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Liv Ullmann Remembers Ingmar Bergman at Film Forum

Liv Ullmann Remembers Ingmar Bergman at Film Forum

By Jessica Xing

March 9, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

In honor of Bergman’s upcoming cenential, Film Forum is showing over 30 of Bergman’s films, which included a special visit from actress and muse Liv Ullmann.

The Bucket List Issue

The Bucket List Issue

By Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

NYU is a dream school. People flock from near and far to don the Violet — if only metaphorically — but once we’re here, we often get so caught up in the bureaucratic mess of it all. We become so bogged down with Writing the Essay and group projects that are not teaching us anything about collaboration t...

Author remembers Timekeeper in debut novel, students reflect on legacy

Author remembers Timekeeper in debut novel, students reflect on legacy

March 3, 2014


Filed under Features

NYU’S beloved past Timekeeper John Votta is the inspiration for a character in a new book. “The Skinwalker’s Apprentice,” published Feb. 24, is the first of author Claribel Ortega’s  planned trilogy, “Empire Witch Series.” Votta used to stand at the corner of Washington Place and Washi...

Manning seals legacy in sportsmanship

Manning seals legacy in sportsmanship

February 11, 2014


Filed under Sports

As Richard Sherman hobbled around the New Meadowlands Arena, in what was a comparatively tame post-Super Bowl celebration, he felt someone tap him on the shoulder. Sherman turned around and saw that it was the Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning, checking to see if the star cornerback was all right. ...

Kennedy’s assassination does not define his legacy

Kennedy’s assassination does not define his legacy

By Christina Coleburn, Staff Columnist

November 17, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

On this Friday, Nov. 22, 50 years ago, Americans reeled in the wake of one of the darkest events in national history when President John F. Kennedy assassinated. Celebrated for his soaring eloquence, invigorating idealism and Camelot dynamism, Kennedy enjoyed an average approval rating of 70.1 percent, the highest of any post-World War II president. Although his time in the Oval Office lasted just 1,000 days, most Americans felt an em...

Bloomberg will leave legacy in urban policies

Bloomberg will leave legacy in urban policies

October 24, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is a polarizing leader, but his statement last week announcing the completion of the second phase of Water Tunnel No. 3 served as a reminder of his substantial accomplishments in the infrastructure of New York City. He is a city-planning titan, and Water Tunnel No. 3 is proof...