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In the Archives: NYU During 9/11

In the Archives: NYU During 9/11

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2018


Filed under City News, News, Top Story, Uncategorized, University News

A look into the newspaper's archives from the days following the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

9/11 First-Responders Contribute to NYU Lung Disease Research

9/11 First-Responders Contribute to NYU Lung Disease Research

By Sarah Jackson, News Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under News, NYU, Top Stories

An NYU study found a connection between abnormal levels of certain metabolites and the development of obstructive airway disease.

17 Years After 9/11, Cortlandt St. Station Reopens

17 Years After 9/11, Cortlandt St. Station Reopens

By Victor Porcelli, Deputy News Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under City News, News

Cortlandt Street Station โ€” destroyed in the 9/11 attacks โ€” recently reopened.

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

By Noah Mutterperl, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under City News, News

A memorial service was held Thursday in Washington Square Park for firefighter and NYU alum Tripp Zanetis (CAS '03), who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq earlier this month.

AIDS Crisis Should Be More Culturally Emphasized

AIDS Crisis Should Be More Culturally Emphasized

By Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

September 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

On 9/11, 2,606 people died in New York City. To date, more than 100,000 New Yorkers have died of AIDS. The New York City AIDS Memorial holds no names, because their tragedies were hidden as cultural blasphemy.

A Musical, Canadian Perspective on 9/11

A Musical, Canadian Perspective on 9/11

By Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater

"Come From Away" isn't just the touching true tale of a Canadian town that housed re-routed flights during the aftermath of 9/11 โ€” it's an eerie reminder of the sort of social issues facing us today.

Hypocrisy in Congress Reaches New High

Hypocrisy in Congress Reaches New High

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While no politicians want to appear as if they are against 9/11 victims in an election year, the JASTA is not in the best interests of the country and passing it is a betrayal of their constituencies.

9/11 Requires More Nuanced Remembrance

9/11 Requires More  Nuanced Remembrance

By WSN Editorial Board

September 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion

NYU would do well to provide some way of introducing students to serious discussion of the complicated aftermath of 9/11.

NYU Steps Up

By WSN Staff

September 12, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

From the Sept. 12, 2001 print edition.

How NYU Remembers 9/11

How NYU Remembers 9/11

By Diamond Naga Siu, Lexi Faunce, and Abraham Gross

September 12, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories

NYU students discuss how they commemorate Sept. 11 fifteen years after the tragedy.

Tisch Alum Tackles 9/11 in Comedy

Tisch Alum Tackles 9/11 in Comedy

By Jordan Reynolds, Entertainment Editor

September 6, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

Tisch alumnus Billy Domineau speaks about his spec-script that imagines what "Seinfeld" would have done if it covered 9/11.

14 years on, U.S. must revise foreign policy in Middle East

14 years on, U.S. must revise foreign policy in Middle East

By Patrick Seaman, Contributing writer

September 11, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The US must revisit its foreign policy as it arms "moderate" Syrian rebels.

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