For many years, Tom LeGoff was based in New York City and making a large part of his living with celebrity portrait work. However, now that he’s an MFA student at the University of Louisville, he has pointed the camera at some famous...Show More Summary
Over the fall, I had the honor of teaching a section of the “Language of Film” course at New York University, to a group of very bright freshman. The main lecturer was in charge of the syllabus, and the textbook was David Bordwell and...Show More Summary
Steven Salaita says that he was double trouble for a neoliberal corporation, the University of Illinois, because he studies not just Palestine but American native dispossession. He gave two speeches to overflow crowds in New York schools
In many ways, for many reasons, the New York Yankees trading for Troy Tulowitzki makes sense. After all, they're the major-market, deep-pocketed, All-Star-obtaining Yankees, and in 2015, they'll be embarking on their first season sans...Show More Summary
In the early hours of Thursday morning, a gunman struck the Florida State University campus. Three students were shot and the gunman was killed by police. Reporting on the story was widespread. The New York Times went where few would go in reporting on the news story though. Show More Summary
A snowstorm affecting the Buffalo, New York, area has prevented many students at the University at Buffalo from getting the holiday preview edition of their newspaper. Credit: The Spectrum The newspaper is usually delivered from TheShow More Summary
University of Delaware’s student paper drops “Lady Hens.” (The women’s sports teams will now be call Blue Hens.) (collegemediamatters.com) New York Times runs its first print native ad. (Shell bought the eight-page wraparound.) (digiday.com) Bob Schieffer would love to interview the pope. (washingtonpost.com) Jamie Horowitz was bounced after pushing too hard … Read More
by Mike Gold and Martha Thomases Ed Summer, the man who opened one of America’s first comic book stores and went on to a varied and significant media career, died Thursday from cancer. A graduate of the New York University School of the Arts (his classmates included Oliver Stone, Jonathan Kaplan and Alan Arkush), Summer […]
The Niagara University women's basketball team has been trapped for more than 24 hours on a highway as a heavy snowstorm pummels New York state The team isn't alone. More than 100 vehicles have been stranded along a 132-mile stretchShow More Summary
Photo by Field Condition via Design Boom Judging by these new construction photos, the crazy tower New York starchitects Diller Scofidio + Renfro has designed for the Columbia University Medical Center is definitely going through its awkward teen phase. If...
CONSTRUCTIVE FEEDBACK UNIVERSITY IS NOT EXPLOITING THE "FAILURES OF BLACK PEOPLE TO ADVANCE OUR AGENDA"!! THE BLACK RACIAL SERVICES MACHINE - WHICH WRESTED POLITICAL CONTROL OVER THESE INSTITUTIONS IN QUESTIONS WHICH HAS 'DISARMED THE...Show More Summary
Columbia University is looking for an Associate Research Scientist in New York, NY. According to the post, “The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for an Associate Research Scientist to conduct...Show More Summary
Wednesday's "Colbert" calls attention to a new study authored by a Columbia University statistician that claims the New York City rat population is far lower than people commonly believe. The population was thought to be around eight...Show More Summary
Surprising result from New York University.
• New York Times bestselling author Deepak Chopra leads us on the path to understanding God and our own place in the universe. • Should the south secede from the rest of the U.S.? Writer Douglas MacKinnon outlines a unique alternative to our current government – secession from the United States of America.
Ramzi Kassem is an associate professor of law at the City University of New York. He directs the Immigrant and Non-Citizen Rights Clinic, which represents prisoners at Guantánamo Bay, Bagram, and elsewhere. One of his clients is Shaker Aamer, who has contributed writing to the Behind the Bars series. Show More Summary
COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK INSTITUTE FOR THE STUDY OF HUMAN RIGHTS Research Paper: ISIS-Turkey Links By David L. Phillips Introduction Is Turkey collaborating with the Islamic State (ISIS)? Allegations range from military...Show More Summary
Fordham University's Jon Severe has been suspended for one week due to a violation of team rules, the school announced on Saturday. Severe will miss Friday's opener against the New York Institute of Technology and will rejoin the team next Saturday. The sophomore guard averaged 17.3 points per game as a freshman. Show More Summary
Photograph by Mark Mann. With four film releases this year-Divergent, That Awkward Moment, Two Night Stand and Whiplash--it would be an understatement to say that Miles Teller has arrived. A New York University Tisch alum, who hit pay...Show More Summary
"Said [Dr. Jennifer E. Drake, an assistant professor of psychology at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York.] 'They don’t care about showing their art.' One seven-year-old drew 'complicated transformers' in a highly realistic manner on a white board, and then simply erased it and started all over again, propelled by some internal drive. Show More Summary