The latest episode of 10th & Chicago, NCU’s video magazine

10th & Chicago is a video news magazine produced as a final project by video production students of the Communication Arts Program. This episode features music, interviews and more.

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Food that’s close to home

The food is greasy. There’s almost nowhere to sit. The only music comes from a radio playing loudly in the back of the kitchen. And yet, my trip to The Band Box restaurant was one of the most enjoyable I’ve had in my almost two years of living in downtown Minneapolis.

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Neighborhood students receive tutoring at Mansion

Every Monday and Tuesday North Central welcomes neighborhood students from varying ethnic backgrounds into its Mansion for tutoring sessions with North Central students. From 4:45-6 p.m., tutored students receive help with homework and emphasis is also placed on sharpening their reading skills. Students who read at least 20 books receive prizes for their achievement. The sessions end with art projects and games.

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WCCO anchor visits communication arts chapel

Mike Binkley, a television news anchor for local CBS affiliate WCCO, was the guest speaker at the communications department chapel on Feb. 18. After speaking of his journey to faith, Binkley explained the importance of being a Christian voice in the news media and that diversity in the newsroom should include race, gender and people of faith.

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The perils of illegal downloading

According to the University of Rochester, 80 percent of Americans view stealing a DVD from a store as a serious crime. At the same time, 40 percent of Americans view downloading movies illegally as a serious crime. But there is no difference between these crimes. Illegally downloading a DVD or a CD from the Internet is the same as snatching the DVD or CD from a store.

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Interview with MLB players Scott Baker, Kevin Slowey and Adam Everett

The Northerner recently caught up with Scott Baker and Kevin Slowey of the Minnesota Twins, and former Twin, Adam Everett, of the Detroit Tigers. The three professional athletes talked openly about their families, their lives on and off the baseball field, and their Christian faith.

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