Culture (Page 5)

February 22, 2021

Students Should Run Student Newspaper, Says NYU Alum Backing WSN’s Revival

Last week, WSN’s website went live with its first article in months, announcing the hiring of WSN’s former Deputy Managing Editor Alexandria Johnson as the new editor-in-chief and calling for new applicants for WSN’s many vacant staff positions.

Chelly is an actor based in Los Angeles. (Photo Courtesy of Chelly)

February 17, 2021

How COVID Made Hollywood’s Creatives…More Creative

Decimated by the onset of COVID-19, the creative community in Hollywood has received a depressing consolation prize: an ample amount of free time. But they refuse to give in to the despair. They’re doing what they do best: clawing at opportunities in whatever form they may arise, using the extra time to tap into their creativity, and reinventing themselves in the process.

Photo of Santa Ana High School in California

February 15, 2021

Students are Happy “to Get Out of the House” as Sports Resume in Santa Ana, CA Schools

(SANTA ANA, Calif.) — Student-athletes from  Santa Ana were allowed to resume athletic conditioning this week after a school year-long […]

February 13, 2021

St. Louis Mardi Gras to Proceed Despite COVID-19, Arctic Weather

The COVID-19 pandemic and freezing temperatures threaten but won't stop St. Louis Missouri's Mardi Gras festival, one of the country's largest outside of New Orleans.

Credit: Nick Johnson / NYU

February 8, 2021

Looking Ahead to the Spring 2021 Semester: An AJO Newsletter

Dear AJO Community, Recently, I received a note from Stephanie Rivas, one of our first graduates. Stephanie had joined 20 […]