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Tisch Gala Celebrates Students, Calls For Change

Tisch Gala Celebrates Students, Calls For Change

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

A call for change in diversity and inclusivity at NYU was at the center of Tisch School of the Arts' annual gala this year.

The Awards Feature

The Awards Feature

By Ryan Mikel and Molly Dolan

March 5, 2018


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized, Under the Arch

Let’s face it: the Academy Awards is not the end-all, be-all for measuring aptitude and success in the film industry. Every year there are snubs. Every year there is controversy. However, the ceremony does succeed in furthering the narrative of art’s role in times of civil unrest. As we alrea...

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

By Joel Lee, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Tisch graduate student Kevin Wilson, Jr. is already nominated for an Academy Award for his short film “My Nephew Emmett.”

Hidden Gems in Oscars’ Live Action Shorts

Hidden Gems in Oscars’ Live Action Shorts

By Joel Lee, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

This year’s Oscar-Nominated Live Action Shorts are timely in tackling the nuances of social issues that we face today.