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Off Script: Despite representation, Awkwafina isn’t free from criticism

Andrea Bian, Op-Ed Contributor

October 11, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On October 6, actress and rapper Awkwafina stepped out onto the stage of Studio 8H to an applauding audience. During her opening monologue, she paid tribute to the last and only other Asian-American woman to host “Saturday Night...

Srivastava: Kanye West on SNL; when do you cancel someone?

Heena Srivastava, Op-Ed Contributor

October 2, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

On Saturday night, Sept. 29, Kanye West was expected to release his new album "Yandhi" while performing on "Saturday Night Live." Dressed as a Perrier bottle, West gave a performance of “I Love It” with fellow hip-hop artist...

Meyers named one of Time magazine’s most influential people

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 24, 2014

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern alumnus Seth Meyers (Communication ‘96) was named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people on Wednesday. Meyers, an Evanston native, is known for his role hosting "Late Night," which he assumed in F...