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Closson: Use of N-word at A&O Ball representative of greater campus issues

Troy Closson, Assistant Opinion Editor

April 25, 2017

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

I didn’t go to A&O Ball. And after hearing stories from friends, I was more than happy I didn’t. This year, the concert was co-sponsored by A&O Productions and For Members Only, Northwestern’s primary black student...

Baauer will perform as A&O Ball opener

Shane McKeon, Campus Editor

April 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories

Electronic music producer Baauer will open for rap duo Rae Sremmurd at A&O Ball on Friday, A&O Productions announced Wednesday. Baauer's 2012 single "Harlem Shake" became an international phenomenon after the song was used...

A&O hints at rapper T-Pain for spring show

Olivia Exstrum, Managing Editor

April 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

A&O Productions hinted at hip-hop artist T-Pain as a potential performer for its annual A&O Ball at the Riviera Theatre later this month through a post on the group's Snapchat Story. The video depicts the ma...

Wherefore art thou, Chromeo? Electro-pop duo to rock the Riviera

Scott Ostrin, Columnist

April 23, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Music, The Current

It has been a packed couple of weeks for up-and-coming performers at Northwestern: Big K.R.I.T. performed as the headliner at the For Members Only annual Spring Concert on Saturday night, along with others; Chance The Rapper was...