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No Plans On Halloweekend? Try These Haunted Houses

No Plans On Halloweekend? Try These Haunted Houses

By Faith Gates, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Features

Ready to get spooked this Halloween? Check out these five haunted houses to scare your socks off.

Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

By Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

In his powerful new short film "Dastaar," NYU alumni Javian Ashton Le examines the pervasive bias towards Muslims and practitioners of Islam in today's heated political climate.

WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

WEA System Highlights Underlying Racist Attitudes

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The limited technical capabilities of the WEA system make using it in manhunt like this one incredibly risky.

Professor awarded for fear research

Professor awarded for fear research

April 28, 2014


Filed under Features

Joseph LeDoux, professor of neuroscience and psychology, received the William James Fellow Award from the Association for Psychological Science in recognition of his research of memory and emotion in early April. LeDoux said he was humbled to have been given the William James Fellow Award. “I...