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New movie is far from a disaster
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New movie is far from a disaster

On Dec. 1, James Franco and Seth Rogen released a new film about the making of “The Room,” called “The Disaster Artist.”

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NU student nominated for Boston Music Awards
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NU student nominated for Boston Music Awards

In her song “Vaudeville,” Sidney Gish sings lyrics familiar to many college students: “I was gonna write, but instead I read all of Vice.” If she sounds like a relatable college student, it’s because she is one: Gish is a third-year music industry major at Northeastern. She is also one of 10 artists nominated for the Boston Music Awards’ New Artist of the Year.

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Dance 4 Me raises funds for Puerto Rico
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Dance 4 Me raises funds for Puerto Rico

The night was filled with high energy and cheers erupting from the balcony of Blackman Auditorium as 15 dance groups performed at the annual Dance 4 Me competition Sunday to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Proceeds from the show went to Americares, an organization that helps those affected by poverty and disaster by providing health-focused relief.

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Madrigal Singers prepare for upcoming performance
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Madrigal Singers prepare for upcoming performance

Although the concert will be sprinkled with Christmas carols, the majority of the music performed at Northeastern’s Madrigal Singers’ Winter Concert Dec. 9 will be complex choral pieces that the group has been rehearsing all semester.

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NU Stage’s “Heathers: The Musical” mixes murder and angst
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NU Stage’s “Heathers: The Musical” mixes murder and angst

The show’s opening night Friday filled Blackman Auditorium with a roaring 500-person turnout, and Saturday night’s showing was just as successful.

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NUDANCO to host winter showcase Saturday
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NUDANCO to host winter showcase Saturday

Northeastern University Dance Company, a student-run dance company known as NUDANCO, will host their 15th Annual Winter Showcase Saturday in Blackman Auditorium.

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Event Calendar: Dec. 7-Dec. 13
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Event Calendar: Dec. 7-Dec. 13

These are the events you can’t miss this week.

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“Stranger Things 2”: Spoilers
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“Stranger Things 2”: Spoilers

In its sophomore season, Netflix’s “Stranger Things” uses its visual charm and well-rounded cast to build a nostalgic yet fresh story with unexpected twists.

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Aoun’s “Robot Proof” lays out a plan for educators

Aoun’s “Robot Proof” lays out a plan for educators

Joseph E. Aoun: A man who has said his fourth language is rap and also has been honored by the French government for his contributions to academia. So what does a book penned by Northeastern’s president look like? How many times does he say “experiential learning?” As it turns out, it’s a surprisingly good read with only 28 mentions over 149 pages.

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Event Calendar: Nov. 30-Dec. 6

These are the events you cannot miss this week.

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