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JENNIE NAU, Editor-in-Chief Emerita

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Alumnus Expresses Passion Through Choreography

June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 “Being a woman choreographer, let alone a woman ballet choreographer who can actually [be successful] at it and not wait tables, is very difficult.  You can still name us on...

Learning the Complexities of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 “Oops…I did it again.” Twenty-three American college newspaper editors and campus leaders were huddled around a bonfire with students from the Ashalim Student...

Shane Rutkowski, FCLC ‘09, performs a straddle jump. (Courtesy of Shane Rutkowski)

FCLC Dancer Makes His Movie Debut

June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 “I was on vacation with my family in Maine, and I was with my cousin shooting clay pigeons with a 12-gauge shotgun, so, needless to say, I didn’t hear my phone ring,”...

Love or Lust: Do These Relationships Work?

June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008   Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen This over-exposed twosome may be at risk of succumbing to the media pressure that has plagued many an athlete-celebrity couple....

Artist Profile: India Bolds

June 1, 2011

Published: January 31, 2008 India Bolds was running late for her dance callback.  Very late. When she arrived at the building on Great Jones St., Bolds, FCLC ’08, raced through the lobby and...

Ailey Head Offers Insight

May 31, 2011

Published: April 17, 2008 With graduation quickly approaching, the graduating seniors of the Ailey/Fordham BFA program are preparing to test their dance skills in the real world.  Some members of the...

Ailey Seniors Contemplate Post-Grad Plans

May 31, 2011

Published: April 17, 2008 It’s coming.  And no, it’s not the Loch Ness monster, but to many, it’s just as scary.  Graduation is less than a month away, and the seniors of the Ailey/Fordham...

Prenups, Cleats and Hummers: ‘Tis Always Better to Receive in the Wide World of Sports

May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 Peyton Manning won’t be impressed when he receives his fourth iPhone this Christmas and Tony Romo’s shiny new credit cards are probably beginning to show signs of wear....

Pimp My Costume

May 28, 2011

Published: October 25, 2007 New Yorkers take Halloween to a whole new level, so if you want to stand out, you’ll need a costume that goes above and beyond the traditional witch’s hat and kitty...