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Katy Kissed a Boy, He Didn’t Like It

Katy Kissed a Boy, He Didn’t Like It

By Bethany Sattur, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion

Katy Perry's nonconsensual kiss with 19-year-old Benjamin glaze shows that male victims of sexual harassment are too often dismissed.

We Need to Reconsider the Way We Talk About Sexual Assault

We Need to Reconsider the Way We Talk About Sexual Assault

By Sarah Lifson, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

All students at NYU must come together to start a positive dialogue on consent and sexual assault.

Ansari Heard ‘Yes’ When She Didn’t Say ‘No’

Ansari Heard ‘Yes’ When She Didn’t Say ‘No’

By Victor Porcelli, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The situation surrounding Aziz Ansari provides the perfect opportunity for us to clearly define sexual assault and consent. When someone does not say no, it doesn't mean yes.

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Studying abroad in Florence next semester? Here are four things you should know before you go.

[VIDEO] Consent law wording confuses

[VIDEO] Consent law wording confuses

By Diamond Naga Siu, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under City News, News, University News

NYC has a new confirmative assent law, but do NYU students know what that means?