Arts & Culture

Birger  ‘90 analyzed lopsided metropolitan dating pools and the skewed gender composition of college student bodies as they impact heterosexual female dating options in a talk for his book “Date-onomics” Feb. 9.

Birger ’90 returns to University for book talk on limited dating market for women

February 11, 2016 0 comments

Jon Birger ’90 returned to campus Tuesday afternoon to discuss his newest book “Date-onomics: How Dating Became a Lopsided Numbers Game.

Shakespeare on the Green reinvents Bard’s play

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“Music of the Night,” Shakespeare on the Green’s winter show, is running Friday through Sunday.

Natasha Nguyen ‘15 MD‘19 and Associate Professor of Ecology Daniel Weinreich rehearsed their swing piece in preparation for the “Dancing With the Professors” competition to be held Friday at 7 p.m in Alumnae Hall.

Students, professors to showcase dance skills

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Students and professors alike will dance their way into the “Dancing With the Professors” ballroom dance competition Friday at 7 p.m. in Alumnae Hall.

Under the Spotlight: Feb. 9

February 9, 2016 0 comments

The Department of East Asian Studies is hosting Chinese Language Week, five nights of festivities starting with a celebration of Chinese New Year Monday.

Student-written plays get trial runs onstage

Student-written plays get trial runs onstage

February 9, 2016 0 comments

Carlos Sirah MFA’17 took the stage in a workshop-style performance of his play, “The Light Body,” Sunday night.

‘Date-onomics’ provides explanation for hook-up culture

‘Date-onomics’ provides explanation for hook-up culture

February 9, 2016 0 comments

Have you wondered why hookup culture has replaced old-fashioned dating? The explanation is more straightforward than expected.

Hispanic studies courts students

Hispanic studies courts students

February 9, 2016 0 comments

The Department of Hispanic Studies is hosting Spanish Language Week, a series of movies, talks and programs, Feb. 8 to Feb. 12.

Brown Orchestra strives for perfection on ‘Manhattan Intermezzo’

February 4, 2016 0 comments

Amidst widespread recognition from the classical music community, the Brown Orchestra released its first professionally recorded CD, “Manhattan Intermezzo.”

Noah Cowan ’19 sports a Brown sweatshirt while posing with host Alex Trebek on the set of “Jeopardy!” Cowan’s episode airs this Friday.

Contestants for $500: Who is Noah Cowan?

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Noah Cowan ’19 will go head to head Friday with some of the most eclectic minds in America’s most famous game: “Jeopardy!”

Come awards season, the Avon Cinema screens a number of critically acclaimed films. “Carol,” featured late last month, tells the story of a woman’s divorce and her nascent relationship with a young girl.

‘Carol’ performances captivating, not ‘groundbreaking’ cinema

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The film “Carol,” directed by Todd Haynes ’85, has received critical acclaim from journalists and critics all over the world.