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Recap of the 2018 Academy Awards

Spandana Janapati, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018

The 2018 Oscars was an event to remember. If for some reason you spent your Sunday night cramming for a test rather than watching celebrities on the red carpet, I don’t blame you. I’ll be giving you a quick recap of the whole ...

2016 Oscars: Diversity Issue Takes Center Stage

Neha Harpanhalli

March 14, 2016

The 88th Academy Awards ceremony took place in the Dolby Theater this past Sunday, February 29, and honored the best English-language films of the past year. Actor and comedian Chris Rock hosted Hollywood’s biggest night, wh...

#OscarsSoWhite: Lack of Diversity in Nominations Sparks Controversy

Eugenia Gavrilova

February 10, 2016

On January 14th, 2016, the Oscars sparked criticism throughout the nation following the release of an all-white major nominees list for the second year in a row. In response, two prominent African Americans in the film industry ...

“We All Dream in Gold”: Oscar Nominations 2016

Neha Harpanhalli

February 1, 2016

It’s that time of year again. The list of nominees for the 88th Academy Awards, more commonly known as the Oscars, was announced on January 14, 2016. The ceremony is scheduled to take place on Sunday, February 28 at the Dolb...