J Dilla

Dilla’s use of technology to further his art is proof of hip hop’s reliance on and celebration of digital production, but also of what it is capable of.


Although brand new technology like VR and 3D printing are incredibly expensive, access to basic, affordable equipment has also altered the independent animation scene.

3D Printing

When O’Malley looks to the future of 3D technologies and art, she hopes for improvement from both the artistic side as well as the technical side, because while 3D technology is used to create art, art skills are used to transform science and engineering projects from an idea to reality.

"Legend of Zelda"

The last couple of years have, in my opinion, seen video games truly come into their own as a medium that can tell unique, powerful stories which could only be told as video games.


You become the tour guide and decide what you want to experience in this strange new digital world.

Changing television

But in a world run by technology and shaped by convenience, is it even a surprise that streaming has quickly become a dominating aspect of our everyday lives?

The Killers

As I walked toward the Greenwood block party last September, just as it seemed like it was about over, a familiar sound caught my ear. Amid the echoes of jubilant laughter and delirious chatter, I heard the unmistakable opening notes of “Mr.

Lin-Manuel Miranda in "Hamilton"

To me, there’s something really special about going to a stage door after a performance.

Sneakers are fashion's most viral trend

This is sneaker culture. It’s in the details. It’s in the constant changing of designs that we will never, no matter how hard we try, be able to keep up with.

Encore Records is an Ann Arbor staple

You’re a teenager and it’s your first day back at school after a wonderful summer vacation. The air is still warm and your excitement about the coming year dominates any malevolent feelings you may have toward the early mornings and the monotonous schedule of lower education.