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Vanity Fair’s International Best-Dressed List Names Fashion’s Finest

Vanity Fair’s International Best-Dressed List Names Fashion’s Finest

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Ever since 2004, Vanity Fair has graced the public with new style icons receiving this highly coveted recognition. Much more than the typical list of names in circulation, this quite exclusive ranking sifts through thousands of potential honorees spanning from business to politics.

10 TV Shows You Might Not Know Star NYU Alumni

10 TV Shows You Might Not Know Star NYU Alumni

By Anubhuti Kumar, Highlighter Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

It is the peak era of TV, so let’s take a look at some shows that you might not realize feature NYU alumni.

NYU’s Improv Teams Search for New Performers

NYU’s Improv Teams Search for New Performers

By Jenny Levine, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Looking to perform comedy on campus? There are several improv, standup and sketch comedy groups that are holding auditions in September!

Hammerkatz alum Jack Quaid on his short film, new HBO show

Hammerkatz alum Jack Quaid on his short film, new HBO show

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU alum Jack Quaid makes his directorial debut at the New York City Independent Film Festival with "After Lilly." WSN spoke with Quaid about his time as a comedian Hammerkatz, his upcoming role on HBO's "VInyl" and N.Y. vs. L.A.

Childish Gambino proves a multifaceted performer in dual show

Childish Gambino proves a multifaceted performer in dual show

April 3, 2014


Filed under Arts

Donald Glover has showcased his talents across a diverse array of mediums since his graduation from NYU, and while his role on NBC’s “Community” is maybe his most notable, his longest standing and most controversial act has been his musical career, which he began under the stage name of Childish Gamb...

ARTS ISSUE: Rap music avoids excess in favor of humility

ARTS ISSUE: Rap music avoids excess in favor of humility

December 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

Donald Glover, also known as Childish Gambino, often rhymes about his struggles in the acting industry and the steps it took to get there — he currently plays Troy from NBC’s “Community." The ever-aggressive Hopsin expresses his frustrations with the hypocrisy that permeates the music industry th...