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Find a Park to Celebrate Earth Day

Find a Park to Celebrate Earth Day

By Sherry Yan, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Features

Save the trees. Save the bees. Here's what you could be doing this Earth Day.

Let the Good Times Roll with Mardi Gras

Let the Good Times Roll with Mardi Gras

By Tianne Johnson, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features

Mardi Gras is coming up on February 13.

The Runway at Saks 5th Avenue

The Runway at Saks 5th Avenue

By Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features, Uncategorized

Bright. Flashing. Glamorous. Saks 5th Avenue was throned with flashing lights and dazzling clothing. Sparkling dresses paired with knee high boots, dresses with abdominal cuts, intricate embroidery and elegant shirt dresses made up the Saks 5th Avenue collection. It was exactly what one would expect fr...

TEDxNYU Simulates Inequality at Hunger Banquet

TEDxNYU Simulates Inequality at Hunger Banquet

By Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

TEDxNYU is partnering with Oxfam, Amnesty International, Share Meals and Habitat for Humanity on Monday to host and allow NYU students to participate in the Oxfam America Hunger Banquet. This will not be the typical student organization banquet where students will enjoy a hearty meal together; instead, students will experience the meal as members of different social classes.

GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

By Nina Huang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under City News, News, University News

NYU clubs can now partner with GroupRaise, an organization that matches nonprofits to nearby restaurants to host events.

Tackling the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Tackling the Syrian Refugee Crisis

By Olivia Roos, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Continuing NYU's initiatives from last semester, Syrian Refugee Awareness Week is April 11 - 15.

Startup Week to Pair Students With Tech Entrepreneurs

Startup Week to Pair Students With Tech Entrepreneurs

By Rebecca Oh, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under News, University News

[email protected] is hosting Startup Week from April 4 through April 9.

Meditation, Ballet and Theater at MLK Week

Meditation, Ballet and Theater at MLK Week

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Overview of upcoming events on campus in honor of Martin Luther King week.

Top 5 Events to Keep on Your Radar This Spring

By Kendall Levison, Features Editor

January 25, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Sure, the beginning of a new semester means new classes, but it also means a whole semester’s worth of new NYU events. Since no one wants to actually scan through every page of the NYU calendar, your WSN Features team has put together a do-list of the five best NYU events coming up this spring. So Yo...

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.

Coffee break with SPS junior Arnold Byun

Coffee break with SPS junior Arnold Byun

By Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under Features

Founder and president of Coffee Club at NYU, Arnold Byun shares the story behind the club.

Debate club discusses issues of immigration

Debate club discusses issues of immigration

By Alice Zhang, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Professor Lawrence Mead hosted a debate on the topic "Does Immigration Weaken American Individualism?"

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