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  • CMJ 2014
    New York's CMJ Music Marathon 2014: Who to See On Day 4
    More than 1,300 musical acts have infiltrated New York City to show off for journalists and industry professionals during the 34th annual CMJ Music Marathon. The full schedule details showcases across 80 venues, but the Examiner.com guide will...
  • Mac McCaughan of Superchunk
    New York's CMJ Music Marathon 2014: Who to See On Day 3
    More than 1,300 musical acts have infiltrated New York City to show off for journalists and industry professionals during the 34th annual CMJ Music Marathon. The full schedule details showcases across 80 venues, but the Examiner.com guide will...
  • Songwriters Hall of Fame Master Sessions @ NYU
    Felix Cavaliere, John Sebastian star at latest SongHall Master Session at NYU
    The latest installment in the Songwriters Hall of Fame Master Sessions at NYU series starred 1960s legends Felix Cavaliere and John Sebastian in conversation with Phil Galdston at NYU Steinhardt’s Provincetown Playhouse on MacDougal Street...
  • Aretha Franklin
    Aretha Franklin puts her stamp on the smash hits of other divas
    In the world of music there are many artists who can be compared and contrasted to each other. Based on talent, style, or musical ability, some recording artists are easily associated with each other.Then there are some artists who are without...
  • Of Many
    Documentary 'Of Many' one of the highlights of the Tribeca Film Festival
    Today on April 27, the Chelsea Clinton produced short documentary "Of Many," was screened at the Tribeca Film Festival. Directed byLinda G. Mills, the film tells the story of the beautiful relationship between NYU'sOrthodox Rabbi and...
  • In food education, the quality of being offline together
    In food education, the quality of being offline together
    As of the first of the year, Community Table has been spreading. The simple weekly meet-up that Food Sol launched two years ago as makeshift “office hours” at Babson now gathers weekly in Boston as well – and, as of this Friday,...
  • Missing NYU student found after being wedged between two buildings for two days
    Missing NYU student found: He was wedged between two buildings for two days
    Asher Vongtau, a 19-year-old undergrad attending New York University, was reported missing on Saturday, and was found on the afternoon of Nov. 3, tightly wedged between two buildings in Lower Manhattan where he had languished for two days...
  • NYU group giving away strap-on sex toys
    NYU group giving away strap-on sex toys
    New York University is starting off the fall semester coming out pro-active for gay students. The NYU LGBTQ Student Center provides all kinds of resources to LGBTQ students in an effort to educate and support them. (The Daily Caller)With that in...
  • psy
    Psy, Morgan Spurlock, Norma Kamali attend Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards
    The 2013 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards honored Psy, Morgan Spurlock, Norma Kamali and more at the NYU Stern School of Business on last Friday.Psy has had a very busy past few days. He is on tour promoting his new single "Gentleman,...
  • Joshua DuBois
    Joshua DuBois teaching faith-related courses at NYU
    A former member of President Obama’s Executive Office recently accepted a position teaching at New York University. The former Executive Director of the Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, Joshua DuBois resigned from Obama...
  • White Girl Wasted
    HiLa tHe KiLLa releases 'White Girl Wasted'
    She's done it again! Comedy rap songstress/director HiLa tHe KiLLa has released her third music video to date, "White Girl Wasted." The song parodies the antics of suburban girls who come to NYC to party and dance. Booze, boobs and...
  • Who's That Knocking at My Door
    Scorsese at 70: The Beginner (1960s)
    WRITER'S NOTE: 2012 marks the 70th birthday of Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese. So during the year, the National Classic Cinema Examiner will present a series of articles marking this great milestone. This article focuses on the...
  • First time director Stephen Elliott talks "About Cherry'
    First time director Stephen Elliott talks 'About Cherry'
    Stephen Elliott co-wrote and directed "About Cherry" starring Ashley Hinshaw ("Chronicle") as a young woman who flees her abusive home life and becomes an adult film star.Terra-Stephen, where did this story come from?Stephen-We...
  • James Franco attends the Guess Portrait Studio on Day 2 during the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival at Bell Lightbox on September 7, 2012 in Toronto, Canada
    Actor James Franco being sued by NYU professor, called a 'bully'
    Actor James Franco is being sued by NYU professor José Angel Santana over a D he received in Santana's class. Franco made remarks that Santana claims have defamed his character and reputation. Santana also called Franco a "bully."...
  • George Stoney
    Public access pioneer dies; George Stoney was 96
    I learned the other day one of my mentors died. Professor George C. Stoney was 96 years old when he left the living last week in New York City. George was my teacher at NYU. As much as anybody I’ve ever known, he lived a life dedicated to...