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Teen Drama ‘Before I Fall’ Flirts with High Art

Teen Drama ‘Before I Fall’ Flirts with High Art

Matthew Holman, Staff Writer
March 9, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Film, Uncategorized

Ry Russo-Young's film interpretation of the young adult hit "Before I Fall" isn't worth seeing just because it's well-done — it's worth it because it's one of the most well-done teen flicks made to date.

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‘Edge of Seventeen’ Models Teen Angst in Digital Age

‘Edge of Seventeen’ Models Teen Angst in Digital Age

Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer
November 18, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Film

"The Edge of Seventeen" takes the age-old teen film genre and refreshes it with not just a visually striking but powerfully relevant look at teenage-hood in the modern age.

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TEEN delivers exciting follow-up album

TEEN delivers exciting follow-up album

April 22, 2014
Filed under ARTS

Upon first glance, listeners may not notice that Brooklyn-based quartet TEEN is essentially a family affair. The group consists of three sisters — Teeny, Katherine and Lizzie Lieberson — and a fourth member, Boshra AlSaadi. Perhaps it is this sisterly bond that makes TEEN so different from othe...

Parents, teens need better communication about sex

Parents, teens need better communication about sex

October 18, 2012
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

A new study released by NYU’s Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health demonstrates a surprising reluctance among teenagers to go to their parents to talk about sex. According to the study, just 27 percent of teenagers said they discussed how to reject sexual advances with their parents. What is...

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