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The Arts Issue: Majors vs. Indie

The Arts Issue: Majors vs. Indie

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

September 29, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

During my very first semester at NYU, my Writing the Essay professor, while talking about Damien Hirst’s piece “The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living” (which, for those yet to take the course, is simply a taxidermied tiger shark floating in a vitrine of formaldehy...

Changing majors: Conan Sang

Changing majors: Conan Sang

By Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under Features

Changing majors is a series in which people discuss the conflicts they faced when switching majors.

Changing Majors: Ashley Chung Ah Ko

By Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Features

A continuation of the Changing Majors Series

Changing Majors: Naomi Catherine Gheorghe

Changing Majors: Naomi Catherine Gheorghe

By Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015


Filed under Features

Changing majors is a series in which people discuss the conflicts they faced when switching majors.

Changing Majors: Daniel Cheng and Ardi Khalafi

Changing Majors: Daniel Cheng and Ardi Khalafi

By Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015


Filed under Features

The first in a weekly series about NYU students and their experiences with their changing majors.

Statistics linking college majors to employment likely biased

Statistics linking college majors to employment likely biased

December 3, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

"Does your major really matter?" Students in their junior or senior years have likely said to themselves “duh,” upon reading the question above. For them, the harsh realities of the job and internship market have prevailed, leaving them convinced that their choice of school and major did, for bet...