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The ‘Light’ Version of Cell Phones Won’t Conquer Millennials’ Hearts

The ‘Light’ Version of Cell Phones Won’t Conquer Millennials’ Hearts

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Light Phone won't disconnect millennials from technology and social media.

Millenial Influencers

Millenial Influencers

By Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor

February 21, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

This year’s New York Fashion Week made evident some major changes happening in the fashion industry. Even if you didn’t attend fashion week, you probably viewed your favorite shows through Instagram, Twitter or Snapchat. You probably also watched the drama unfold as various fashion vets and magazines...

Cubs Comeback Would Be More Than a Miracle — It’d Be Generation-Defining

Cubs Comeback Would Be More Than a Miracle — It’d Be Generation-Defining

By Jash Babla, Contributing Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

A Cubs world series banner could be a generational win.

Millennials Should Be Excited for Clinton

Millennials Should Be Excited for Clinton

By Annie Cohen, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Hillary Clinton is not Donald Trump with a few different policies and a better makeup artist. She is an intelligent, hardworking woman who has already accomplished an astonishing amount for this country, and who will continue to do so if elected president.

Generations on Generations

By Abigail Weinberg, Deputy Features Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

How do the generations really perceive each other?

Alvarez Defeat Shows Millennial Activism is Alive and Well

Alvarez Defeat Shows Millennial Activism is Alive and Well

By Matthew Perry, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Young people, especially young people of color, are turning their political visions into reality in profound ways across the nation. Their advocacy is not constrained solely to social media and protesting chalked messages — it directly yields tangible political change.

More Than A Hashtag: The Rise of the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

More Than A Hashtag: The Rise of the #BlackLivesMatter Movement

By Kati Garrity, Staff Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU researchers examined how social media played a role in advancing the #BlackLivesMatter social justice movement.

It’s Super Tuesday — Here’s Who NYU Students Want to Come Out Ahead

It’s Super Tuesday — Here’s Who NYU Students Want to Come Out Ahead

By Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

March 1, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, University News

NYU students predict the Democratic and Republican front-runners for Super Tuesday.

Staying single can be a matter of practicality

Staying single can be a matter of practicality

By Christina Coleburn, Senior Editor

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Fewer millennials are married or in serious relationships, but this trend does not necessarily stem from a rejection of commitment. For many, the decision to stay single longer is a matter of practicality.

Campaign shifts needed for millenial vote

Campaign shifts needed for millenial vote

By WSN Editorial Board, Editorial Board

November 3, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Millennials are drawn to vote by pressing issues, and politicians must remember this shift in voter sentiment when they campaign.

Students must fight partisanship by voting

Students must fight partisanship by voting

By Christina Coleburn, Opinion Editor

October 1, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Young Americans’ activism to promote civic engagement demonstrates that students can empower themselves through the political process.