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‘Sand Castle’ Shows Fraught Relationship Between Occupier and Occupied

‘Sand Castle’ Shows Fraught Relationship Between Occupier and Occupied

Ali Hassan, Contributing Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under ARTS, Film

"Sand Castle" is one of the few films about the Iraqi War that gives voice and screen time to Iraqis civilians — not just American soldiers — in an exploration of one of the war's frequently complex interactions between the two sides.

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IYSSE Appeals Against their Club Status Rejection

IYSSE Appeals Against their Club Status Rejection

Deanna Tran, Contributing Writer
February 6, 2017
Filed under NEWS, NYU

Students on campus tried to start a club supporting the military, but it was rejected.

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Robert Geller F/W 2017

Robert Geller F/W 2017

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Art imitated life today at Robert Geller’s Fall/Winter 2017 show. His collection titled, “Love and War”, was a nod to the political climate today in America. The show was all about juxtaposition: of color, style and political forces. His collection expressed militarism, protest and revolt,...

Adapting to NYU as an Older Freshman

Adapting to NYU as an Older Freshman

Alice Li, Staff Writer
October 21, 2016
Filed under NEWS

Though most freshman enter as 18 or 19 year olds, some students decide to travel or join the military before their freshman year.

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Campus Anti-War Presence Is Lacking

Campus Anti-War Presence Is Lacking

Isaac Oseas
October 17, 2016
Filed under OPINION

These anti-war views, however, find absolutely no expression with the main election choices, since both of the candidates have actively campaigned for U.S. interventionism.

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From Combat to Classroom, NYU Vets Face Challenges

From Combat to Classroom, NYU Vets Face Challenges

Téa Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORY

Despite increased financial support from the university, veterans at NYU still strive to create a cohesive and thriving community. 

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Tadashi Shoji S/S 2017

Tadashi Shoji S/S 2017

Carson Kessler, Staff Writer
September 10, 2016
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The lights immediately shut off, when suddenly a peaceful, watercolor image of a dainty crane projects upon a stark white backdrop. As a clock chimes, the image shifts upwards to reveal the stork’s beak gripping an elephant by the tail. The silvery trunk of the elephant grasps a de-rooted tree, who...

Inaugural Vet Ball Honors Those at NYU Who Have Served

Inaugural Vet Ball Honors Those at NYU Who Have Served

Anne Cruz, News Editor
April 11, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

The NYU Military Alliance hosted their Inaugural Veterans Ball on April 11 in celebration of NYU's diverse military community.

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Wood House Fall/Winter 2016

Wood House Fall/Winter 2016

Gabriella Bower, Beauty and Style Editor
February 3, 2016
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The blank canvas that is Pier 59 Studios provided was the perfect backdrop for the Wood House Fall/Winter 2016 show. Every look was dominated by rich hues and clean lines. An army of men walked out one by one, individually stunning but effortlessly unified when standing together. The parents of d...

Japan deal cause for concern in US

Japan deal cause for concern in US

Max Schachere, Contributing Writer
October 5, 2015
Filed under OPINION

A new Japanese military bill could harm the United States more than it could help us.

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Artist draws attention to drone strike casualties

Artist draws attention to drone strike casualties

Dan Moritz-Rabson, Contributing Writer
September 22, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS

An artist set up red cups in Washington Square Park to represent those killed in drone strikes in countries in the Middle East.

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Military alone will not stop terrorism

Military alone will not stop terrorism

Kenny Kyunghoon Lee, Contributing Columnist
April 7, 2015
Filed under OPINION

Military intervention must be accompanied by political reforms in order to curb terrorism.

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