Washington Square News

The Firsts Issue

The Firsts Issue

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

September 5, 2017


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NYU’s new freshman class descended upon the city this last week, and though they hail from all corners of the globe, they share the whirlwind that is their first week of college. I tend to think of my life in terms of firsts — my first teddy bear, my first time at sleepaway camp, my first school...

NYU Seniors Reflect on Their First Time Away From Home

By Mack Degeurin, Deputy News Editor

September 5, 2017


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Students who have never left their hometowns until going to college face a unique set of challenges upon arriving at their university.

First Impressions

By Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

September 5, 2017


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Freshmen reflect on their first impressions of NYU and how they've changed.

First Generation Americans’ Double Lives

By Sierra Jackson, News Editor

September 5, 2017


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First generation American students face different challenges than their fellow students.

First-Generation Student to Next-Generation Developer

By Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

September 5, 2017


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CAS senior Jeremy Muhia moved to the U.S. from Kenya at a young age, and worked to earn admission at NYU.