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Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

Pepsi Ad Leaves a Bad Taste

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

On April 4, Pepsi released a new ad featuring Kendall Jenner “joining the conversation” alongside fellow protesters and easing tensions with riot police by handing one of the officers a Pepsi. Talk about missing the mark.

Hang in There: It’s Only a Hangover

Hang in There: It’s Only a Hangover

By Alice Li, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under Features

Suffering from a hangover? Some experienced NYU students chimed in with their advice.

Residence Hall Fire Drills Have Wrong Priorities

Residence Hall Fire Drills Have Wrong Priorities

By Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Opinion

It is ridiculous that the university creates an environment where students, who may or may not have alcohol in their room, fear getting written up in the midst of evacuating in an actual emergency.

NYU’s Alcohol Policy Needs a Change

NYU’s Alcohol Policy Needs a Change

By Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Even though NYU wants dorms to be alcohol-free, students should not be made to feel like the only place they can drink without getting into some form of unknown administrative trouble is in a shady nightclub.

Get yo’ holiday drank on

By Kendall Levison, Dining Editor

November 30, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

Learn how to mix drinks right in your dorm this holiday season.

‘Eight Glass of Water’ rule is challenged

‘Eight Glass of Water’ rule is challenged

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

November 23, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

NYU students and staff sound off on how much water is too much, too little or just right.

Students get spooky, boozy on Halloween

Students get spooky, boozy on Halloween

By Christine Wang, Deputy News Editor

November 2, 2015


Filed under News, University News

An exploration of the good and bad side of NYU Students' Halloween festivities.

Midtown precinct puts SantaCon on naughty list

Midtown precinct puts SantaCon on naughty list

December 2, 2013


Filed under News

When city residents dress up as Santa Claus on Dec. 14 for the annual SantaCon, some bars may be closing their doors. After numerous complaints about SantaCon in Midtown and Hell’s Kitchen, the New York Police Department’s Midtown North Police Precinct has handed out letters to approximately 3...

#NYUthemoreyouknow aims to educate students on safe drinking

#NYUthemoreyouknow aims to educate students on safe drinking

By Kavish Harjai, Staff Writer

October 3, 2013


Filed under News

Twitter fanatics may have spotted a trend in the NYU community. Residence hall Twitter accounts launched an initiative in September to tweet alcohol-related facts with the hashtag #NYUTHEMOREYOUKNOW. These facts are part of the Residential Life and Student Affairs’ initiative AlcoholFYI, wh...