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Student Group Prevents Opiate Overdose Deaths With Free Trainings

Student Group Prevents Opiate Overdose Deaths With Free Trainings

Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

The NYU Students for Sensible Drug Policy Organization has recently worked to combat the recent increase in opiate overdose-related deaths and raise awareness for drug safety by organizing training sessions on campus to teach students how to effectively use Naloxone, an antidote to opioid overdoses.

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Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

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.

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Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

Herman Lee, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU

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

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Good Samaritan Policy Isn’t Very Good

Good Samaritan Policy Isn’t Very Good

WSN Editorial Board

January 30, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

A more explicit approach, like the policies put out by Columbia and Cornell University, would create an environment that both protects the wellbeing of students and clearly defines the authority of university staff.

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Will Chocolate Be the New Nose Candy?

Will Chocolate Be the New Nose Candy?

Shirley Cahyadi, Contributing Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Dining, FEATURES

In Europe, there are reports of ground cacao being used as the newest party drug — instead of snorting cocaine, there are people who are turning to the superfood for their high.

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A Brief Guide to the Most Prevalent Campus Drugs

A Brief Guide to the Most Prevalent Campus Drugs

Ankita Bhanot, Deputy Features Editor

October 28, 2016


Filed under FEATURES

WSN does not support the use of illegal drugs. However, should you choose to use them (or not), read on to find out about their short- and long-term effects.

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Crime Log: Feb. 26 to March 4

News Team, Deputy News Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, NEWS

A weekly round-up of campus crime between Mar. 1 and Mar. 4.

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A Surprising Amount of Molly Contains Bath Salts, NYU Researchers Find

A Surprising Amount of Molly Contains Bath Salts, NYU Researchers Find

Kyle Sturmann, Contributing Writer

February 24, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

By analyzing molly users' hair samples, NYU researchers found that most molly also contains bath salts.

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Crime Log: Feb. 13-21

Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

February 22, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, NEWS, University News

These are the crime incidents reported for the week of Feb. 13.

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Crime Log: Feb. 6 to Feb. 12

Greta Chevance and Christine Wang

February 16, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, NEWS

A weekly round-up of campus crime between Feb. 6 and Feb. 12.

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Using Vices to Make Money: Taylor Deals Drugs from her Dorm Room

Using Vices to Make Money: Taylor Deals Drugs from her Dorm Room

Alex Bazeley, News Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Taylor started dealing drugs out of her dorm room to pay for housing.

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