The Columbia Chronicle

From alleyways to galleries

By Arts & Culture Editor

March 14, 2016

A crumpled bag of Cheetos, some balled-up t-shirts and maybe a PlayStation. In the mess of a student’s dirty dorm room, one icon shines through the clutter: a concert poster from a favorite band.“The concert poster represents a tangible connection to part of their identity,” said Dan MacAdam, illustrator and founder of Crosshair Silkscreen Printing and Design. “They can put it up in their room and display it to their frie...

Skin-deep smell receptors speed up healing process

Skin-deep smell receptors speed up healing process

November 3, 2014

Olfactory receptors—the type of receptors in the human body responsible for the sense of smell—were first detected outside the nose in 2003. They were found in sperm cells, to be exact. Since then,...

Spoon returned to Chicago for the first time in four years to play at the historic Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State St.

Spoon stirs up Chicago audience with return

September 22, 2014

It has been a rough couple of years for Spoon. Although the band has always had its loyal fan base, Spoon has never quite reached the same peak it did in 2007 after the release of  Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga, the gro...

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