If the MTA Won’t, NYU Should Supplement Student Travel Fees

If the MTA Won’t, NYU Should Supplement Student Travel Fees

WSN Editorial Board
February 17, 2016
Filed under OPINION

It is only fair that the school which promises students gathered from far and wide a chance to explore the city should help them make the most of the opportunity.

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MTA Discount on the Table for NYC Students

MTA Discount on the Table for NYC Students

Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer
February 12, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

A university advocacy group is urging the MTA to change its fare policies for college students.

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Sexton cuts ribbon at Commuter Den

Sexton cuts ribbon at Commuter Den

Greta Chevance, Staff Writer
November 11, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

The Hayden Commuter Lounge was officially unveiled to the community at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday.

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Needless sexualization must end

Needless sexualization must end

Mandy Freebairn, Staff Writer
October 27, 2015
Filed under OPINION

The controversy around ads for absorbent menstrual underwear on the MTA reflects a societal inability to deal earnestly with women's bodies. Calling these ads out for being inappropriate is silly when other ads sexualize women much more and are overall much less positive.

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MTA experiments with new tech to prevent bus crashes

MTA experiments with new tech to prevent bus crashes

Thomas Peracchio, Contributing Writer
October 6, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS

MTA has approved new measures to prevent bus accidents.

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Obscene MTA ads relatively minor problem

Obscene MTA ads relatively minor problem

WSN Editorial Board
April 15, 2015
Filed under OPINION

Subway advertisements do not need to be completely child friendly, but should be used well.

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MTA to increase fares in March

MTA to increase  fares in March

Maggie O'Neill, Staff Writer
January 29, 2015
Filed under NEWS

The MTA has raised the cost of a single subway ride by 25 cents, a fare hike that could add up for NYU commuters.

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In memoriam: Former Wagner Dean

In memoriam: Former Wagner Dean

Marita Vlachou, Deputy News Editor
October 22, 2014
Filed under NEWS

First chairman of the MTA and former dean of NYU Wagner passed away at the age of 101.

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MTA to increase surveillance in subway cars

MTA to increase surveillance in subway cars

Andrew Mei, Contributing Writer
October 7, 2014
Filed under NEWS

The MTA is installing new security cameras in subway cars to combat sexual assault.

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Time capsule from 1950 unearthed outside NYU’s 370 Jay St.

Time capsule from 1950 unearthed outside NYU’s 370 Jay St.

Nicole Brown, Editor-in-Chief
October 2, 2014
Filed under Multimedia

A time capsule buried in 1950 was unearthed outside 370 Jay St., the former New York City Transit headquarters, on Oct. 1. The building will be renovated in 2015 by NYU and become home to the Center for Urban Science and Progress and many of the university’s incubators. NYU had hoped to recov... Read more »

MTA sued over highly disputed posters

MTA sued over highly  disputed posters

Nathaly Pesantez, Contributing Writer
September 24, 2014
Filed under NEWS

Community reactions to a lawsuit levied against the MTA by a group trying to post anti-Muslim advertisements on MTA property throughout the city.

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