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On Dating at NYU

On Dating at NYU

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

During my first year, I grappled with the dating culture at NYU.

Unpaid Internships Are Exclusionary

Unpaid Internships Are Exclusionary

By Paola Nagovitch, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

How can students be expected to intern for no compensation while they have to sustain their lives?

It’s OK Not to Go Out Every Weekend

It’s OK Not to Go Out Every Weekend

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

There is no need for students to have to burn themselves out every single time Friday night comes along.

Closing Frats Will Not Truly Dismantle Them

Closing Frats Will Not Truly Dismantle Them

By WSN Editorial Board

November 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

While we agree that Greek life organizations accused of misconduct should be punished and regulated, cutting ties with them completely is the wrong approach.

‘Shemale or Female’ Quiz Unacceptable

‘Shemale or Female’ Quiz Unacceptable

By WSN Editorial Staff

October 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Last week, a professor at State University of New York College at Geneseo gave a quiz in which students were tasked with deciding whether women in photos are “females or shemales.”

NYU Should Stop Neglecting Rights of our Unsung Heroes

NYU Should Stop Neglecting Rights of our Unsung Heroes

By WSN Editorial Board

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Even if disagreements are present, NYU should at least open its doors to conversations and respond in a timely manner, rather than failing to comply with the union’s demands.

Multi-Factor Authentication Will Do More Harm Than Good

Multi-Factor Authentication Will Do More Harm Than Good

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Multi-Factor Authentication is a waste of time that is bound to disrupt class times and study sessions, as well as create a new level of stress on the student body that could easily be avoided.

More Policies Needed To Protect Minority Students

More Policies Needed To Protect Minority Students

By Paola Nagovitch, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

olicies must be implemented by the universities to protect minority students by preventing, and punishing, perpetrators of racist violence and discrimination.

Having Opinions First Step To Change

Having Opinions First Step To Change

By Thomas Price, Opinion Editor

March 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Staying informed and opinionated on the issues that directly affect the university is something worth investing the time into.

Everyone Should Have Manners

Everyone Should Have Manners

By Christopher Collado, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Even though some might say we are living in drastic times, showing some manners can go a long way in brightening someone’s day.