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Type Adds Dimensions to MATTER

RICK GRIFFITH DABBLES IN STUDIO AND TEACHING MATTER is a studio where printing supplies line nearly every wall. Letters— block letters, letters packaged as puzzles, pieces of paper covered in words and sentences, both sensical and non—litter the area; it’s the true mark of an

Old-School Games: a Nickel at a Time

NICKEL-A-PLAY IS A MEDIOCRE DELIGHT Nickel-A-Play is a great place to spend some inexpensive but quality time with friends or family. With more than 20 free-to-play games, including “Ms. Pacman” and “Galaga,” it is possible to spend an entire night in this old-school arcade for

Isis Books Terrorized by Americans

LOCAL BOOKSTORE RECIPIENT OF MISPLACED ANGER A Denver bookstore has been vandalized five times in the last year after being confused with the terrorist group of the same name. Goddess Isis Books and Gifts has sold its offerings of metaphysical texts, crystals, and international collections

Student Life Hosts First Trivia Night

TIVOLI STARBUCKS IS SCENE FOR FUN AND GAMES Cheers and laughter escaped the Tivoli Starbucks on Tuesday evening, where students were enthusiastically waving their pieces of paper in the air and participating in trivia amid coffee beans and grinders. Student Life Event Coordinator Joshua Blair

BookBar Hosts ‘Copper Nickel’ Editors

CU DENVER PROFS’ PROSE SERVED WITH GOOD SPIRITS Beside the narrow streets of Denver’s Berkeley neighborhood are various restaurants, bars, boutiques, and the BookBar—a wine bar and bookstore that many writers call home. On Feb. 20, CU Denver professors Nicky Beer and Wayne Miller hosted

Ritualcravt Accessorizes Practical Magic

FANTASTICAL ARTICLES ON SALE IN HIGHLANDS Ritualcravt has been a coveted online shop for witches and curiosity-hunters alike. Since early 2015 of Samhain, or Halloween to the layman, the owner opened a storefront on the outskirts of Denver’s burgeoning, trendy Highlands area. Its subtle placement

Exotic and Bizzare at MCA Denver

CU DENVER PROFESSOR’S ART AT WINTER OPENING The Museum of Contemporary Art in Denver is home to exotic, bizarre, intricate, and bright art, which doesn’t mean the art isn’t phenomenal. On Feb. 20, art lovers flocked to MCA to experience the premiere of the new

Storytelling Brought to Life in Tivoli

RED FEATHER WOMAN SHARES THROUGH SONG Rose Red Elk—also known as Red Feather Woman—brought her unique blend of storytelling and folk singing to the Auraria Campus for The Art Of Storytelling. Her songs, based on Native American ideals, reflected the stories that she recited. The

‘Detention Nation’ an Arresting Exhibit

GALLERY CONFRONTS IMMIGRATION POLICIES Total immersion is the goal of Museo de las Americas’ Detention Nation exhibition. Hosting art made from razor wire and metal fencing, this gallery demands complete attention from its patrons. Created by a group of artists who call themselves Sin Huellas