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Young Thug Headlines Violet 100 at Terminal 5

Young Thug Headlines Violet 100 at Terminal 5

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Young Thug graced the Terminal 5 stage on April 5 for NYU’s annual Violet 100 concert.

Rumored Lil Uzi Vert Violet 100 Concert Canceled

Rumored Lil Uzi Vert Violet 100 Concert Canceled

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

NYU's Program Board canceled the Violet 100 Concert, in which Lil Uzi Vert was expected to be the mystery headliner.

In the Classroom with Wyclef Jean

In the Classroom with Wyclef Jean

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Legendary rapper and musician Wyclef Jean came to NYU to hold a master class and conversation about his life, work and the state of the music business.

D.R.A.M. Stuns at Mystery Concert

D.R.A.M. Stuns at Mystery Concert

By Natalie Whalen, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

The Program Board's annual Mystery Concert, a Welcome Week staple, seriously stunned with its hip-hop lineup of Kamaiyah, D.R.A.M., and Kelela.

Mystery Concert Lineup Revealed, Features Three Up-and-Coming Artists

Mystery Concert Lineup Revealed, Features Three Up-and-Coming Artists

By Zach Martin, Editor-at-Large

September 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

This year's Mystery Concert features an eclectic group of musicians, including a pair of fast-rising female artists.

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

By Carlos Michael Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU held it's first Denim Day, featuring guest panelist Josh Hutcherson, as a symbol of protest against destructive attitudes about sexual assault.

Betty Who Kicks Off Spring 2016 Welcome Week

Betty Who Kicks Off Spring 2016 Welcome Week

By Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

Betty Who, and NYU groups Cafune and Lauv brought energetic sets to the Spring Welcome concert in Kimmel.

Future to Perform at This Year’s Violet 100 Concert

Future to Perform at This Year’s Violet 100 Concert

By Zach Martin, Arts Editor

February 9, 2016


Filed under Arts

Future will be coming to Terminal 5 on Feb. 24 in a concert exclusively for NYU students.

Skirball ‘GoT’ premiere thrills

Skirball ‘GoT’ premiere thrills

April 3, 2014


Filed under Features

Days before its much-anticipated release, the “Game of Thrones” season four premiere screened at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts on April 2. The screening was packed, with an entrance line of dedicated fans that extended around the block. Many students waited in line for the premiere f...

Chill Benefit show at Kimmel tries too hard to please

Chill Benefit show at Kimmel tries too hard to please

February 28, 2014


Filed under Arts

Purple, Giraffage and XXYYXX performed on Feb. 21 at the Kimmel Center for University Life as part of the Ski and Snowboarding Club’s Chill Benefit Show, organized by NYU Program Board. Despite the promise to be chill, the concert was anything but. The show started an hour late because of technical issues. Stud...

Mystery Concert aims to entertain wide range of students

Mystery Concert aims to entertain wide range of students

September 3, 2013


Filed under News

  Tonight at 6:30 p.m., the doors of the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts will open for the annual Mystery Concert. Free and organized by the NYU Program Board, the show’s central gimmick is the secrecy of performing artists. Past performers have included Animal Collective, The Shins and Ghos...