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Sexual Harassment in Fashion

Sexual Harassment in Fashion

By Amelia McBain, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Voices from fashion models are adding to the #metoo movement on social media, calling out men like photographer Terry Richardson for predatory behavior.

Fashion Fails Women in Leadership

Fashion Fails Women in Leadership

By Vrinda Anand, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Although the fashion industry is stereotypically a woman's world, men continue to dominate leadership positions.

Startup Week to Pair Students With Tech Entrepreneurs

Startup Week to Pair Students With Tech Entrepreneurs

By Rebecca Oh, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under News, University News

[email protected] is hosting Startup Week from April 4 through April 9.

Stern Adds New Luxury Marketing MBA Program

Stern Adds New Luxury Marketing MBA Program

By Thomas Peracchio, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under News, Uncategorized, University News

After successfully introducing their "Luxury Launch" course last year, NYU Stern is now creating a luxury-industry oriented MBA program.

An Industry Obsessed with the Body

An Industry Obsessed with the Body

By David Bologna, Beauty & Style Editor

November 16, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

The fashion industry has not just accepted, but fetishized the thin ideal, conceptualizing and commodifying a body standard as a method to sell clothes.

Designers leave, industry not over

By Gabriella Bower, Violet Vision Blog Editor

October 29, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

As the industry undergoes change, the fashion world continuously moves forward.

Road to divestment paved with miscommunication

Road to divestment paved with miscommunication

By Myles Agudelo, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU suddenly cuts communication with NYU Divest, a group calling on the university to divest from the fossil fuel industry.

Newsweek lifts skirt on Silicon Valley sexism

Newsweek lifts skirt on Silicon Valley sexism

By Zahra Haque, Staff Columnist

February 10, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Newsweek's recent controversial cover starts a necessary dialogue about gender bias in the tech industry.

Film, TV industry booming in New York City

Film, TV industry booming in New York City

October 3, 2013


Filed under News

  The growth of New York City’s film and television industry has accelerated over the last decade. Last year, 267 films were shot in New York City, a major increase from the 188 a year before. A record 27 television series are expected to be filmed in the city this season, according to th...

Clive Davis celebrates lifetime of achievements at NYU

Clive Davis celebrates lifetime of achievements at NYU

February 24, 2013


Filed under Features

It is hard to imagine that Clive Davis, an award-winning record producer with five Grammy awards under his belt and the man with the golden ears, was not always aware of his affinity for music. “I was an ordinary listener of music,” Davis said. “It was not anything [that seemed to] take ...