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Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

Jewish Voice for Peace Protests Gala Celebrating Pro-Israel Supporter

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

Jewish Voice for Peast members gathered in Midtown to protest Birthright and Israeli practices.

Tisch Alumna Talks Sugar Babies, Shivas and SXSW

Tisch Alumna Talks Sugar Babies, Shivas and SXSW

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Emma Seligman's senior thesis "Shiva Baby" premiered at SXSW last week. WSN sat down with the student filmmaker to discuss shivas, sugar babies and the acclaimed Texas festival.

The Religion Issue

The Religion Issue

By Natasha Roy and Abbey Wilson

October 23, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story

Religion is a major part of everyday life for many people. In the Religion Issue, we look at different ways religious life affects students at NYU.

Holocaust Survivor Speaks at Panel Commemorating Elie Wiesel

Holocaust Survivor Speaks at Panel Commemorating Elie Wiesel

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

During Holocaust Remembrance Week the CAS Dean Office and Realize Israel hosted a celebration of Elie Wiesel in the Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life.

Take Bobst out of the library

Take Bobst out of the library

By Max Schachere, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Bobst Library invokes a poisonous legacy, similar to that of Wilson and Calhoun, and should be renamed.

Jewish transgender professor shares story

Jewish transgender professor shares story

By Kati Garrity, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Professor Joy Ladin gave a lecture about being transgender and Orthodox Jewish.