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‘The Boy Downstairs’ is More Rom Than Com

‘The Boy Downstairs’ is More Rom Than Com

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Sophie Brooks’ debut film "The Boy Downstairs” is a smart first feature for the NYU Tisch alum.

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Recent Alumnus Pursues Degrees at Harvard, Stanford

Recent Alumnus Pursues Degrees at Harvard, Stanford

By Sabeena Singhani, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Azizjon Azimi '16 has been accepted into a prestigious scholarship program that will allow him to pursue graduate degrees at two of the top universities in the nation simultaneously.

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Tisch Alumni Used Fake Bots to Boost Celebrity Status

Tisch Alumni Used Fake Bots  to Boost Celebrity Status

By Sunanda Gaskins, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Several famous NYU Tisch alumni are known to use an online service selling fake Twitter followers to booster their social media profiles.

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NYU Alumna Wins $100,000 Journalism Prize

NYU Alumna Wins $100,000 Journalism Prize

By Sophie Brach, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

The Heising-Simons Foundation awards $100,000 to NYU alumna and freelance journalist Jaeah Lee.

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Mi-Anne Chan Chats Beauty

Mi-Anne Chan Chats Beauty

By Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Refinery29 beauty writer and CAS alumna Mi-Anne Chan chatted about her time at NYU and being a fresh face in the media industry.

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Hindsight: Recent NYU Graduates Give Advice for Seniors

Hindsight: Recent NYU Graduates Give Advice for Seniors

By Alyssa Kelly and Faith Gates

April 26, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

With graduation season coming, NYU alum share some insight for soon-to-be-graduates.

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Drawing up to Disney and DreamWorks

Drawing up to Disney and DreamWorks

By Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

The NYU Student Animation League recently hosted Tisch alums Isabelle Gedigk, a Disney Television story artist, and Garrett Lewis, a 3D animator at DreamWorks production to speak to students about how they each made their dreams work.

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NYU Alumni Advocate for Sanctuary Campus Status

NYU Alumni Advocate for Sanctuary Campus Status

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, NYU, Uncategorized, University News

NYU alumni are leading the charge to make NYU a sanctuary campus. Gallatin alumni Carly Krakow and Bailey Theado brought the movement to NYU and are now convincing faculty to join the cause.

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Anna Akbari Deconstructs the Business of Life

Anna Akbari Deconstructs the Business of Life

By Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Books

In her reading and talkback about her book "Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness," former NYU professor Anna Akbari gave students an evening of advice we could all likely use (hint: get hungry).

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Alumni Hall

Alumni Hall

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen, Graduate Estimated yearly cost: $21,112 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 10-15 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: R, W, 6 Shuttle: Yes Despite its misleading name, Alumni Hall is open to approximately 450 upperclassme...

NYU Alumni Mock Entertainment Industry in “555”

NYU Alumni Mock Entertainment Industry in “555”

By Natalie Whalen, Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

In their new original series "555" on Vimeo, NYU alums Kate Berlant and John Early use self-reflexive humor and sharp wit to take aim at the entertainment industry with the confidence of actors who are no longer at their first rodeo — or their second.

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NYU Dancer Tests Her Limits

NYU Dancer Tests Her Limits

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

NYU alumna Sayer Mansfield has graduated from the university and found her niche in Pilobolus, where she gets to combine dancing and acting for an art all its own.

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