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WSN Alumnus Alphabetizes Life and Love at NYU

WSN Alumnus Alphabetizes Life and Love at NYU

By Julia Fields, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Books

Ian Mark captures every students’ feelings of loneliness by writing from experience. He lived it and now he shares his story in new book "Love from Amanda to Zoey."

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

Kevin Wilson, Jr.: “My Nephew Emmett”

By Joel Lee, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Tisch graduate student Kevin Wilson, Jr. is already nominated for an Academy Award for his short film “My Nephew Emmett.”

Dee Rees: “Mudbound”

Dee Rees: “Mudbound”

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

Tisch grad and "Mudbound" writer/director Dee Rees became the first black woman to be nominated for best adapted screenplay at the Academy Awards.

A Q&A with Mayor Potential and NYU Alum Sal Albanese

A Q&A with Mayor Potential and NYU Alum Sal Albanese

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

Q&A with NYU alum and mayoral candidate Sal Albanese.

10 TV Shows You Might Not Know Star NYU Alumni

10 TV Shows You Might Not Know Star NYU Alumni

By Anubhuti Kumar, Highlighter Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

It is the peak era of TV, so let’s take a look at some shows that you might not realize feature NYU alumni.

Record-breaking Gallatin Alum Plans to Visit Every Country

Record-breaking Gallatin Alum Plans to Visit Every Country

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Features Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under Features

With only 18 out of 195 nations left to visit, Gallatin alum Sal Lavallo has returned to New York to prepare for an epic trip that will include stops on every continent to break the record before his 27th birthday in September.

Jared Kushner Owns NYU Building

Jared Kushner Owns NYU Building

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

March 27, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, News, University News

Members of the NYU community are surprised to find out the NYU Law alum Jared Kushner, an advisor for President Donald Trump, owns property at the university.

Alumni Hall

Alumni Hall

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen, Graduate Estimated yearly cost: $21,112 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 10-15 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: R, W, 6 Shuttle: Yes Despite its misleading name, Alumni Hall is open to approximately 450 upperclassme...

Stern Fundraises to Help Vets

Stern Fundraises to Help Vets

By Coco Wang, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Stern alumni donates money to start a new MBA program for veteran students.

Steinhardt Alum Talks DREAMERS, Jazz

Steinhardt Alum Talks DREAMERS, Jazz

By Hailey Nuthals, Highlighter Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under Arts, Music

WSN sat down with NYU alum Nick Wold, the frontman for cosmic rock band DREAMERS.

NYU launches K-12 tutor program

NYU launches K-12 tutor program

By Daria Butler, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A closer look at the new One With NYU K-12 tutoring program, for which NYU students, alumni, faculty, and staff can apply.