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Theres still some magic left to the Academy Awards

There’s still some magic left to the Academy Awards

Juan Diaz,
Contributor
March 14, 2018

On March 4, the red carpet was rolled out once again for the 90th Annual Academy Awards. The luxurious dresses and tailored tuxedos made their appearance at Hollywood's most famous cinema ceremony. However,...

Why Call Me By Your Name deserves an Oscar

Why “Call Me By Your Name” deserves an Oscar

Sarah Williams-Cain,
Contributor
March 5, 2018

The coming of age story “Call Me By Your Name”, which explores naive love and a young man’s curiosity about sexuality, has garnered attention for its portrayal of emerging LGBTQ relationships in...

Oscar flub just one flaw in show

Oscar flub just one flaw in show

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief
March 1, 2017

As I watched the cast and crew of “La La Land” accept the best picture award at the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday, I was mad. I thought about how African Americans won both best supporting actress,...

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Chiste en premios de la academia no es chistoso

Danielle Dyer,
Contriburadora
March 15, 2016

A pesar de ser condenada al ostracismo por los miembros de la comunidad negra debido a las declaraciones que hizo precedentes a los Oscar, Chris Rock introdujo a Stacey Dash — la actriz famosa por su...

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Academy Awards joke not funny

Danielle Dyer,
Contributor
March 10, 2016

Despite being ostracized by members of the Black community for statements she made preceding the Oscars, Chris Rock introduced Stacey Dash, the actress most famed for her role as Dionne in the 1995 movie...

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Diversity in the Academy

Jesse Castro,
Staff Writer
February 27, 2016

Last year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences received backlash for the lack of diversity among the Oscar nominees via the creation of the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag. The hashtag resurfaced, again,...

And the nominees are...

And the nominees are…

Kris Stewart,
Online and Video Editor
February 22, 2015

Here's the full list of Oscar nominations: Best Picture: "American Sniper" Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper, and Peter Morgan, Producers "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue...

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