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NYPD and Public Safety Host #OperationID at Founders

NYPD and Public Safety Host #OperationID at Founders

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYPD hosted #OperationID at Founders Residence Hall on Tuesday, April 18 to help students register their valuables.

The 2017 Housing Guide

The 2017 Housing Guide

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing, Special Editions, Top Story

When the Housing Guide came out last year, I remember poring over it with my prospective roommate: grabbing a stack, ripping them up and ordering the dorms in various ways. We made pro and con lists, analyzed the possible room choices and Google Mapped the distances to our classes. Room tours, upperclassmen...

Founders Hall

Founders Hall

By Sierra Jackson, Co-managing Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $14,040 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 10-15 minute walk to WSP, 15-20 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: L, N, Q, R, W, 4, 5, 6 Shuttle: Yes Located on East 12th Street, Founders is notable for its consistently large rooms and great ...

Crime Log: Oct. 6-18

Crime Log: Oct. 6-18

By Sayer Devlin, Jemima McEvoy, and Natasha Roy

October 24, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, News, Uncategorized

Campus crimes from the past 2 weeks.

The Housing Issue

The Housing Issue

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2016


Filed under Housing, Special Editions

Welcome to the 2016 housing guide. We crafted this with the intent that you’ll be able to start looking for your next place to live with the reassurance that you’re making the right choice. Home is where the heart is, so you’ll want to make sure that you love your home! Inside this issue, you’...

Founders Hall

By Ankita Bhanot, Dining Editor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $14,060 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 10 minutes Nearby subways: 4, 5, 6, N, Q, R Shuttle: No Founders Hall is NYU’s newest residence hall, boasting 26 floors and and spacious, modern rooms. A traditional first-year hall, Founde...

NYU’s Modern Clubkid: Nicky Ottav

NYU’s Modern Clubkid: Nicky Ottav

By David Bologna, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Half-jet black, half-fuschia hair shaved into a precise yet chaotic bowlcut, Nicky Ottav hadn’t slept from Friday to Saturday when we met at his Lower East Side apartment. Catching cat naps at early hours is pretty standard for the 21-year-old party host and Tisch photography junior, but you’d hardly say he’s a drag unless, of course, you’re referring to cigarettes. “My 6 to 9 a.m. is like other people’s 3 to 6 p.m.” said Ottav while applying wicked, pink lipstick in the mirror. Friends enter the Lower East Side apartment in head-to-toe looks, rainbow shades and performances of visual body art. Every attendee is dressed for a night like no other and Ottav’s cheeky apartment — complete with self-painted pop a...