” released his third project yesterday. This project, titled Stream of Consciousness, explores OJ’s journey through college in a stream of consciousness format. Tropicana said he is especially proud of the song, Let It Flow. “An earlier version of it appeared in my first mixtape 3 years […]

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on October 28, 2014 at 7:25 pm / in Entertainment & Music, Music

Nicki Minaj ~ Only (ft. Drake, L’il Wayne, & Chris Brown)

Nicki Minaj just dropped her new single “Only,” featuring Drake, L’il Wayne, and Chris Brown. Check it out below!   hotnewhiphop.com

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The Secret to Removing Acne Scars 0
on October 21, 2014 at 7:56 pm / in Fashion & Beauty

The Secret to Removing Acne Scars

When I thought about how many chemicals I put on my skin, I decide to look for natural options in my skincare. After discovering the magical goodness that is oil cleansing, I decided to find a natural way to deal with horrible breakouts and pimples. That is when I found a natural, cheap and easy to make toner.   What […]

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The President is Coming! 0
on October 14, 2014 at 7:49 pm / in Opinion

The President is Coming!

Sarah W. 10:59am: “Line is already starting” I threw on my shoes and quickly ran out the door to attend the event that would alter my Northwestern career. President Obama was going to be on campus to deliver a speech to students about the state of the economy. When I first learned that the President would be on campus, I […]

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The Deadly Virus: Ebola 0
on October 14, 2014 at 7:10 pm / in Health & Fitness

The Deadly Virus: Ebola

By Carine Kanimba For several months, a deadly virus has encumbered countries in West Africa. Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) has already claimed the lives of more than 4000 people. The recent outbreak is causing fear and unrest across the globe. The intercontinental spread of the virus exposed the weakness of the World Health Organization and confirmed once more that Africa […]

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A&O Fall Blowout 2014 – Big Sean doing Big THINGS! 0
on October 14, 2014 at 1:29 am / in Uncategorized

A&O Fall Blowout 2014 – Big Sean doing Big THINGS!

By Matthew Wright Photography by Simedar Jackson A&O Productions delivered once again at this years Fall Blowout show, featuring Big Sean as the headliner, this past Friday night in Welsh-Ryan Arena. First up, student opener Anleu (Lucas Messore) from WNUR Streetbeat, who provided a good array of beats and hits to get set the mood right as students trickled into […]

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Cozz ft J. Cole – Knock Tha Hustle 0
on October 7, 2014 at 5:03 pm / in Entertainment & Music

Cozz ft J. Cole – Knock Tha Hustle

Dreamville’s newest addition, Cozz recently dropped his first project Cozz & Effect on Oct 3rd. Welcome the newcomer by giving this track a listen below, hosted by Hot New HipHop. Cozz (ft J. Cole) – Knock Tha Hustle

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