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Ife Olujobi

Ife Olujobi, Senior Editor

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Biopic does not live up to subject

Biopic does not live up to subject

Apr 6, 2015
Richard Raymond's new film "Desert Dancer" depicts the story of an Iranian dancer risking his life for creative expression, despite immense censorship. Though based on a true story, the film lacks emotionalism and engaging content.
Samantha Gerson has been a huge part of the Shutdown Logan River Campaign, which is helping put an end to institutional abuse.

Samantha Gerson

Mar 11, 2015

Samantha Gerson has always been interested in the treatment of trauma, but it wasn’t until she worked with traumatized adults that she realized children suffering from these...

Richard Hsu

Richard Hsu

Dec 11, 2014

A group of students joke and chatter on their way to the fourth floor of the Silver Center on a Tuesday night as though they are about to go to a party. They are actually heading...

Vimeo showrunners talk series creation

Vimeo showrunners talk series creation

Nov 13, 2014
Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair discuss their show "High Maintenance" and marijuana legalization
MoMA PS1 showcases experimental, electronic music

MoMA PS1 showcases experimental, electronic music

Oct 22, 2014

New Amsterdam Records described “Sound / Source,” an event held at Museum of Modern Art PS1 on Oct. 19, as a “day-long electronic music festival” on its website, but, contrary...

New summer television series offer variety to viewers

New summer television series offer variety to viewers

Sep 2, 2014
Summer brought a variety of new television series that gained a successful following.
Alumnus reflects after “Portlandia” success

Alumnus reflects after “Portlandia” success

Aug 24, 2014

The name may not ring a bell, but Jonathan Krisel, an alumnus from the Tisch School of the Arts, Class of 2000, is a prolific comedy director who has worked on some of today’s...

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NYU community mourns alumnus Philip Seymour Hoffman

Feb 2, 2014

The Academy Award-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died in his New York City apartment yesterday around 11:30 a.m. The cause of death appears to be a drug overdose as Hoffman,...