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School Superlatives 2018

School Superlatives 2018

Pamela Jew, Deputy Managing Editor

January 22, 2018


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY, Uncategorized

Ah, the superlatives section of the yearbook brings back the greatest memories of high school heirarchy. The final days of senior year I flipped through the massive brick that was my yearbook, looking back on the past school year. But before I can see my caught-off-guard yearbook photo, I have to skim ...

Muslim Students and Allies Rally After Trump Travel Ban Upheld

Muslim Students and Allies Rally After Trump Travel Ban Upheld

Sakshi Venkatraman, Deputy News Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

Sixteen NYU groups jointly held an emergency rally against the Supreme Court's upholding of Donald Trump's "Muslim Ban."

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The Pets Issue

The Pets Issue

Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY

Many college students feel petsick when they leave home. This issue is an ode to all the animal pals we leave behind to go to school in this city — and the ones we bring into our lives when we get here.

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Department of Health Finds Rat Droppings in Lipton Dining Hall

Department of Health Finds Rat Droppings in Lipton Dining Hall

Miranda Levingston, News Editor

December 1, 2017


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The New York City Department of Health found rats in Lipton Dining Hall, among other health violations.

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The Professors Issue

The Professors Issue

Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY

NYU is well-known for it's wide range of talented professors. In the Professor Issue, WSN interviewed some of these individuals with the intent of learning how and why they do what they do.

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The Coffee Issue

The Coffee Issue

Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY

Grab a hot cup of coffee, let the familiar smell that carries centuries of history surround you and slowly sip away while you enjoy the Coffee Issue.

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Not Your Average Bake Sale: NYU Frat Hosts Bone Marrow Drive

Not Your Average Bake Sale: NYU Frat Hosts Bone Marrow Drive

Alesha Bradford, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

NYU fraternity Lambda Phi Epsilon hosted a registration event on Thursday at which students could sign up to become bone marrow donors.

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Free Menstrual Product Initiative Puts the Uterus in NYU

Free Menstrual Product Initiative Puts the Uterus in NYU

Miranda Levingston, News Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

New York University is one of several universities now offering free tampons at no cost to students. The development comes after a 2016 bill signed by Mayor Bill De Blasio requiring free menstrual hygiene products in public schools and efforts by student activists.

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Administrative Union Holds Another Rally Amid Negotiations

Administrative Union Holds Another Rally Amid Negotiations

Lorenzo Gazzola, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, TOP STORY, University News

NYU workers, represented by the Union of Clerical, Administrative, and Technical Staff (UCATS), are in the midst of bargaining with NYU for a new contract.

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NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

Sayer Devlin, News Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

NYU to launch climate survey to evaluate attitudes, behaviors and standards of NYU professors, students and employees.

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The Social Media Issue

The Social Media Issue

Ryan Mikel and Molly Dolan

November 13, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY

There is no denying social media has transcended the intentions of its forefathers and impacted past, present and future generations alike in unprecedented ways.

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