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Weekend Preview — April 18-20

Weekend Preview — April 18-20

Pamela Dominguez, Reporter

April 18, 2019

Thursday, April 18 #filmisnotdead Location: Cadman Gallery, Time: All Day Cost: Free! Take a step away from digital photography and reminisce in the wonders of film. Join Wichita State’s photo guild, IN FOCUS, in their film gallery, #filmisnotdead. Friday, April 19 Dante’s Nightmares & Dreams Locat...

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 premiere: Family reunion and reunion and reunion

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8 premiere: Family reunion and reunion and reunion

John Darr, Culture Editor

April 18, 2019

Well, at least Jon Snow is happy again, because I’m not. Season eight of “Game of Thrones,” the supposed epic close to an epic fantasy series, opens with a kid doing a lame American Ninja Warrior routine through Winterfell. Who is this kid? How is he so nimble hopping stepping stones through...

Wichita’s best sandwich: Bocco Deli

Wichita’s best sandwich: Bocco Deli

John Darr, Culture Editor

April 18, 2019

The best sandwiches in Wichita are hidden away inside a green little building off of Central Avenue. Tucked just east of Hillside Street, Bocco Deli is marked by a small sign hanging from its street-side roof. Tall windows into the café face the street, and if you’re driving slowly enough, you’ll...

Darr: ‘Our Planet’ weaponizes natural beauty against natural destruction

Darr: ‘Our Planet’ weaponizes natural beauty against natural destruction

John Darr, Culture Editor

April 15, 2019

On the most beautiful days, we step outside and are taken aback by the world. The flowering trees and blue skies renew themselves somehow, and the grasses we’ve seen so many times before glow as if they burst forth yesterday. There’s nothing quite like this natural ecstasy. Miraculously, the “Planet”...

Weekly preview — April 15

Weekly preview — April 15

John Darr, Culture Editor

April 15, 2019

All Week #filmisnotdead Time: All day Location: RSC Cadman Art Gallery Cost: Free Don’t miss an awesome exhibit at the Cadman featuring analog photography pieces during the display of #filmisnotdead. The gallery will be displaying a vast array of pieces along with the cameras used to c...

Dominguez: The Cavves wash ashore with ‘Venture Out’

Dominguez: The Cavves wash ashore with ‘Venture Out’

Ella Dominguez, Columnist

April 15, 2019

Leave your map and compass at home, we’re venturing out. “Venture Out,” the second album by Wichita natives The Cavves, is a coming-of-age record with a tropical touch. “Venture Out” captures the freewheeling journey that is early adulthood. The album touches on youthful exploration, experimentation,...

Poli sci major relishes his semester in the nation’s capital

Poli sci major relishes his semester in the nation’s capital

Austin May, Opinion Editor

April 15, 2019

Imagine walking past monuments commemorating those that built this country on your way to work, only to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with those who are continuing the legacy today. For six Wichita State students participating in the political science department’s Washington D.C. internship program, this...

What not to miss at Monikahouse’s last show this Friday

What not to miss at Monikahouse’s last show this Friday

John Darr, Culture Editor

April 12, 2019

Monikahouse, the life-sized dollhouse created by MFA Fine Arts Candidate Monika Maddux, has its last opening in its current series of showings this Friday. While the Sunflower has had the privilege of covering the exhibit several times before, we now bring to you a special guide to the exhibit featuring...