Sara Whipple

Sara Whipple

Sara Whipple is a senior at DePaul University where she is double majoring in Public Relations and Sociology. She lives in an off-campus apartment in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. When she is not in school, she is watching the Chicago Bears, hanging out with friends, or playing with her three-legged dog Stella. She hopes to someday work in Communications with an NFL team.

Signature Cocktail: Goose Island Matilda. I prefer a beer over a martini anyday and Goose Island Matilda is my favorite pale ale (and it has twice the alcohol volume than most beer!)

Late-Night Indulgence: Cheese fries from the Weiner Circle. Coupled with the entertainment of the late night hotdog shack, these real Wisconsin cheese fries are a superior.

Best Breakfast: Eggs Benedict

Daytime Indulgence: Bacon Wrapped Dates (especially the ones from Cafe Babareeba in Lincoln Park).

Favorite Dining Hall Food: Chicken Fingers with BBQ sauce

College Town Tours: The Best of Chicago


Wrigleyville, the home of the Chicago cubs and the best college bar scene in town

You may not think of Chicago as a college town, but with over a dozen schools in the city, it surely is. Going to college in a big (windy) city is a very different experience from small town college life. There is no way you can get bored. Chicago may not have any big college football, but that’s what the Bears are for right? It gets cold in the winter, but that’s what bars are for, to drink and stay warm. Chicago has amazing food, …