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First-Years: Internships Don’t Matter

First-Years: Internships Don’t Matter

By Victor Porcelli, Deputy Opinions Editor

April 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Many first year students believe they should get an internship as soon as possible, but in reality it's better to wait.

Right to Disconnect Bill Needs Reworking

Right to Disconnect Bill Needs Reworking

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under City, Opinion, Politics, Technology

I would love to see a separation between work and home life; however Councilman Rafael L. Espinal Jr.'s bill, if passed, has potential to be ineffective due to its ambiguity.

NYU Shanghai’s First Graduating Class Excels After College

NYU Shanghai’s First Graduating Class Excels After College

By Alesha Bradford, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under News

NYU Shanghai's class of 2017 has seen glowing successful upon graduation. 97% of the school's first graduating class are currently employed.

How to Land Your Dream Summer Internship

How to Land Your Dream Summer Internship

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

College is hard, and trying to find an internship doesn't make it easier. Hear from experienced NYU students on how to land the best summer internships.

What Nannies Are Saying About the Upcoming Generation

What Nannies Are Saying About the Upcoming Generation

By Ankita Bhanot, Dining Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Nannies are firsthand witnesses to the growth of the next generation. Our dining editor talks to NYU students who work as nannies about how this new generation of city kids is being brought up.

Student Summers: Relax, Intern or Both?

Student Summers: Relax, Intern or Both?

By Medardo Perez, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under Features

Read about some NYU students who are choosing not to fill their summer with traditional jobs or internships.

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

By WSN Editorial Board

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Tinder's newly released update challenges the bold promise of carefree dating in favor of the traditional.

On the Job: Johanna Rachel Mullen

On the Job: Johanna Rachel Mullen

By Yeho Hwang, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015


Filed under Features

Every week, WSN profiles a student who balances school and work.

What you need to know about work study

What you need to know about work study

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Features

A deeper look into federal work study program options at NYU and how to get involved.

NYU: 94.7% of grads employed or in school

NYU: 94.7% of grads employed or in school

By Alanna Bayarin, News Editor

February 2, 2015


Filed under News

A study by the Wasserman Center show that 94.7% of alums were either employed or furthering their studies.

Wasserman Center revamps internship opportunities

Wasserman Center revamps internship opportunities

February 13, 2014


Filed under News

File photo by William Martin/WSNThe Wasserman Center for Career Development has implemented several changes since August 2013 as a result of the petition Tisch junior Christina Isnardi created last spring that brought attention to the unpaid internships on NYU’s job posting site, career net. NYU i...

Scientists to suffer from psychological trauma

Scientists to suffer from psychological trauma

November 19, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In 1897, Spanish scientist Santiago Ramón y Cajal published an essay titled “Diseases of the Will,” in which he described a set of virtual illnesses that hit 19th century scientists, turning them into contemplators, bibliophiles, theorists and other caricatures. A little over a decade into the...