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26 min ago | Town Topics

Musical Co-Authored by PHS Alum Selected by Musical Theater Festival

Harrison Kaufman and Christopher Anselmo like to joke that they're too young to drink, but they can write a musical.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Musical Theater, Broadway, NJ

4 hrs ago | Black Voice News

College Students Launch Campaign to Raise Visibility

If anyone thought the election of Barack Obama, or the rise of the multi-racial Millennial generation, marked the beginning of a post-racial America, a campaign spreading across college campuses has news for you.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Harvard University

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Aquila Theatre Stages Reading of a Female Philoctetes, Now thru 4/19

Stories program with a staged reading of "A Female Philoctetes" running at BAM Fisher's Hillman Studio from today, April 16 to April 19, with performances at 7 pm.



Obama cuts sentence with typo, plans more clemency

President Barack Obama on Tuesday cut prison time for a drug convict sentenced to more than three extra years because of a typographical error in a court order.


Related Topix: Prison, Drugs, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Federal Prisons

The News Tribune

Annie Baker calls Pulitzer drama win 'amazing'

This publicity photo released by The Publicity Office shows, from left, Louisa Krause, Matthew Maher and Aaron Clifton Moten, in a scene from Annie Baker's play, "The Flick."


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Gettysburg, PA

Brandon Sun

'The Flick' playwright Annie Baker calls Pulitzer Prize for drama win 'amazing'

Annie Baker was teaching a playwriting class at New York University when her phone exploded with rings.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Gettysburg, PA

Hospitality Net

Guest reviews: To respond or not to respond? |

Recently my seniors in hotel distribution and channel management class were discussing a dilemma of one of our case-study hotels.


The Real Deal

New York University reveals different look at 433 First Avenue

New York University unveiled renderings for the future home of the College of Nursing and part of the College of Dentistry in Kips Bay.



Should Obama use the power of his pen on immigration reform?

Obama will use his executive powers to push through reform. House Speaker John Boehner feels confident that doing so will tank what little support the President has among Republicans on immigration reform.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Cornell University

The Japan Times

India's election will not be decided on old lines

Last week, India embarked on what has repeatedly been hailed as the biggest electoral exercise in history.


Related Topix: India, World News, Opinion


3 Lessons from Making Mistakes at Work

We regularly hear that making mistakes is key to learning, innovating and succeeding.


Mon Apr 14, 2014


The latest perk of your New York luxury condo: Sensors, sensors everywhere

How can big data and smart analytics tools ignite growth for your company? Find out at DataBeat , May 19-20 in San Francisco, from top data scientists, analysts, investors, and entrepreneurs.



Don't Judge Books by Their Covers: Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells in Arterial Pathologies [Editorials]

From the Department of Medicine and the Marc and Ruti Bell Vascular Biology Program, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY ; and Aab Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY Correspondence to Edward A. Fisher, MD, PhD, New York University School of Medicine, Smilow 7, ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY


It Took 50 Years, But The University Of Alabama Has Finally Embraced Integration

Last week Alabama's Student Senate passed a resolution supporting the complete integration of Greek life at the university.


Related Topix: University of Alabama, Rutgers University, African-American, US News, Liberal Political News

Alysha Umphress Set for James Harvey's 9 54 Below, 4/22

Broadway vet and singing sensation Alysha Umphress - fresh off her starring turn as Cee Cee in the World Premiere of Beaches - joins the line up.


Related Topix: Musical Theater, Theater, Arts, Harvey, Boston Conservatory

Cincinnati Playhouse to Present the North Pool, 5/3-6/1

Provocative. Intense. Engrossing. These are all words that have been used to describe Rajiv Joseph 's exciting new play THE NORTH POOL, which closes the Playhouse's 2013-14 season May 3 to June 1. The two-person thriller is a riveting psychological drama that promises to keep audiences guessing until its final moments.


Related Topix: Ohio

Brian Leiter's Law School Reports

Lateral hires with tenure 2013-14

*John Borrows from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities back to the University of Victoria.


Related Topix: Princeton University, University of Minnesota, University of Southern California, St. Louis, MO, UC Irvine


Corner Brook actor off to famous Actors Studio school in New York

From the moment he first walked onto a stage when he was five years old, Jacob Bradbury said he was hooked.


Related Topix: Canada, Pace University, Harvard University, Theater, Arts

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Empire of Necessity and the African Slave Trade

He was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award. He was, also, the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the New York Public Library's Cullman Center.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Colombia

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Showcasing UCSD's theater aces

UCSD MFA candidates Kristin Idaszak and Jeff Augustin, both of whom were honored recently by the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, are among the playwrights whose works will be produced in the Wagner New Play Festival.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, UC San Diego, UC Irvine, University of San Diego