Grammy-nominated rapper and community advocate Nipsey Hussle, 33, was fatally shot outside of his clothing store, Marathon Clothing, on March 31. Hussle’s death has become the root of a conspiracy theory that is taking social media by storm.
“The crowds? No problem. The outfits? That kind of eccentricity is what I live for. The music? Not my favorite, but I’ve survived countless parties on frat row, so how bad could it be?” I thought.
Gopie, 58, was recently awarded a residence in New Orleans under the Joan Mitchell Foundation. She is one of 32 artists— the only one from Florida— who received the Artist-in-Residence achievement, which begins this month.
“I hope this event will allow people to form connections and start a legacy of acceptance and education,” said Jessica Osborn, chair of GradOut. “This will be groundbreaking for the university.”
Open to members of the public, students and faculty, this event had all the features of high society. Sponsored by Bacardi and catered by Sushi Maki, “Lowe After Hours” filled its guests’ bellies with delicious sushi and scrumptious cocktails.
“From DJs to full bands and everything in between, we are looking to make this basically a huge party to showcase the insane talent on this campus.”
Last Friday, students came to the Shalala Student Center for Cane Night Live’s Mardi Gras Bash.
Joined by Rafiah Jones and Kamilah A. Picket, Ullah brought her highly acclaimed “Hijabi Monologues” to her alma mater for a single night showing on Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Bill Cosford Cinema.
For the sixth year in a row, DragOut has been a staple event for SpectrUM, as students, drag queens and kings and faculty members perform to raise money for South Florida charities that serve LGBTQ and non-LGBTQ folks alike.
The annual Coconut Grove Arts Festival returned last weekend, Feb. 16-18, for one of the most “Miami” events of the year.