Accused of cheating by an algorithm, and a professor she had never met

A Florida teenager taking a biology class at a community college got an upsetting note this year. A startup called Honorlock had flagged her as acting suspiciously during an exam in February. She was, she said in an email to The New York Times, a Black woman who had been “wrongfully accused of academic dishonesty … Read more

After the Met Gala, the beauty world has its own celebration

On the evening of the Met Gala, at a corner table at Mr. Chow on the Upper East Side, Fiona Stiles, the makeup artist who did Gabrielle Union’s makeup for the gala, sat with Hung Vanngo, who did the makeup for Julianne Moore and Laura Harrier, and Elle Gerstein, Blake Lively’s nail artist. They were … Read more

Met gala exhibit examines American fashion, frame by frame

Even for a legendary film director like Martin Scorsese, the assignment was a daunting one. Take one of the famous American period rooms at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and essentially make a one-frame movie with no camera: a tableau, not a film, but using your cinematic sensibility. Your actors are mannequins, and the costumes … Read more

Inside the Met Gala: Glitter, glamor and 275,000 pink roses

Met Galas, he’s been to a few. But James Corden, schmoozing at this year’s cocktail reception, looked around and pronounced that this might be his favorite yet. “Classy,” he explained. “It just feels classy.” The TV host waved his arm around the room, taking in the hundreds of guests who’d followed the sartorial instructions – … Read more

Met Gala 2022 best looks in photos: Blake Lively, Kim Kardashian, Gigi Hadid and other celebs make stylish appearances on the red carpet | Photogallery

01 / 40 /fashion/foreign-shows/met-gala-2022-best-looks-in-photos-blake-lively-kim-kardashian-gigi-hadid-and-other-celebs-make-stylish-appearances-on-the-red -carpet/eventshow/91283188.cms 01 Natasha Poonawalla during the red carpet of the ‘In America: Anthology of Fashion’ themed Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, New York, U – Photogallery Natasha Poonawalla during the red carpet of the ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion’ themed Met Gala at … Read more

Met Gala: Stars don’t bold shimmery gilded era looks

Blake Lively smiled for the cameras in a grand Versace gown, with husband Ryan Reynolds in brown velvet, Billie Eilish went with an upcycled green lace-trim dress from Gucci and Cynthia Erivo wore sheer white Louis Vuitton with a matching head piece as the Met Gala returned to its berth on the first Monday in … Read more

Met Gala returns: A guide to fashion’s big night

It started in 1948 as a society midnight supper, and it wasn’t even at the Met. Fast forward 70-plus years, and the Met Gala is something totally different, one of the most photographed events in the world for its head-spinning red carpet — though the famous carpeted steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art aren’t … Read more