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Changing the Face of Fashion

Changing the Face of Fashion

Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer
March 24
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Recently, the fashion industry has been criticized for cultural appropriation and insensitivity. The New York, London, Milan and Paris Fall/Winter 2017 runways have reflected the industry's struggle in the diversity — or lack thereof — on the runway.

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Oscars Are Still Problematic

Oscars Are Still Problematic

Drew Lederman, Contributing Writer
February 27
Filed under OPINION

While the Oscars may be more diverse this year, the award still has an immensely white-washed past to counter it's current progress.

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Outrage Over Vogue Cultural Appropriation Is Appropriate

Outrage Over Vogue Cultural Appropriation Is Appropriate

WSN Editorial Board
February 17
Filed under OPINION

Gallatin sophomore Karlie Kloss faced mass criticism after her photoshoot in yellow face for Vogue's March issue. However, she is not the only person at fault for this incident of cultural appropriation.

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A Passport to Diversity

A Passport to Diversity

Han Wang, Contributing Writer
February 16
Filed under FEATURES

The Bronfman Center took 25 students of different backgrounds and beliefs to Israel in an attempt to encourage diversity at NYU.

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MLK Week to Provide Prospective Through Turmoil

MLK Week to Provide Prospective Through Turmoil

Han Wang, Contributing Writer
February 6
Filed under FEATURES

In the midst of weekly protests in Washington Square Park, NYU invites us to take a look back to a time even more tumultuous than our own — the 1960s. NYU's 12th annual Martin Luther King Week celebration — titled "Essence of a True Revolution" — stretches from today until Thursday.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates to Teach at NYU

Ta-Nehisi Coates to Teach at NYU

Natasha Roy and Diamond Naga Siu
January 31
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Acclaimed author Ta-Nehisi Coates will be joining NYU's Arthur L. Carter Journalism school as a Professor.

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NYU Ranked Ninth Among Worst Schools for Jewish Students

NYU Ranked Ninth Among Worst Schools for Jewish Students

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
January 24
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

NYU, the private university that boasts the largest Jewish population, ranked as the ninth worst higher education institution for Jewish students.

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NYU Ranks Fourth for Accepting Lower Income Students

NYU Ranks Fourth for Accepting Lower Income Students

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
January 23
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

A study revealed that NYU ranked fourth among other elite colleges enrolling the highest percentage of low- and middle - income students.

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We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

Aparna Alankar, Staff Writer
November 30
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Literature students are exposed to a different voice, a different perspective, and ultimately deepen their study of literature when they are given more diverse materials to work with.

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Where Are the Divine Nine?: The Push for Black Greek Life on Campus

Where Are the Divine Nine?: The Push for Black Greek Life on Campus

Taylor Nicole Rogers, Dining Editor
November 29
Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Black Greek Letter Organizations provide community for students of color at NYU, but some of them are still fighting for a space on campus.

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Black and Brown Coalition Takes Stock of Progress on Diversity at NYU

Black and Brown Coalition Takes Stock of Progress on Diversity at NYU

Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor
November 29
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORIES

Members of the Black and Brown Coalition discuss the progress the university administration has made on their list of demands issued last year.

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A Year In, President Hamilton Is Learning and Listening

A Year In, President Hamilton Is Learning and Listening

Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief
November 28
Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS, TOP STORY

Andrew Hamilton sits down with WSN to talk about his inaugural year as the 16th president of NYU.

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