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Libros Entre Libros: A Look Into Argentina’s International Book Fair

Libros Entre Libros: A Look Into Argentina’s International Book Fair

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

Check out the background of Argentina's long-lasting love for literature amidst the 44th annual International Book Fair in Buenos Aires.

Day in the Life: Buenos Aires

Day in the Life: Buenos Aires

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

Did you ever wonder what is it like spending a semester at NYU Buenos Aires? Find out about a typical day at the abroad site.

Exposure | Buenos Aires

Exposure | Buenos Aires

By Laura Shkouratoff, Abroad Creative Director

February 26, 2018


Filed under Multimedia

As a result of colonialism, South America is a continent dotted with European architecture and influence, and Buenos Aires holds itself at the heart of this structural theme. The city is a wondrous fusion of European-style buildings – heavily Spanish, Italian, and French– with a life of its ow...

Mental Health: What Buenos Aires Has That New York Needs

Mental Health: What Buenos Aires Has That New York Needs

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

February 25, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

What can the United States and NYU learn from Argentina’s positive attitude towards a healthy mental wellbeing?

Carlos Campos F/W 2017

Carlos Campos F/W 2017

By Kaitlyn Wang, Co-Managing Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

From walking to New York City from his homeland of Honduras at the age of 13 to his collections walking the runway at NYFW, Latino designer Carlos Campos has come a long way. In his Fall/Winter 2017 collection, Campos sent simple, layered looks down the runway, with pops of softer colors like...

Buenos Aires: The Edge of the World

Buenos Aires: The Edge of the World

November 11, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

In Patagonia, time slows down and nature thrives.

Rascasuelos Take Tradition to a New Level

Rascasuelos Take Tradition to a New Level

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

November 2, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Argentinian tango greats Rascasuelos toe the line between tradition and reinvention with their vivacious performance. In their interview with WSN, members go in-depth about what it means to be heralded as both the new faces of tango and the new Argentinians performing at Carnegie Hall.

Argentinian Femicides Hit Close to Home

Argentinian Femicides Hit Close to Home

By Kaitlyn Wang, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Features

Protests against femicides across Latin America have spread to Washington Square Park, and NYU students are getting involved.

Buenos Aires: Coming Out of a Dream

Buenos Aires: Coming Out of a Dream

By Ellen Cooper, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Ellen Cooper grapples with the ordinariness of her sightseeing experiences in Latin America.

Vittorio’s Razor: Comprehensive reform necessary for Venezuelan recovery

Vittorio’s Razor: Comprehensive reform necessary for Venezuelan recovery

March 13, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Violent protests have erupted in the western Venezuelan states of Tachira and Merida in the past month in response to an attempted student rape. In the weeks since, the demonstrations have spread throughout the entire country. These protests are the country’s largest in over a decade, having alrea...

Nationality should not define who we are

February 22, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Every student abroad has to continuously answer the question: Where are you from? Here in Spain, the question is, “¿De dónde eres?” There is not one simple answer to that question. Instead, the question should be, “De dónde te sientes?” which means, “From where do you have a sense of belonging?”...

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