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NYU Professors at Horizons Conference Share Psychedelic Research

NYU Professors at Horizons Conference Share Psychedelic Research

By Kristina Hayhurst, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU researchers discuss treating patients with psychedelic drugs at this year's Horizons Conference.

Residential Staff Should Be Trained for Opioid Overdose Prevention

Residential Staff Should Be Trained for Opioid Overdose Prevention

By WSN Editorial Board

April 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Amidst the recent rise in opioid-related deaths, sporadic opioid overdose training is not enough to combat. The university must begin educating its residential life staff on how to deal with opioid overdoses.

Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

By Adryan Barlia, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Almost all NYU students can agree that being on their smartphones is perhaps a more appealing option than sitting on a desk working on assignments for hours on end, which is similar mentality that comes into play with drugs.

Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

By Herman Lee, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

Both student groups and the university aim to educate students minimize drug abuse.