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RTVF students, alumni mobilize against departmental funding system

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

January 8, 2017

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

A new campaign aims to spark discussion around a grant-giving system within the Department of Radio, Television and Film, which some have criticized for diminishing students’ role in funding undergraduate projects. “Save RTVF” is a student and alumni-run effort to encourage “serious, m...

Communication students produce stop-motion film on Soviet space dog Laika

Violet Decker, Reporter

October 9, 2013

Filed under Campus, Student Entertainment, Student Groups

Communication juniors Brad Leyden and Tom Mason are pushing the boundaries of traditional Northwestern films with their upcoming project, “Chasing Stars.”  The work uses stop-motion to depict Laika, a Soviet pup known to...