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Tisch Freshman Leads ‘Pronouns’

Tisch Freshman Leads ‘Pronouns’

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

NYU Tisch freshman Sol Patches took the time to speak with WSN about his role in the new short film "Pronouns," which follows the life of a black transgender person and gives a dynamic portrait of the trans experience.

Don’t Go Broke Just to Get Your Hair Cut

Don’t Go Broke Just to Get Your Hair Cut

By Atea Stefani, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

A chic and affordable haircut does not have to break the bank. Check out these local salons perfect for NYU students.

TEDxNYU Gets Legit About Coloring

TEDxNYU Gets Legit About Coloring

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

April 18, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

TEDxNYU hosted "Color Party" last week, to tout the stress relief benefits of coloring books for all ages.

Student Roundtable for Liang Convention

Student Roundtable for Liang Convention

By Rebecca Oh, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under News, University News

On Friday, NYU Law held a roundtable discussion regarding the implications of Peter Liang's case for communities of color, police accountability, and NYPD reform.

Model brings natural hair to Victoria Secret runway

Model brings natural hair to Victoria Secret runway

By Lauren Craddock, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Model of color Maria Borges wears her hair natural and curly this season, taking a step in the right direction for the fashion industry.

Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2015

Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2015

By Gianna Collier-Pitts, Violet Vision editor

September 6, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

Accompanied by drum beats and hypnotic melodies, Mara Hoffman calmed and intrigued spectators at Lincoln Center with a lighter color palette and softer silhouettes in her Spring/Summer 2015 collection. Called “The Sunrisers,” the collection drew influence from the West Coast with cotton shift maxi dress...

Vibrant hair dyes can create sophisticated, chic styles

Vibrant hair dyes can create sophisticated, chic styles

September 18, 2013


Filed under Features

  The term “mallrat” can be defined as an adolescent with nothing better to do on a Friday night than loiter outside the local Hot Topic. Said individual claims to have a uniquely original style, despite looking nearly identical to his or her rebellious friends. More than one of us spent a...