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Finishing The Semester Stress-Free Is Possible

Finishing The Semester Stress-Free Is Possible

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

As finals creep up on us, try not to fall into old habits that continue the cycle of stress.

A Place for Pups and Coffee: Boris and Horton

A Place for Pups and Coffee: Boris and Horton

By Faith Marnecheck, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Features

Miss your dog? Check out Boris and Horton, NYC's only dog cafe, for some puppy love.

An All-Nighter Experiment

An All-Nighter Experiment

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As dreads and finals are approaching, many of us catch ourselves considering the idea of ditching sleep in order to get on top of our work. But, is pulling an all-nighter worth it?

Legislative Day Is Another Stress We Don’t Need

Legislative Day Is Another Stress We Don’t Need

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU’s annual Legislative Day, however, has placed an abrupt and unexpected change to those schedules, and is ultimately more of an inconvenience rather than the blessing that NYU attempts to pass it off as.

Late Exam Schedules Mean High Travel Costs

Late Exam Schedules Mean High Travel Costs

By Emma Rudd, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

NYU must consider the effects of scheduling on student expenses before they implement an exam session so near the holidays.

Read It and Weep: We Need Actual Reading Days

By Paris Martineau, Deputy Opinion Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Reading Days are time set aside by the university for students to attempt to piece their lives together in the wake of yet another stressful semester. However, this year, NYU’s official Reading Days fall on the weekend which essentially gives Bobcats zero additional days to study for finals.

The Mental Health Issue

The Mental Health Issue

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

It's no secret that college students face stress on a near-daily basis. The pressures to succeed can sometime be too much of a weight to bear, pushing some students to a breaking point. Other students, meanwhile, come into NYU already grappling with issues of mental health and figuring out how to cope...

Top Spots to Pull Your All-Nighter

Top Spots to Pull Your All-Nighter

By Ankita Bhanot, Deputy Features Editor

October 21, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

All-nighters — they happen to the best of us. Here are some coffee shops around campus that are open late and provide a comfortable work environment.

Healthy study snacks for finals week

By Eva Luong, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

Get tips of the best foods to fuel your late night study sessions.

Faculty advice on finals

Faculty advice on finals

By Eva Luong, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU professors share tips on the best ways to prepare for finals.

Athletics for the hell of it

Athletics for the hell of it

By Bobby Wagner, Sports Editor

November 30, 2015


Filed under Sports

With finals around the corner, students at NYU look to sports and recreation to manage their stress.

5 ways to beat stress this semester

5 ways to beat stress this semester

By Abigail Weinberg, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Features

Here are some free and easy ways to relieve stress on campus and around the city.

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