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Writer and comedian Tina Fey shares her experiences with students for Homecoming Week

Writer and comedian Tina Fey shares her experiences with students for Homecoming Week

November 14, 2018


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By Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Tina Fey took to the pop-up stage in Matthews Arena last Thursday in an event sponsored by the Council of University Programs to share her experiences and advice with Northeastern students as this year’s Homecoming Headliner. Fey talked about her l...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 8 – Wednesday, Nov. 14

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 8 – Wednesday, Nov. 14

November 7, 2018


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Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Nov. 8, Homecoming Headliner: Tina Fey  The Council for University Programs, or CUP, will host their annual homecoming headliner event, which brings in a different comedian every year for Northeastern’s homecoming week. Tina Fey is an actress, writer and comedian who w...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 1 – Wednesday, Nov. 7

Event Calendar: Thursday, Nov. 1 – Wednesday, Nov. 7

November 1, 2018


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Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Nov. 1, Healing Justice: Film Screening and Public Dialogue TSNE MissionWorks and the Mel King Institute are teaming up to show Dr. Shakti Butler’s newest film “Healing Justice.” It explores the idea that our justice system is failing minority communities. Dr. Butler is an educator on div...

Workaholic’s Blake Anderson speaks in Blackman

Workaholic’s Blake Anderson speaks in Blackman

October 24, 2018


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Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor   Writer and comedian Blake Anderson took to the stage in Blackman Auditorium on Tuesday, Oct. 16 for a Q&A discussing his Comedy Central hit “Workaholics,” his work on the YouTube series “Mail Order Comedy” and his future projects as a directo...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Oct. 18 – Wednesday, Oct. 24

Event Calendar: Thursday, Oct. 18 – Wednesday, Oct. 24

October 17, 2018


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Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Oct. 18, What’s So Funny About Oppressive Regimes  Sara Taksler, The Daily Show senior producer, will speak about her history insulting politicians through comedy. She will also be discussing her documentary, “Tickling Giants,” which tells the story of Egyptian satirist Dr. Bassem Yousse...

Broad City’s Chris Gethard brings laughs to Blackman

Broad City’s Chris Gethard brings laughs to Blackman

October 10, 2018


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By Nia Beckett, news correspondent On Oct. 2, Northeastern’s Council for University Programs, or CUP, hosted a night of laughter with comedian Chris Gethard, a Broad City actor and host of “The Chris Gethard Show.” Students gathered in Blackman Auditorium to watch Gethard’s hour-long stand-u...

Event Calendar: Thursday, Oct. 4  – Wednesday, Oct. 10

Event Calendar: Thursday, Oct. 4  – Wednesday, Oct. 10

October 3, 2018


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Compiled by Claire Wallace, deputy lifestyle editor Thursday, Oct. 4, Tastemakers Concert Photo Tutorial   This how-to class will be hosted by Tastemakers Magazine’s head photo directors and will provide a real concert stage setup for photographers to learn and practice. Tastemakers will set the Afterhours stage with live music...

SNL’s Jon Rudnitsky entertains for Springfest week

SNL’s Jon Rudnitsky entertains for Springfest week

April 8, 2018


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By Claire Wallace, news staff The line of people waiting for the ballroom doors to open Wednesday night wound around the entire second floor of the Curry Student Center, stretching from the wooden double doors all the way to the elevator. Roughly 150 students anxiously anticipated the Council for University ...

Fifth Harmony’s Ally Brooke speaks and performs for CUP

Fifth Harmony’s Ally Brooke speaks and performs for CUP

April 2, 2018


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By Samuel Kim and Claire Wallace, news staff Fifth Harmony’s Ally Brooke took to the stage in Blackman Auditorium Monday night. Her appearance included a performance of her single “Perfect” and a discussion about her experiences as a Latina and a Christian in the music industry. “Sometim...

Students enjoy energetic Ravyn Lenae and Asoh Black! show

Students enjoy energetic Ravyn Lenae and Asoh Black! show

March 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

By Bradley Fargo, news correspondent A day after her first headliner show at The Middle East Nightclub’s Sonia venue, Ravyn Lenae played an AfterHours concert Thursday alongside openers Asoh Black! and sndwn. Hosted by the Council for University Programs, the show was free to all Northeastern students. S...

Zach King speaks about creating his ‘magical’ videos

Zach King speaks about creating his ‘magical’ videos

September 21, 2017


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By Gianna Barberia, lifestyle editor At age 4, he saw “Jurassic Park,” and was inspired to make movies. At age 7, his parents gave him his first video camera, and he began directing short films with his three younger sisters. At age 14, he got his first laptop and taught himself how to edit vid...

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