Washington Square News

What’s Happening at 181 Mercer?

What’s Happening at 181 Mercer?

By Christine Lee, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under News, University News

A major component of the NYU 2031 Expansion plan includes a new building at 181 Mercer Street. Community members have mixed opinions over plans for the building.

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Locals Oppose NYU’s Updated 181 Mercer Plan

Locals Oppose NYU’s Updated 181 Mercer Plan

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Staff Writer

November 1, 2017


Filed under 2031 Expansion, City News, News, University News

One of the central components of NYU's 2031 Plan is the construction of a new facility at 181 Mercer Street. Several Mercer Street residents have expressed concern over the plan.

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Fire Erupts at NYU Langone Medical Center, No Injuries Reported

Fire Erupts at NYU Langone Medical Center, No Injuries Reported

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A fire broke out at a construction site located at NYU Langone Medical Center on Wednesday.

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Coles closing date finally announced

Coles closing date finally announced

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

November 17, 2015


Filed under 2031 Expansion, News, University News

Friday, January 22, has been announced as the final closure date for the Jerome S. Coles Sports Center.

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NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

By Diamond Naga Siu, Staff Writer

November 11, 2015


Filed under City News, News, University News

Members of the NYU community shared their reactions to the bodies that were discovered during construction near Washington Square Park.

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Burial vault unearthed by construction on campus

Burial vault unearthed by construction on campus

By Alex Bazeley, News Editor

November 5, 2015


Filed under City News, News, University News

Construction on a water main near Washington Square Park uncovered skeletal remains from at least a dozen people.

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University hopes campus construction won’t disrupt community

University hopes campus construction won’t disrupt community

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

September 28, 2015


Filed under City News, News, University News

Washington Square Park and the surrounding areas will undergo construction to restore roadways and update water mains.

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From the Emirates: In focus: Saadiyat update

From the Emirates: In focus: Saadiyat update

March 10, 2014


Filed under News

Editor’s note: This article was originally published in Issue 31 of The Gazelle, the student publication at NYU Abu Dhabi. It has been reprinted with permission as a part of an ongoing collaboration between The Gazelle and WSN to connect our two campuses. More details about the move to Saad...

Skyscrapers come at expense of historic landmark

Skyscrapers come at expense of historic landmark

November 27, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Live Blog The beloved downtown landmark of Chelsea Market will soon become the lobby for another skyscraper project against the city’s backdrop. A new deal between the New York City Council and Jamestown Properties has been approved with a final vocheap generic levitra onlinete of 41-1. The plan includes adding an eigh...

Herald Square Macy’s makeover still underway

Herald Square Macy’s makeover still underway

October 3, 2012


Filed under News

The internationally renowned Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square debuted part of its newly renovated space: a reconstructed shoe floor with accompanying cafe. The store is currently undergoing a four-year, $400 million makeover, to be completed in 2015. Since opening in 1902, this is the first...