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Out of Borough Adventure: Queens

Out of Borough Adventure: Queens

Christopher Collado, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

New York City is bigger than Greenwich Village. Take the subway or the train to Queens to explore this diverse borough.

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Cheap, Easy Weekend Trips to Get Away From the City Bustle

Cheap, Easy Weekend Trips to Get Away From the City Bustle

Taylor Nicole Rogers, Abroad Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under Abroad, FEATURES

You don't have to be abroad to take weekend trips. Here are four places for you to visit to get away from that New York City hustle.

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Out of Borough Adventures: Brooklyn

Out of Borough Adventures: Brooklyn

Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

Venture outside of Manhattan and cross the Brooklyn Bridge to explore the Borough of Trees.

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Vivienne Hu S/S 2018

Vivienne Hu S/S 2018

Valerina Young, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

“The basis of inspiration for this collection is from Amman, it is a city in Jordan,” designer Vivienne Hu said of her Spring/Summer 2018 collection. The line played with various shades of ivory, much like the colors of the architecture in the ancient city itself. The opening look was a white fril...

Katie Gallagher S/S 2018

Katie Gallagher S/S 2018

Mallori Albright, Staff Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Designer Katie Gallagher found a secluded studio in the West Village for her dark, enchanted RAIN collection for Spring/Summer 2018. In the 31-year-old designer's 17th collection, Gallagher used fabrics that are familiar to her past work, such as strips of flowing black and white mesh lace, along with tul...

The Bucket List Issue

The Bucket List Issue

Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS, TOP STORY

NYU is a dream school. People flock from near and far to don the Violet — if only metaphorically — but once we’re here, we often get so caught up in the bureaucratic mess of it all. We become so bogged down with Writing the Essay and group projects that are not teaching us anything about collaboration t...

Staff Recs: NYU/NYC Bucket List

Staff Recs: NYU/NYC Bucket List

WSN Staff

May 1, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

New York City has no shortage of things to see and do. When you go to school here, the plethora of possibility can even — and sometimes often — feel overwhelming. So here are some things our staff think no New York collegiate experience would be complete without, to help narrow your focus and get ...

Class of 2017 To-Do List

Class of 2017 To-Do List

Taylor Nicole Rogers, Features Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

At a school like NYU, it’s easy to get caught up in all the unique experiences that life in New York City and at the abroad sites provide. However, the class of 2017 says there are some basic NYU experiences that students should not graduate without. Embrace NYU Perks “Before NYU students gradu...

Converting Sound Pollution Into White Noise

Converting Sound Pollution Into White Noise

Alice Li, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

Before moving to New York, many NYU students are inclined to believe that it is possible to find peace and quiet in the City that never sleeps. Contrary to what movies like Breakfast at Tiffany’s depict, it is impossible to take a quiet solitary walk down Fifth Avenue.

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Tribeca 2017: Documentary ‘Frank Serpico’ Lauds an Honest Cop

Tribeca 2017: Documentary ‘Frank Serpico’ Lauds an Honest Cop

Daniella Nichinson, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film, Tribeca Film Fest

Antonino D'Ambrosio's new documentary "Frank Serpico" retells the story of the famous New York City cop in Serpico's own words, reinforcing the message that doing the right thing is always the right thing.

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NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under City News, NEWS, TOP STORIES

The NYC Parks and Recreations department will change the punishments inflicted for minor offenses.

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