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The Obsoleteness of Textbooks

The Obsoleteness of Textbooks

Adryan Barlia, Staff Writer
May 1, 2017
Filed under OPINION

With the advent of technology and accessibility of information, it's time to stop paying for overpriced, weighty piles of paper and opt for ebooks instead.

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Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Adryan Barlia, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under OPINION

Facebook's and Instagram's mimicking of Snapchat's features prove that Snapchat is leading the evolution of social media.

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NYU Developing New Wireless Technology

NYU Developing New Wireless Technology

Sanjukta Phadke, Contributing Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under NEWS

NYU Wireless received a donation from a corporation to aid the development of a 5G network.

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The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under OPINION

The physical symptoms of not having your phone within reach — higher blood pressure, increased heart rate, worsened anxiety and poor cognitive performance, — suggest that the smartphone has become a part of human anatomy.

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Investment in STEM Invites Growth

Investment in STEM Invites Growth

WSN Editorial Board
March 27, 2017
Filed under OPINION

NYU's investment in expanding STEM resources at Tandon will improve the university as a whole.

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Othmer Hall

Othmer Hall

Bourree Huang, Under the Arch Editor
February 23, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2016
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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