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Save Money on These Spring Break Trips

Save Money on These Spring Break Trips

By Beth Sattur, Contributing Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Features

Can't decide where to go for spring break? Try looking into these fun and affordable destinations.

We Should Politicize Natural Disasters

We Should Politicize Natural Disasters

By Paola Nagovitch, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Politicizing natural disasters is controversial, yet necessary. Natural disasters highlight the shortcomings of governments and elected officials, the failures of society as an influential collective and the deficiency of institutions.

Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

By Gabriella Bower, Editor-at-Large

January 31, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Following President Donald Trump's executive order that restricts immigration from seven Muslim countries, suspends all refugee admission for 120 days and bars all Syrian refugees indefinitely, many are speaking out against these actions — the fashion industry among them. Ricardo Seco showcased ...

Ricardo Seco S/S 2017

Ricardo Seco S/S 2017

By Tatiana Perez, Video Editor

July 12, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Enter Hotel Americano: a contemporary, boutique-style hotel located at the heart of NYC’s art district. Now enter Hotel Americano’s rooftop: a tropical, chic escape at the top of the contemporary, boutique-style hotel. Ricardo Seco, the well-renowned Mexican fashion designer, could not have picked a...

International student solidarity necessary to support Mexican students

International student solidarity necessary to support Mexican students

By Kevin Burns and Michael Domanico

November 24, 2014


Filed under Opinion

There are several steps students at NYU should take to stand in solidarity with the students in Mexico, both those who have gone missing and those taking to the streets to bring about reform.

Protesters rally for Mexican students

Protesters  rally for Mexican students

By Hannah Luu and John Ambrosio

October 27, 2014


Filed under News

A group protested in Union Square on Sunday to raise awareness for the kidnapping of 43 students in Mexico.

Marijuana legalization could deter drug cartels

Marijuana legalization could deter drug cartels

March 5, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

With the aid of American intelligence, Mexican marines arrested Joaquín Guzmán, allegedly the country’s most powerful drug lord, on Feb. 22. In late 2006, President Felipe Calderón began a military assault on criminal cartels. The struggle for power in the Mexican drug trade resulted in a reporte...

Drug trade may cause deforestation in Central America

Drug trade may cause deforestation in Central America

February 7, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Mexico’s new policies on drug trafficking may be reducing drug-related violence within the country, but its detrimental effects on Central America are noticeable. The combined efforts of Mexico and the United States to curb drug trafficking have resulted in drug suppliers moving to nearby Central A...

U.S., Mexico must leave Concacaf to restore competition

U.S., Mexico must leave Concacaf to restore competition

February 5, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Sports

Although both Concacaf powerhouses — the Mexico and the U.S. men’s soccer teams — tied in their latest friendly matches, expectations are still high for both sides before the final round of Concacaf World Cup qualifying. Anything but qualification in either first or second place would, of course,...