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Othmer Hall

Othmer Hall

Bourree Huang, Under the Arch Editor
February 23
Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen, Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $9,190 – $16,912 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 1 minute walk to Tandon, 20 minute subway ride to WSP Nearby subways: A, C, F, R, 2, 3, 4, 5 Shuttle: Yes Othmer Hall, located in downtown Brooklyn, is the 18-story reside...

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor
February 16
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

A group of Tandon students succeeded in the Hyperloop design competition in 2016. They traveled to California in January to compete at the SpaceX headquarters.

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Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large
February 13
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

At just 21 years old, Calvin Luo is the youngest person to ever show at NYFW. His “Asexual” collection for Fall/Winter 2017 featured monochromatic hues interspersed with olive greens, subtle plaids and pops of cobalt and garnet. Statement coats and flowing skirts dominated the unisex collection w...

NYU Should Take Advantage of Virtual Reality

NYU Should Take Advantage of Virtual Reality

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer
February 13
Filed under OPINION

Virtual reality, more than just being a tool for the enhancement of pre-existing art forms, is capable of so much that it must be considered its own art form emergent from new technology.

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Epson Digital Couture F/W 2017

Epson Digital Couture F/W 2017

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
February 8
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Epson brought back its signature vibrancy and diversity for the third installment of their Digital Couture Project event, held at the IAC Building in the Meatpacking District. While technology is rapidly dominating our world, the fashion industry has to adjust as well. Epson once again proved that they were thre...

IT Mixup Temporarily Forfeits Students’ Administrative Control

IT Mixup Temporarily Forfeits Students’ Administrative Control

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
February 6
Filed under NEWS, University News

Students with Android phones were asked to accept a list of privacy-invading terms and conditions when they logged into their NYU gmail account.

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We Should Embrace the Clean Meat Revolution

We Should Embrace the Clean Meat Revolution

Eve Wetlaufer, Contributing Writer
October 5
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Although clean meat is expensive to produce now, it won’t always be that way — savings from reduced animal farming are dramatic.

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Tandon’s Newest Upgrade Helps Students Build the Future

Tandon’s Newest Upgrade Helps Students Build the Future

Polina Buchak, Deputy Multimedia Editor
October 4
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

Washington Square News took a look at NYU Tandon's new laboratory known as the MakerSpace.

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LinkNYC Has Explicit Consequences

LinkNYC Has Explicit Consequences

Stephen Malkowicz, Contributing Writer
September 19
Filed under City News, NEWS

LinkNYC offered the promise of free wifi and technological progress, but NYU students living in dorms near these hi-tech stands have witnessed the downside to innovation.

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Coding Proficiency Is the New Literacy

Coding Proficiency Is the New Literacy

Emily Fong, Opinion Editor
September 19
Filed under OPINION

Everyone should take the opportunity to learn how to code if they can.

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For Three Days Only, 29Rooms Dazzles: Here’s What You Missed

For Three Days Only, 29Rooms Dazzles: Here’s What You Missed

Grace Halio, Deputy Managing Editor
September 14
Filed under FEATURES

Couldn't make it to the second annual, highly Instagrammable 29Rooms this year? Here's what you missed.

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Toutiao X All Comes From Nothing S/S 2017

Toutiao X All Comes From Nothing S/S 2017

Sophie Fay Shaw, Violet Vision Editor
September 9
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The Toutiao X All Comes From Nothing Spring/Summer 2017 presentation and runway show titled "Fashion in Bytes" displayed the close relationship between technology and fashion. The audience was first ushered into a theater at the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Sky Museum, where a Toutiao representative gave a presentation about ...

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