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Girls’ Nights Out Turned Against Them By Club Promoters

Girls’ Nights Out Turned Against Them By Club Promoters

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion, University Life

Club promoting is a corrupt system which reduces women to mere attractions, and exposes them to misconduct and harassment.

Assault Problem Bigger Than Weinstein

Assault Problem Bigger Than Weinstein

By Giovanna Trabasso, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Is Condé Nast rising against sexual assault in the fashion industry and in favor of victims by banning Terry Richardson's work from its magazines, or caring for their own reputation?

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.

Sports Illustrated Is Antiquated

Sports Illustrated Is Antiquated

By Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition perpetuates distorted ideas of female strength beauty.

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

Mimi Prober F/W 2017

By Faith Choi, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Lights dimmed, and the familiar tune "Hallelujah" flooded through the venue as the first model, draped in black, began her walk. With every other step the room became brighter again, eventually bringing the runway to life with both the phosphorescent lights and Mimi Prober's Fall/Winter 2017 col...

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

Anniesa Hasibuan F/W 2017

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Following her pattern of showing long, flowing skirts and unprecedented hijabs, Anniesa Hasibuan stunned her audience again with an intense, regal runway show. The glittering silvers and sparkling golds made the models look royal and refined as they walked to the backdrop of fierce, energetic music. Knockout pieces include a ball gown composed of rose gold tulle made in the shape o...

Yandy Swim Show 2017

Yandy Swim Show 2017

By Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The weather forecast may have anticipated cloudy skies, but at the Yandy Swim 2017 show there was nothing but sunshine and bright lights. Cheerful music blasted overhead as models sporting matching gold chunky chokers, glossy hoops, intricate chandelier earrings and strappy high heels took turns s...

Moncler Grenoble F/W 2017

Moncler Grenoble F/W 2017

By Ericka Barroso, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features, Top Story

Moncler Grenoble represents luxury skiwear that focuses on performance, comfort and exquisite design. Their Fall/Winter 2017 collection was no exception. The setting of the show replaced the traditional runway with a winter wonderland. Every attendee felt like Cinderella arriving at ball. The...

XULY.Bët S/S 2017

XULY.Bët S/S 2017

By Michelle Zhang, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

In an industry dominated by white male designers and unreasonably cumbersome clothing, Lamine Kouyaté starts off the XULY.Bët Spring/Summer 2017 collection with simplicity in style and unapologetically loud prints that become the focus of the show. This season’s collection payed tribute to Ancient E...

Rubin and Chapelle S/S 2017

Rubin and Chapelle S/S 2017

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

September 9, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Rubin and Chapelle Spring/Summer 2017 show went as smoothly as the silk that composed all the outfits. The low key event started when the first model strutted onto the walkway and stopped in the middle of the path. She donned a brightly colored dress that exposed almost her entire chest, and the ...

Government Fashion Policing Targets the Wrong Issues

Government Fashion Policing Targets the Wrong Issues

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Staff Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Government intervention seeks to protect vulnerable young women from physical and mental health disorders and to promote the celebration of all body types.

Proposed law could protect underage models

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Representative pens underage protection bill for fashion's upcoming generation.

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