NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

LS Continues Search for New Dean – With a Twist

LS Continues Search for New Dean – With a Twist

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 9, 2017
Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

The search for the new LS Dean after current Dean Fred Schwarzbach stepped down in September 2016 has been whittled down to three candidates. The search process has increasingly sought student input for a more inclusive approach.

Read more »

Letter to the Editor: ‘NYU Should Reevaluate the LS Program’

Letter to the Editor: ‘NYU Should Reevaluate the LS Program’

LS Student Council
February 27, 2017
Filed under OPINION

The Liberal Studies Student Council argues that NYU's Liberal Studies program does in fact prepare students for their majors and their future careers, while also providing them with a thorough liberal arts education.

Read more »

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

Emily Bell, Blogs Editor
May 22, 2015
Filed under NEWS

Though they traveled and studied all over the world during their time at NYU, members of the Global Liberal Studies class of 2015 gathered near Washington Square to celebrate on May 19. LS dean Fred Schwarzbach opened and closed the fourth GLS ceremony, which was held at the NYU Skirball Center for ...

Global Liberal Studies Commencement

Global Liberal Studies Commencement

Bryna Shuman, Features Editor
May 20, 2014
Filed under NEWS

Tuesday, May 20 11 a.m. NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts 566 LaGuardia Place 58 bachelor degree graduates  Despite the small number of graduates, the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts buzzed with excitement for Global Liberal Studies' commencement ceremony. Family and friends we...

GLS sophomore dresses with emotion in mind

GLS sophomore dresses with emotion in mind

September 11, 2013
Filed under FEATURES

Whether you are reading a book, meeting a friend or just playing Frisbee in Washington Square, something about Alexa Smithwrick’s sunkissed and warm appearance as she walks past will draw your attention and make you smile. In a slightly oversized white shirt matched with a brilliant blue circle...

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper
GLS