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During Political Turmoil, Quit Social Media

During Political Turmoil, Quit Social Media

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Social media is a valuable tool for staying informed in a changing political climate. Yet, overindulging in it can also be highly detrimental to mental health and activism..

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How Will Betsy DeVos’s Policies Affect NYU Students?

How Will Betsy DeVos’s Policies Affect NYU Students?

Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

NYU professors share how Betsy DeVos would impact NYU students if she were appointed Secretary of Education.

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A Trump Inauguration Guide: Talking with Willie Geist

A Trump Inauguration Guide: Talking with Willie Geist

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

January 20, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

Willie Geist, NBC anchor and news correspondent, spoke with WSN on what to expect from the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States.

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Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

Bobby Wagner, Managing Editor

December 2, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

John Paulson is both an NYU Board of Trustees member and key player on Donald Trump's cabinet, which poses conflicts between university values and the past rhetoric of Trump's campaign.

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Students Torn on Election Recount

Students Torn on Election Recount

Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS

Politically minded NYU weigh on Jill Stein's recount petition for the Presidential election.

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Professor Predicts Impeachment for Donald Trump

Professor Predicts Impeachment for Donald Trump

Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

A history professor at American University has successfully predicted election outcomes for the past 30 years, and now predicts that Donald Trump will be impeached.

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NYU Student Organizes Love Rally in the Park

NYU Student Organizes Love Rally in the Park

Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

November 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS, University News

An NYU sophomore organized a love rally in Washington Square Park to bring people together after Donald Trump's victory.

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NYU Republicans Double Down on Trump

NYU Republicans Double Down on Trump

Herman Lee, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

How Republicans on campus are feeling now that Donald Trump is the president-elect.

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From NYU to Government Offices

From NYU to Government Offices

Miranda Levingston, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS

A listicle of NYU alum who have held government positions.

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Post-Election Care of Students Isn’t Coddling

Post-Election Care of Students Isn’t Coddling

WSN Editorial Board

November 14, 2016


Filed under OPINION

In a situation where a large majority of students are emotionally compromised and unable to perform their work, it is the job of the professor to recognize that and accommodate accordingly.

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MSA Fights Bigotry with #NotOnOurCampus

MSA Fights Bigotry with #NotOnOurCampus

Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

The Muslim Students Association organized a rally at Kimmel in response to the vandalism at Tandon.

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