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Does Internet Redefine Celebrity?

Does Internet Redefine Celebrity?

Thomas Miritello, Contributing Writer
November 7
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

With the rate at which we watch television declining and the rise of YouTube as a place to create a celebrity career, what does that mean for our understanding of fame?

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‘Max Compact:’ A New Type of Makeup Hero

‘Max Compact:’ A New Type of Makeup Hero

Lizzie Essiedu, Contributing Writer
October 20
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

NYU Tisch alumni Jo-Dean Roark's new comedy web-sesries "Max Compact" takes superpowers where Marvel's never gone before: into the world of makeup and vlogs.

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‘Viral,’ a Collection of NYU Talent

‘Viral,’ a Collection of NYU Talent

Natalie Breuer, Contributing Writer
October 17
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment, TOP STORIES

NYU alums Casey Killoran and David Tyson Lam paired talents to create the stunningly relevant "Viral Beauty," a portrait of fame in the age of social media.

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YouTube Eggs on Cover Song Overload

Allison Stubblebine, Music Editor
April 7
Filed under Uncategorized

With the advent and growth of YouTube's free-for-all content, the music industry has become oversaturated with content.

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Through the Fashion World with Alexa Chung

Through the Fashion World with Alexa Chung

Carson Kessler, Staff Writer
February 29
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Alexa Chung's second season of 'The Future of Fashion' does not disappoint.

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NYU Senior Stars in New Web Series

NYU Senior Stars in New Web Series

Anubhuti Kumar, Staff Writer
January 25
Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

New web series created by NYU senior chronicles an underdog girl making her way in New York.

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YouTube personality Finn Harries attracts students to media event

YouTube personality Finn Harries attracts students to media event

Yeho Hwang, Staff Writer
November 30
Filed under FEATURES

The Global Media and Creative Production Club hosted a Q&A session with Finn Harries from the Jack’s Gap YouTube Channel.

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Body shaming must not serve as punchline

Body shaming must not serve as punchline

Joelle Yu, Contributing Writer
September 11
Filed under OPINION

Joelle Yu writes about Nicole Arbour’s “Dear Fat People” video.

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Freemium focuses internet away from ads, toward content

Freemium focuses internet away from ads, toward content

Matthew Tessler, Deputy Digital Director
September 8
Filed under OPINION

The freemium model —that Spotify and YouTube have adopted– should be the future of online content.

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Weekly Recap: Nov. 3-7

Weekly Recap: Nov. 3-7

November 10
Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Weekly Recap

Links to stories: Cuomo victorious, re-elected as governor Alums remembered for polio vaccine NYU Reacts: HBO Go in dorms The Arts Issue Impressions: A talk of faith-born acceptance   Links to Social Media: Facebook Twitter Instagram: nyunews ...

Weekly Recap: Oct. 6 to 10

Weekly Recap: Oct. 6 to 10

October 15
Filed under MULTIMEDIA, Weekly Recap

Links to stories: Adventure Issue MTA to increase surveillance in subway cars [VIDEO] Op-Ed Live: Street Harrassment Let's Talk: Mental Health, Sex & Drugs Lady Violets dominate Bulldogs, 4-0 NYU releases annual crime report Social Media: Twitter Facebook Instagram: nyune...

Facebook drinking game necessitates individual responsibility

Facebook drinking game necessitates individual responsibility

February 19
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

A notorious drinking game known as Neknominate has swept social media platforms and revitalized discussions about the balance between corporate and individual responsibility. The Neknominate game involves consuming a large quantity of alcohol while being filmed. Once a challenge is completed, the pa...

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