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Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

By Faith Choi, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

  The audience sits with phones up and ready for the music to play, and the models to come strutting down. But instead a video is projected at the front of the runway, showing the ideal state of Puerto Rico after recent events: a restored island, claiming to welcome her tourists once more....

NYU Students Reflect on the Women’s March

NYU Students Reflect on the Women’s March

By Caroline Weinstein, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Features

Among the thousands who marched in the Women's March were NYU students screaming slogans of empowerment and hope.

Angela Merkel, You Are a Feminist

Angela Merkel, You Are a Feminist

By J. Metje, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Reader, you must be a feminist. Only with the voices of enough people that refuse to be silenced can we achieve the goals we are working towards. Stand up and say, “I am a feminist.”

In Support of Michelle Jones

In Support of Michelle Jones

By WSN Editorial Board

September 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

While the presence of someone who was convicted of such a gruesome crime may make some students feel uneasy, Jones served her time and undoubtedly deserves to be at NYU.

Affirmative Action Should Focus on Economic Diversity

Affirmative Action Should Focus on Economic Diversity

By Andrew Heying, Opinion Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Affirmative Action should continue to exist, but it needs some changes.

Stop Teaching Girls They Are Intellectually Inferior

Stop Teaching Girls They Are Intellectually Inferior

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

This wrong perception is accentuated by the double standard of society and improper representation of both genders in the media.

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

By Diamond Naga, News Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

A break down of NYU's new official diversity statement.

Blake Hyland S/S 2017

By Tatiana Perez, Video Editor

September 11, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Blake Hyland, an Australian born, Vancouver-based designer, decided to take a risk for his NYFW debut. The designer, who had previously described his design style as conceptual and deconstructive, decided to tone down his notably outlandish recycled designs to create a more practical collection, which...

Looking Ahead: Ally Week

Looking Ahead: Ally Week

By The News Team, News Editor

April 11, 2016


Filed under News, University News

A preview of NYU Ally Week 2016, which will take place between April 11 and April 15th.

HeForShe Student Film Encourages Discussion Around Gender Equality Movement

HeForShe Student Film Encourages Discussion Around Gender Equality Movement

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

April 8, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU filmmakers highlights NYU's involvement in gender equality movements in the HeForShe film.

Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

By Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

WSN examines the female leadership at NYU and breaks down the race within the women who have held these position.

Students Remain Wary as University Announces Affordability Plans

Students Remain Wary as University Announces Affordability Plans

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

February 22, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Andrew Hamilton and Gabrielle Starr update the NYU community regarding new affordability initiatives.

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