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Unmasking the NYU Bobcat

Unmasking the NYU Bobcat

By Maddie Howard, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

NYU's mascots are alive and well at a number of on campus events, but most often frequent NYU basketball games.

Scratch the Bobcat, “Violets” Are More Colorful

Scratch the Bobcat, “Violets” Are More Colorful

By Thomas Price, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Violet represents the same merit that Stanford has with the Cardinal, yet holds true to the flair and Bohemian culture of Greenwich Village.

Violets, Torches Are Dull, Embrace the Bobcat Instead

Violets, Torches Are Dull, Embrace the Bobcat Instead

By Paris Martineau, Deputy Opinion Editor

November 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Do we really want someone parading around our school as a previously poorly alliterated, bowel movement inducing fool? The Bobcat is obviously the only reasonable choice here.

NYU mascots Housie, BobCat face off in skirmish

NYU mascots Housie, BobCat face off in skirmish

April 1, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Sports

  In an attempt to resolve the long-standing feud between Inter-Residence Hall Council representative Housie Maguire and the sports team mascot BobCat, NYU Athletics Department director Christopher Bledsoe sponsored a triathlon to put the two to the test. This simple competition to decide ...