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Up-and-Comers 2015

Up-and-Comers 2015

John Ambrosio, Assistant Managing Editor
March 12, 2015
Filed under Special Issues

When I came to NYU, the first thing I noticed was the disconnected nature of the campus and its students. During my time here, I have realized that there are two ways to navigate this kind of environment. Some students choose to see it as a detriment: they complain that NYU has no community or that it...

Emma Spett

Emma Spett

Marina Zheng
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Three days before the People’s Climate March this past September, Emma Spett stood in a crowd of 400 NYU students at Kimmel to hear the event’s organizer Bill McKibben speak about the “groundbreaking moment” that was about to occur. Spett almost couldn’t believe that she was one of the people...

Jake Rosenberg

Jake Rosenberg

Nina Jang
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Behind the massive, intricate doors of Lillie’s Irish pub, Jake Rosenberg sits in a booth with burgundy velvet seats surrounded by a collection of Victorian-era ornaments and types away on his laptop. He occasionally peers up to reread his ideas on the brightly lit screen, but is otherwise immersed...

Luke Lindenbusch

Luke Lindenbusch

Sam Del Rowe
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Luke Lindenbusch was in eighth grade when he was first called to activism. Proposition 8 had just passed in his home state of California, eliminating the right of same-sex couples to marry. “It was the first moment when I had recognized that rights had been taken away from me,” Lindenbusch said....

Camaley Jennings

Camaley Jennings

Kyle Luther
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

On the first Monday of the fall semester this year, Camaley Jennings got an email from the White House. The message informed her that needed to be in Washington, D.C. by the following Friday if she wanted the internship she’d spent months interviewing for. “When I got the email, I immediately w...

Josy Jablons

Josy Jablons

Marita Vlachou
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Even before founding Students for Sexual respect this spring, Gallatin sophomore Josy Jablons met frequently with the administration to ensure the university maintained prevention programs, crisis services and disciplinary procedures in compliance with federal guidelines. Last August, Jablons reached o...

Samir Goel

Samir Goel

Alex Bazeley
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

After spending an hour in the Leslie Entrepreneurs Lab with Samir Goel, I was getting ready to leave when he turned his attention to me and asked me the same question I had asked him a week earlier: “Where do you see yourself in five years?” I tried to come up with something to say, and stuttered somet...

Samantha Gerson

Samantha Gerson

Ife Olujobi
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Samantha Gerson has always been interested in the treatment of trauma, but it wasn’t until she worked with traumatized adults that she realized children suffering from these same conditions need attention and care they’re not getting. “Kids are human. I feel like people forget that a lot,” s...

Chloe Chik

Chloe Chik

Alanna Bayarin
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

Politics can be grueling and unrewarding. The endless canvassing, phone calls and press releases make a career in politics nearly impossible to balance with everyday life. Despite all that, Gallatin junior Chloe Chik says it’s all worthwhile. “In politics, eventually you really will feel like you...

Vanessa Castro

Vanessa Castro

Larson Binzer
March 12, 2015
Filed under Uncategorized

In the front of a lecture hall in the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, Vanessa Castro sits in the center among three other panelists receiving the Gallatin Dean’s Award for Summer Research for Arts and Music. Castro is being recognized for her art show “Recycled Origins,” which used the...

New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 Collections

New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014 Collections

September 6, 2013
Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS

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