Top 14 Things to Look Out for in 2014

1.       Condé Nast begins its first full year without interns:

http://www.wwd.com/media-news/fashion-memopad/internships-ending-7242603?module=Media-hero

2.     Winter Olympics: Sochi, Russia 2014:

http://www.olympic.org/sochi-2014-winter-olympics

3.       Rutgers Joins the Big Ten League this upcoming athletic season:

http://www.nj.com/rutgersfootball/index.ssf/2012/11/rutgers_joins_big_ten_marking.html

4.       Jimmy Fallon will take over The Tonight Show, Seth Meyers, current head writer of Saturday Night Live, will take over the position at Late Night:

http://www.nbc.com/saturday-night-live/video/update-jimmy-fallon-and-michael-bloomberg/n44617/

5.       The Award Season is in full swing- SAG Awards, Golden Globes, Grammy’s and Oscars to look forward to:

http://www.indiewire.com/article/save-the-dates-heres-the-2013-14-awards-calendar

6.       Miley Cyrus announced 2014 Bangerz Tour:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?list=UUZ2wHrgU2nr0CoO0KNSDV5g&v=hgVk8ZUENEg

8.       New TV Seasons! (I’m personally excited for the return of Boardwalk Empire, The Mindy Project, Girls & Game of Thrones)

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/tv-premiere-dates-2014-complete-652548

9.       Major Movie Releases on the horizon, many of which are blockbuster franchise installments, here are the trailers to Divergent, adapted from the popular YA fiction series of the same name, Godzilla, an impressive looking remake of the Japanese cult classic, and the sequel to Captain America, Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Other major films slated to release next holiday season- The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 & The Hobbit: There and Back Again

Divergent: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sutgWjz10sM

Godzilla: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mBwsUD7jYCI

Captain America: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLWsK1ZFunA

10.   Hillary Clinton rumored to decide whether she plans to run for President again in 2016 after midterm elections:

http://thehill.com/blogs/twitter-room/other-news/193944-clinton-says-she-has-so-much-to-do-in-2014

11.   Alexa Chung, eternal It-Girl, is looking finally to release her clothing line:

http://fashion.telegraph.co.uk/news-features/TMG10528611/Alexa-Chung-to-launch-debut-fashion-collection-in-2014.html

12.   U.S. Senate Election for New Jersey- Cory Booker will be running to serve his first full term after replacing the late Frank Lautenberg; Bill de Blasio takes over for Michael Bloomberg as Mayor of NYC after a little over a decade in office:

http://new-jersey.state-election.info/

http://thesource.com/2013/11/06/breaking-news-bill-de-blasio-elected-as-nyc-mayor/

13.   After 18.6 million people tuning in to NBC’s live broadcast of The Sound of Music starring Carrie Underwood, the network plans another live musical for next holiday season:

Have a safe and happy New Year!

xoxo,

Isobel

Twitter: @isobelriane