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Love Apps for NYU Students

Love Apps for NYU Students

By Krista Burton, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

In a technology-dependent world, bumping into your true love on the streets of NYC seems like something that only exists in 90’s rom-coms. It can feel impossible to find a new date, hookup or friendship — no matter what you are looking for. Dating apps seem to provide the answer with limitless oppor...

The Many Faces of ‘Modern Love’

The Many Faces of ‘Modern Love’

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Top Stories

A live recording of NPR's renowned podcast "Modern Love" proved to be as thought-provoking and entertaining as the podcast itself, with the additional splendor of seeing the show live.

I Tried… Going On 7 Tinder Dates in 7 Days

I Tried… Going On 7 Tinder Dates in 7 Days

By Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Features

WSN’s Features Desk is running a new series we’re calling “I Tried…” Each piece will feature a member of our staff who’s added something new, weird or a little crazy to their lives. In this installment, contributing writer Camille Larkins dives headfirst into the world of Tinder trying to...

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

By WSN Editorial Board

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Tinder's newly released update challenges the bold promise of carefree dating in favor of the traditional.

Love in the time of the Facebook ‘seen’

Love in the time of the Facebook ‘seen’

By Mandy Freebairn, Staff Writer

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The introduction of social media into our lives and relationships has clearly altered what it means to trust a significant other.

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.

Modern families need a push for paternity leave

Modern families need a push for paternity leave

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

November 29, 2015


Filed under Opinion

True gender equality is unattainable until the stigma against men taking on traditionally feminine roles stops.

The One and Not-Quite-Done Generation

The One and Not-Quite-Done Generation

By Grace Halio, Deputy Features Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

An account of ambiguous relationships, hooking up and the dreaded "catching feelings."