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The Spooky Issue

The Spooky Issue

By Andrew Heying, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story

Check out this week's spoooky stories about what haunts the streets and students of NYU.

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.

Americans lose sight of true meaning of Halloween

Americans lose sight of true meaning of Halloween

October 31, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Today, Halloween evokes images of costumes and candy, haunted houses and hayrides, friends and fun. With $2.6 billion expected to be spent on costumes and $2.08 billion on candy for the holiday, it is clear Americans have lost sight of the true meaning of All Hallow’s Eve — worshiping the dead. ...