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Celebrities Cannot Be Leaders of Mental Health Movement

Celebrities Cannot Be Leaders of Mental Health Movement

Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer
March 28
Filed under OPINION

Celebrities’ experiences are not representative of much of the population, and resources are easily available to them. Even though famous people should still be honest about their problems, they should bring these topics to the table without being the predominant voices of these issues.

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NYU Must Hold Aramark Responsible

NYU Must Hold Aramark Responsible

WSN Editorial Board
March 28
Filed under OPINION

As a large client of Aramark, NYU has immense power and potential influence over the standards that the corporation should be meeting in order to prevent further issues. The university must call upon their partner to remedy this inhumane treatment of prisoners immediately, and if they refuse, NYU must find a new food service partner.

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Staff Rants: March 22-28

Staff Rants: March 22-28

WSN Staff
March 27
Filed under OPINION

As our model-level, gorgeous staff comes together once again for the week, they have many rants with which to fill this page with! Please enjoy!

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We Need More Skepticism

We Need More Skepticism

Irfan Suharno, Contributing Writer
March 27
Filed under OPINION

What these incidents have highlighted is that the American people should maintain a skeptical mindset when considering White House statements and decisions.

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Investment in STEM Invites Growth

Investment in STEM Invites Growth

WSN Editorial Board
March 27
Filed under OPINION

NYU's investment in expanding STEM resources at Tandon will improve the university as a whole.

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Get Off the Liberal High Horse

Get Off the Liberal High Horse

Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer
March 27
Filed under OPINION

Young progressives who are preaching compassionate politics must also make an effort to understand viewpoints intensely different from their own.

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All New Yorkers: Action Requested

All New Yorkers: Action Requested

Matthew Yuri
March 27
Filed under OPINION

A third grader requests information for his state project.

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Bumble Won’t Change Dating Norms

Bumble Won’t Change Dating Norms

Adryan Barlia, Contributing Writer
March 27
Filed under OPINION

Despite Bumble's innovative design, it still seems hard to believe that it will cause any real change in the norms of the dating game, especially with online harassment.

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Healthy Relationships Are Needed on TV

Healthy Relationships Are Needed on TV

Carine Zambrano, Staff Writer
March 27
Filed under OPINION

Much of the relationships portrayed on TV are unhealthy, and, sometimes, even abusive, but are still seen as ideal and desirable.

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Time to Innovate Mental Health Services

Time to Innovate Mental Health Services

WSN Editorial Board
March 24
Filed under OPINION

Although NYU offers a myriad of mental health services to its student body, the growing prevalence of mental illness among college students demands that NYU increase resources for those in need.

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Educators Should Encourage a More Empathetic Understanding of History

Educators Should Encourage a More Empathetic Understanding of History

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer
March 22
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

On the contrary, in seeing these historical figures as only names in a textbook we forget that they were real flesh-and-blood people with fears and aspirations, and knowing this can only enhance our understanding of the past.

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Give Silent Films a Chance

Give Silent Films a Chance

Laura Rubio, Contributing Writer
March 22
Filed under OPINION

Silent cinema is one of the most creative genres of film and should not be dismissed as a boring form of entertainment.

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