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First-Year Fears

First-Year Fears

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Upon receiving their acceptance letters, NYU's incoming students have preconceived ideas and concerns about what their college life will be like.

Lift Your Elevator Experience with Simple Conversation

Lift Your Elevator Experience with Simple Conversation

By Andrew Heying, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Everyone could take advantage of this time to meet new people, but instead it seems as though there is an unwritten rule that talking on elevators is forbidden.

NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

By Emma Rudd, Contributing Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Using poorly assembled personality surveys for the roommate matching process can only hurt the experiences our first-year students.

Goodbye High School, Hello College: Voices of accepted class of 2018

Goodbye High School, Hello College: Voices of accepted class of 2018

April 7, 2014


Filed under Features

“I look forward to the little nuances of transferring from a small town to a big, bustling city campus — from being overwhelmed by Broadway and Wall Street and the infinitely tall skyscrapers to feeling the biting cold on my ears as I rush to class. I’m determined to make the most  of my naivete bef...