NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Strike on Syria Was Good Move for United States

Strike on Syria Was Good Move for United States

Graziella Pastor, Contributing Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under OPINION

The political and economic repercussions of the Syrian military strike prove Trump's quick acting was very advantageous for the United States.

Read more »

Trump, China and North Korea: A Raw Deal

Trump, China and North Korea: A Raw Deal

Anand Balaji, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under OPINION

These actions were both done in retaliation against an increasingly aggressive North Korea that has conducted several missile launches and a public assassination in Malaysia since Trump took office. However Trump’s response has done nothing to improve the safety of the region and instead seriously undermines one of his core campaign promises: holding China accountable on free trade.

Read more »

Redefining Dropouts from NYU

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under NEWS

While NYU students flock to NYU from all corners of the world, they also leave for a myriad of reasons, from financial constraints to pursuing other life objectives. WSN reached out to three former NYU students now located all around the globe to learn about their new trajectories. Karla Leon ...

‘Thoughts and Prayers’ Aren’t Helping Anyone

‘Thoughts and Prayers’ Aren’t Helping Anyone

Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under OPINION

Sure, social media helps us connect to a worldwide audience far quicker and easier than any other platform, but thoughts and prayers don’t mean much if they reach those in actual need too late.

Read more »

Exposure | Iceland

Exposure | Iceland

Sarah Park
September 27, 2016
Filed under Featured Multimedia, MULTIMEDIA, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

I traveled to Iceland: a rare, ethereal, and mysterious beauty I had always wanted to visit.

Read more »

Brazilian Machismo Still Running Rampant Post-Impeachment

Brazilian Machismo Still Running Rampant Post-Impeachment

Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer
September 12, 2016
Filed under OPINION

From the moment Rousseff reached the presidency, her decisions were always influenced by men.

Read more »

Tax Returns Snafu Hits International Students with Fees

Tax Returns Snafu Hits International Students with Fees

Kati Garrity, Staff Writer
March 25, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU is among various colleges at which international students have yet to receive their tax returns.

Read more »

NYUAD students win award for shocking mosquito-killing development

NYUAD students win award for shocking mosquito-killing development

Thomas Peracchio, Staff Writer
October 30, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Abu Dhabi students won an international prize for their invention that could help prevent diseases spread by mosquitos.

Read more »

Around the world in three days with NYU’s world tour

Around the world in three days  with NYU’s world tour

Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer
October 29, 2015
Filed under FEATURES

NYU celebrates multiculturalism this week with multiple events around campus.

Read more »

Visas, Testing and Culture Shock: The International Experience

Alanna Bayarin, Assistant Managing Editor
October 19, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

A look inside the international experience at NYU.

Read more »

[UPDATE] NYU student to be released by North Korea

Marita Vlachou, Deputy Managing Editor
October 5, 2015
Filed under NEWS

UPDATE [Oct. 5, 11:46 p.m.]: NYU spokesperson John Beckman said the university is relieved to hear the good news of Joo's release. "He and his family have been in our thoughts," Beckman said. "We're relieved to learn of his release and glad for this good outcome." According to CNN, South Korea's National I...

Next Page »

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper
international