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3Qs: The ‘Anchorman 2’ marketing blitz

The movie’s mar­keting cam­paign ranges from social media out­reach to tele­vi­sion appear­ances by char­acter Ron Bur­gundy. The strategy is inno­v­a­tive, if not some­what lim­ited in its ability to be repli­cated, says Bruce Clark, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of marketing.

Romance, intrigue, and sword fighting

The Phantom Lady, Northeastern’s newest stu­dent the­atre pro­duc­tion, which opens Tuesday night, tells the story of a 17th-​​century Spanish man who gets caught in a duel defending a mys­te­rious woman’s honor.

3Qs: Dean Costa on options for CAMD

As the Col­lege of Arts, Media and Design begins imple­menting its strategic vision, Dean Xavier Costa answered con­cerns about the college’s plans and the pos­si­bility of joining the School of Jour­nalism with the Depart­ment of Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Studies as part of a recon­fig­u­ra­tion of the college’s admin­is­tra­tive structure.

Music, race, and the White House

Hip-​​hop in Amer­ican cul­ture and its con­nec­tions with Barack Obama’s pres­i­dency set the stage for a thought-​​provoking panel dis­cus­sion with experts in race, music, gender studies, pop cul­ture, and politics.

3Qs: Creativity + design + action

The ethos behind the mis­sion of the North­eastern Center for the Arts is simple, says center director Bree Edwards: “Artists, cre­ativity, and entre­pre­neur­ship con­tribute to society in incred­ibly thoughtful, provoca­tive, and chal­lenging ways.”