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Why Can I Only Express My Sexuality During Halloween?

Why Can I Only Express My Sexuality During Halloween?

By Shraddha Bhavesh Jajal, Contributing Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Why is it okay for women to express their sexuality through their clothing during Halloween, but not during the other 364 days of the year?

How to Thrift Throwback Costumes

How to Thrift Throwback Costumes

By Alice Lammers, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Find fun, vintage inspired Halloween costumes by browsing the racks of your favorite thrift shops.

Your Halloween Costume Is Too Basic

Your Halloween Costume Is Too Basic

By Thomas Price, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Whatever you are planning on being for Halloween, please, for the love of all things scary, do not be predictable.

Halloween Is For Fun, Not Body Shaming

Halloween Is For Fun, Not Body Shaming

By Phoebe Kuo, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Halloween can be celebrated as long as costumes aren't required to be sexy.

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

Halloween Industry Scapegoats Mental Disorders

By WSN Editorial Board

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Halloween entertainment exploits struggles and perpetuates the stigma behind mental illnesses.

Clown Hysteria Has Gone From Funny to Alarming

Clown Hysteria Has Gone From Funny to Alarming

By Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion

There are people with a legitimate fear of clowns, a group only growing in size thanks to the recent craze. But even more worrisome, as recent events have shown, is the real threat to the safety of those in the costumes.

Five food-inspired Halloween outfits

By Diamond Naga Siu, Contributing Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under Dining, Dining, Film, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Uncategorized

There's still time to whip up these food-related Halloween costumes.

Costumes to wear before everyone else

Costumes to wear before everyone else

October 31, 2013


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

For an NYU student, being a cliché is one of the biggest fashion faux pas one can make, even when it comes to Halloween costumes. The best kind of costume is the type no one can identify. Instead of referencing a mainstream pop culture character, recognizable animal or object, dismantle the pat...