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Late Exam Schedules Mean High Travel Costs

Late Exam Schedules Mean High Travel Costs

By Emma Rudd, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

NYU must consider the effects of scheduling on student expenses before they implement an exam session so near the holidays.

At Prescott University, Students Fund Undocumented Peers

At Prescott University, Students Fund Undocumented Peers

By Aparna Alankar, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Prescott College is a pioneer in the path towards higher education for undocumented students.

Committee Offers Progress, Scapegoat

Committee Offers Progress, Scapegoat

By WSN Editorial Board

March 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Without clear accountability or parameters, the committee is at risk of being used as a scapegoat, to offer the administration plausible deniability.

Student Debt Strangles Alumni and Economy

Student Debt Strangles Alumni and Economy

By Phoebe, Kuo

February 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The United States has too long contented itself with the power of the invisible hand. But when it comes to higher education, it’s an equality problem.

Hamilton Needs a Long-Term Affordability Plan

Hamilton Needs a Long-Term Affordability Plan

By WSN Editorial Board

February 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Hamilton’s proposals set a good short-term precedent for his administration, but in light of Sexton’s leftover projects, the direction that Hamilton will eventually take the university is still unclear.

Problem of rising tuition hardly unique

Problem of rising tuition hardly unique

By Richard Shu, Deputy Copy Chief

April 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The stratospheric rise in tuition costs have benefitted university administrations rather than improve the education experience for students.

Prospective students should think twice

Prospective students should think twice

By Matthew Tessler, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 31, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Tuition hikes once again bring attention the sky-high costs of NYU tuition. Prospective students must take note.