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All-Female Cast Breathes Relevancy Into ‘Richard III’

All-Female Cast Breathes Relevancy Into ‘Richard III’

By Emma Hernando, Staff Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Theater

Columbia University reimagines William Shakespeare's "Richard III" with all-female cast.

NYU Sued Over Retirement Plans, Trial Set for April

NYU Sued Over Retirement Plans, Trial Set for April

By Alex Domb and Kristina Hayhurst

March 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU is being sued for allegedly mishandling faculty members' 403(b) retirement plans. A trial date is set for April 2018.

‘Broken April’: From Page to Stage

‘Broken April’:  From Page to Stage

By Marisa Lopez, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts, Books, Theater

Columbia University recently adapted Ismail Kadare's "Broken April" for the stage in a minimalist, but powerful production.

NYU Dominican Club Hosts Gentrification Panel

NYU Dominican Club Hosts Gentrification Panel

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under News, University News

The Kimmel Center hosted a panel on gentrification and what students can do to stop it.

Rivalries Run Deep for NYU Athletics

Rivalries Run Deep for NYU Athletics

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NYU varsity teams, while similar teams, claim different rivals.

Despite Grievances, NYU Incomparable

Despite Grievances, NYU Incomparable

By WSN Editorial Board

February 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Although NYU offers its students an abundance of opportunities and resources, the university still has a lot of progress to make before it can reflect the values held by its student body and faculty.

Wrestling 2-0 in Grapple at the Garden

Wrestling 2-0 in Grapple at the Garden

By Rachel Ruecker, Sports Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

The NYU Grapplers headed to the exciting Grapple at the Garden this weekend where they came out on top — literally, while the fencing team struggled, with both the men's and women's teams losing.

Removing Financial Menace from Menstruation

Removing Financial Menace from Menstruation

By Téa Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU students have created a petition that urges the university to provide free menstrual hygiene products in all restrooms on campus.

NYU vs. Columbia Is the Most Lukewarm Rivalry You Could Imagine

NYU vs. Columbia Is the Most Lukewarm Rivalry You Could Imagine

By Shreya Biswal, Contributing Writer

September 20, 2016


Filed under Featured Video, Features, Multimedia, Top Stories

Columbia is NYU's biggest rival, but how did this rivalry begin, and how pervasive is its presence in the two campuses?

Insects Could Be Your Next Diet Staple

Insects Could Be Your Next Diet Staple

By Diya Jiang, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Entomophagy, also known as bug-eating has in fact become very popular in New York City.

Columbia Ruling Wins Union Rights for Grads

Columbia Ruling Wins Union Rights for Grads

By Sayer Devlin, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's graduate student workers were officially recognized as employees of the university after a recent decision by the National Labor Relations Board.

Divestment is Part of Larger NYU Battle

Divestment is Part of Larger NYU Battle

By WSN Editorial Board

April 20, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

In the struggle for a more responsible administration, divestment activists and the rest of the NYU community are united.

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