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First-Year Fears

First-Year Fears

Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Upon receiving their acceptance letters, NYU's incoming students have preconceived ideas and concerns about what their college life will be like.

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Memes for Millennials: Now on Sale!

Memes for Millennials: Now on Sale!

Thomas Chou, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Gucci's recent ad campaign for men's watches used an unorthodox approach by turning ads into memes, so we tried it out, too.

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Alternative Breaks Encourage Valuable Service and Growth

Alternative Breaks Encourage Valuable Service and Growth

Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

March 20, 2017


Filed under OPINION

The NYU Alternative Breaks program, provides countless benefits to both participants and the communities that student-volunteers serve.

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How Your Parents Transformed Into Your Friends

How Your Parents Transformed Into Your Friends

Kate Holland, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Leaving home for college can feel like you're breaking up with your parents. Surprisingly, you might find that you love and appreciate them even more once you're on your own.

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Spring Welcome Week Falls Short of Fall’s

Spring Welcome Week Falls Short of Fall’s

Emma Rudd, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

The purpose of the lengthy welcome week is to “kick start the new semester,” but do students need over 200 events, spanning across four weeks, to do so?

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Dropping Out Isn’t Cool

Dropping Out Isn’t Cool

Hao Ly, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under OPINION

While there are certainly students who have dropped out and became very successful, these cases are few and far between and should not be considered likely.

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Harassment must not lead to censorship

Harassment must not lead to censorship

WSN Editorial Board

March 9, 2015


Filed under OPINION

Yik Yak is only representative of a larger trend in cyberbullying — not responsible for it.

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[VIDEO] Op-Ed Live: Fraternity Culture

[VIDEO] Op-Ed Live: Fraternity Culture

Sam Bearzi and Daniel Cole

December 5, 2014


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, OPINION

UPDATE Dec. 12 Editor's Note: This discussion occurred before there were any revelations of mistakes in the Rolling Stone article "A Rape on Campus." Opinion Editor Christina Coleburn and Deputy Sports Editor Tony Chau discuss fraternity culture and its correlation to sexual assault. The video is...

Zero tolerance: NYU’s shameful rape policy fails survivors

Zero tolerance: NYU’s shameful rape policy fails survivors

WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

December 4, 2014


Filed under OPINION

[Trigger Warning] NYU needs a zero-tolerance policy towards rapists — they should be expelled.

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Fraternity culture must improve

Fraternity culture must improve

Annie Cohen, Staff Columnist

December 4, 2014


Filed under OPINION

Fraternities need to change their culture, or should be banned.

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Balanced sleeping schedule critical for students

Balanced sleeping schedule critical for students

Matthew Tessler, Staff Columnist

November 17, 2014


Filed under OPINION

Suspend late-night study sessions, close Netflix and go to sleep — your mind and body will be grateful.

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Exam stress relief falls on both students, university

Exam stress relief falls on both students, university

WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

October 7, 2014


Filed under OPINION

Strategies for anxiety-management are life skills that need to be drawn upon, now during midterms, again during final exams and in future stressful situations.

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