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‘Missed Connections’ Misses the Mark

‘Missed Connections’ Misses the Mark

By Lizzy Essiedu, Contributing Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

In what could have been a fascinatingly humorous concept, "Missed Connections" feels more like a disappointment.

Free, For Sale, For Students

Free, For Sale, For Students

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Staff Writer

March 21, 2016


Filed under Features

NYU students are using a Facebook page to buy and sell weird stuff like turtles and lost computers.

Tandon Investigates Fraudulent Housing Listings on Craigslist

Tandon Investigates Fraudulent Housing Listings on Craigslist

By Momachi Pabrai, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under City News, News, University News

After researching over two million postings, NYU Tandon professors discovered that up to 55% of Craigslist listings are fraudulent.

Using Vices to Make Money: Lexi Goes on Dates

Using Vices to Make Money: Lexi Goes on Dates

By Kavish Harjai, Editor-at-Large

October 26, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Lexi*, a Gallatin senior, became a sugar baby to keep up with the NYU lifestyle.

Researchers link HIV influx to Craigslist

By Zoe Thompson, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2015


Filed under News

Researchers from NYU and the University of Minnesota conducted a study that linked Craigslist personal ads with as many as 6,000 new cases of HIV across the country each year.