Archive for May, 2024

Brands need to tread carefully when using stereotypes in ads

Brands need to tread carefully when using stereotypes in ads

May 1, 2024 at 9:54 am 0 comments

By Deni Baird, special to the Chronicle It is the late 2000s and my mom has just gotten home from her all-female football league, and my dad is finishing up the Atlanta Falcons football game against a conference rival. I am patiently waiting to turn our beloved box television toRead More

Three sold-out shows for Fashion Institute’s “Midnight Metro”

Three sold-out shows for Fashion Institute’s “Midnight Metro”

May 1, 2024 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Photos by Lara Jones Story by Bella Perez The DMACC Fashion Institute hosted its 10th Annual Fashion Show on April 18 and 19 in the Building 6 Black Box Theater. This year’s theme was “Midnight Metro,” featuring an eclectic crossover between city nightlife and everyday commuters on the subway inRead More

The iconic Nirvana logo

The lasting legacy of Nirvana

May 1, 2024 at 9:52 am 0 comments

April marked 30 years since the death of Kurt Cobain and the subsequent end of Nirvana. I first became aware of Nirvana in middle school. As a self-proclaimed emo in 2016, stores like Hot Topic and Spencer’s were a sacred place for my angsty middle school self. Browsing these storesRead More

An example of minimalism decor

Goodbye minimalism, hello dopamine decor

May 1, 2024 at 9:50 am 0 comments

Over the past few years, there has been a rise in an aesthetic dedicated to being simple. You can find it in fashion with types of clothing that match the “clean girl aesthetic” and you can also find it in home furnishings with lots of houses embracing an all-white beigeRead More

DMACC President Robert Denson. Photo by Kennedy Ballinger

Robert Denson: Life as an attorney

May 1, 2024 at 9:48 am 0 comments

DMACC’s President Robert Denson was a trial attorney for 16 years before shifting careers. In a sit-down interview, I got to ask him some questions about his law career, and what advice he would give to aspiring law students. Here is the interview: Note: This interview has been edited forRead More

Anthony Arroyo

Q&A with Anthony Arroyo

May 1, 2024 at 9:37 am 0 comments

Note: This interview has been edited for length and clarity. You can find a podcast of this interview here. Former Campus Chronicle photographer Anthony Arroyo graduated from Drake with a Digital Media Production degree. Originally from Des Moines, he’s been a portrait photographer, commercial photographer for brands like Raygu, andRead More

Spring 2024 farewell

Spring 2024 farewell

May 1, 2024 at 9:35 am 0 comments

Bella, Lara, Kennedy, Dashae, and Riley wrap up the semester! Play in new window | Download