Posts tagged "nyu"

Morning Quickies: James Franco Earns “D” Grade At NYU

James Franco earned a D in his NYU Master's Degree class "Directing The Actor" after he missed 12 of 14 classes. The professor who doled out the bad grade, Jose Angel Santana, claims he was wrongfully terminated for not coddling the actor. [Us Weekly] Rihanna went off on Twitter at the Dutch magazine…
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 20, 2011

NYU Welcomes Professor James Franco To Their Staff

Oscar-nominated actor, performance artist, writer, aspiring film director, Yale Ph.D student, and now … college professor. James Franco does it all! New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (my alma mater and the school where Franco is working on his MFA in film production) has hired him to teach a graduate…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 30, 2011

Could You Find True Love With A Columbia Student? DateMySchool Thinks So

Of all the arbitrary ways online dating sites seek to play matchmaker — pairing together Jews, bookworms, music fans, French bikers, or female inmates — the premise of DateMySchool.com is no better or worse. DateMySchool claims to "facilitate meeting of students from different departments within the same school…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 10, 2010

Daughter Wants “Artsy” Footage Dad Filmed Of Her Breasts Out Of NYU’s Archives

When Emma Tamburlini was 11 years old, her father, the late Pop artist Larry Rivers, began videotaping her and her sister every six months, naked or topless, and talking about their budding breasts. He edited the footage into a 45-minute film about his daughters called "Growing." Rivers planned to show…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 8, 2010

Jude Law Throws Oranges At Obnoxious NYU Kids

Jude Law is an accomplished actor, infamous cheater, impregnator of some random model in Florida, and now, a fruit thrower. Law has been performing onstage in "Hamlet" in New York City recently and he rented an apartment in downtown Manhattan. It just so happens his swank bachelor pad is right next…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 20, 2009

Researchers Prove You Can Love Someone Foreva-Eva

No pressure if you’re just keeping a relationship together to score a sweet present on Valentine’s Day, but according to the Wall Street Journal, neuroscientists in New York have been able to prove that you can love someone forever. While a group of pessimistic psychologists were trying to plot the decline of passion i…
By: Simcha / February 12, 2008