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The Bucket List Issue

The Bucket List Issue

Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor
May 1, 2017
Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS, TOP STORY

NYU is a dream school. People flock from near and far to don the Violet — if only metaphorically — but once we’re here, we often get so caught up in the bureaucratic mess of it all. We become so bogged down with Writing the Essay and group projects that are not teaching us anything about collaboration t...

Staff Recs: NYU/NYC Bucket List

Staff Recs: NYU/NYC Bucket List

WSN Staff
May 1, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

New York City has no shortage of things to see and do. When you go to school here, the plethora of possibility can even — and sometimes often — feel overwhelming. So here are some things our staff think no New York collegiate experience would be complete without, to help narrow your focus and get ...

The Economics of the Dollar Slice: The Pizza Principle

The Economics of the Dollar Slice: The Pizza Principle

Kate Holland, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

Pizza has taken New York by storm and become one of the facets of daily life in NYC. But alongside this culinary tradition emerged an urban legend known among economists as the “Pizza Principle.”

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Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino vs Dragon Frappucino

Starbucks Unicorn Frappucino vs Dragon Frappucino

Drew Lederman, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

No magical creatures were harmed in the making of these drinks.

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Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Laura Rubio, Staff Writer
April 18, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

On April 4, Pepsi released a new ad featuring Kendall Jenner “joining the conversation” alongside fellow protesters and easing tensions with riot police by handing one of the officers a Pepsi. Talk about missing the mark.

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I Tried… Spaghetti Donuts

I Tried…  Spaghetti Donuts

Faith Gates, Deputy Features Editor
April 17, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

Have you ever wanted to eat pasta, but you were in a rush? Well luckily, Pop Pasta in New York has just the treat for you: spaghetti donuts.

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Startup Week Aims to Bring the Technology Community Together

Startup Week Aims to Bring the Technology Community Together

Isabela Pop, Contributing Writer
April 5, 2017
Filed under NEWS

This year's [email protected]'s Startup Week aims to unite the technology community through promoting discussion and encouraging the development of new skills.

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Is Bigger Food Better?

Is Bigger Food Better?

Drew Lederman, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

With smoothie bowls, unicorn foods, and purple bread dominating the trends of this past year, a new food trend has emerged: giant food.

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Where to Find 2017 Food Trends Near NYU

Where to Find 2017 Food Trends Near NYU

Drew Lederman, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Dining, FEATURES

New Yorker recently released their food trend predictions for 2017. Keeping their predictions in mind, we decided to make some predictions of our own.

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How To: Photograph Food

How To: Photograph Food

Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

Here are some tips and tricks to taking great food photos.

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Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Bagels

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Bagels

Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under Dining, Dining, FEATURES

Bagels are a staple in New York City culture, so check out the best bagel shops near your dorm.

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