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Academy Hires Former L.A. Times Writer to Oversee Membership

Lorenza Munoz was hired as managing director, membership and awards.

Academy Renews Dawn Hudson’s Contract as CEO

Hudson, who oversees the Academy's day-to-day activities, will continue in that role through 2017.

Academy Chief Dawn Hudson’s Contract Deadline Looms

While her three-year deal expires in June, it has yet to be taken up by the organization's board of governors, whose next meeting isn't until May 6.

Ric Robertson’s Academy Exit Represents Changing of Guard (Analysis)

The exec has been with the Academy since 1981, serving as second-in-command to the executive director from 1989 until 2011, when he became COO alongside Dawn Hudson's CEO.

Academy’s New Movie Museum Designers: ‘Don’t Call It a Museum’

AMPAS also will offer naming rights to interior elements in the building as it embarks on an initial $100 million fund-raising effort.

Boston’s Emerson College Set to Break Ground On Splashy $110-Million L.A. Campus On Sunset Blvd.

The facility's bold design is by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Thom Mayne.

Jessica Chastain Talks Paris Couture, Oscar Gowns at THR’s Nominees Night 2012

The Oscar nominee says she hasn't yet made her final decision on her gown-of-choice for Sunday's Academy Awards.

On Eve of Oscars, Academy Chief Dawn Hudson Breaks Silence, Answers Critics: ‘I Don’t Think Change Is Easy’ (Exclusive)

Heading into the first Academy Awards under Hudson's leadership, she and COO Ric Robertson reveal the Brett ?Ratner backstory, address the white-male problem and discuss their ambitious agenda

Christina Kounelias Tapped Motion Picture Academy’s Chief Marketing Officer

She will oversee all planning, strategy and marketing for the Academy in the newly created position.