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An International Student’s Perspective on NYU Greek Life

An International Student’s Perspective on NYU Greek Life

By Sarah Gotfredsen, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

Surprisingly, Greek Life has nothing to do with Greece.

LGBTQ Events Are Not a Security Threat

LGBTQ Events Are Not a Security Threat

By Wayne Chen, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Turkey's recent ban on LGBTQ-related events, which celebrates nothing but positivity, is a short-sighted move that will drag Turkey’s human rights progress years behind

Pay Attention to Foreign Affairs

Pay Attention to Foreign Affairs

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While it is understandable to only follow the international coverage that explicitly correlates to American news, we cannot simply rely on blissful ignorance of world affairs.

NY-Untraditional Thanksgivings

NY-Untraditional Thanksgivings

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Every family has its own way of celebrating Thanksgiving.

Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

By WSN Editorial Board

November 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Now, more than ever, universities must make an effort to welcome and integrate its international students into the university’s community.

Will the Visa Suspension Between the U.S. and Turkey End?

Will the Visa Suspension Between the U.S. and Turkey End?

By Anonymous

October 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For the first time in their diplomatic history, the United States and Turkey have mutually suspended all non-immigrant visa applications such as diplomatic, travel, commerce, employment and even student visas. I heard this news from someone very close to me back in Turkey. I did not want believe it.

International Students Deserve to Vote

International Students Deserve to Vote

By Giovanna Trabasso, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

For a country that prides itself on being a melting pot of opportunities it would only seem natural for international students, the leaders of the future general, to be allowed a say about those that will be making decisions about the places they chose to live in.

Elon Musk’s Global Spaceship Is Impressive, But Unrealistic

Elon Musk’s Global Spaceship Is Impressive, But Unrealistic

By Adryan Barlia, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under Opinion

From electric cars to underground roadway systems to the colonization of Mars, Elon Musk has set his mind to the most ambitious and exciting ideas of the modern age, with his most high-reaching idea yet — international travel space ships.

India Floods: Déjà vu

India Floods: Déjà vu

By Apurva Kothari, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under Opinion

1985, 2005, 2017: This is neither the first time torrential rains derailed the lives of a million Indians nor will it be the last.

Highs and Lows of International Airline Food

Highs and Lows of International Airline Food

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief

September 7, 2017


Filed under Dining, Features

International flying can already be a pain being strapped into your seat for 10 plus hours, but how does the food fare while being 30,000 feet up in the air?

International Student Space Is a Good Initiative

International Student Space Is a Good Initiative

By WSN Editorial Board

September 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While the International Student Space is a step in the right direction, there is still a long path that NYU must follow to make international students feel more accommodated at the university and in the United States.

International Safe Space Opens in Kimmel

International Safe Space Opens in Kimmel

By Adriana Tapia, Deputy News Editor

September 5, 2017


Filed under News, University News

A space for the NYU international community just opened in Kimmel.

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