Washington Square News

Proposed East Village Hotel Development Threatens Historic Merchant’s House

Proposed East Village Hotel Development Threatens Historic Merchant’s House

By Serena Devi, Contributing Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under City News, News

An East Village hotel development is threatening the historic Merchant's House.

Union Square Tech Hub Draws Controversy Over Rezoning

Union Square Tech Hub Draws Controversy Over Rezoning

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

March 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Plans are being made for a tech hub between Palladium Residence Hall and University Residence Hall.

Felix Morelo

By Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

September 11, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Felix Morelo, 'The Face Guy', is one of the infamous street artists frequenting Washington Square Park and Union Square. You've probably seen his 'Good Luck Spot' or even his 'Bad Luck Spot' around campus.

Steinhardt Professors Receive $1.4 Million Grant

Steinhardt Professors Receive $1.4 Million Grant

By Caroline Haskins, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Steinhardt and NYU Psychology were awarded 1.4 million dollars in grants.

Crime Log: Jan. 20 to April. 30

Crime Log: Jan. 20 to April. 30

By Coco Wang and Htoo Min

May 1, 2017


Filed under Crime Log

A look at this semester's crimes.

President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under News

Trump has threatened the funding of sanctuary cities — how has this affected NYU's sanctuary movement?

NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

April 26, 2017


Filed under News

NYU College Democrats hosted an event at which guest speaker New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed the importance of civil engagement.

First Graduating Class at NYU Shanghai

First Graduating Class at NYU Shanghai

By Adriana Tapia, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story

NYU Shanghai will hold its first commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 28. The graduating class of 300 students first enrolled at the Shanghai campus in 2013.

Crime Log: April 2-9

Crime Log: April 2-9

By Htoo Min and Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editors

April 10, 2017


Filed under Crime Log

A look at this week's crimes.

Rally at Kimmel for Syrian Refugee Awareness Week

Rally at Kimmel for Syrian Refugee Awareness Week

By Isa Pop, Contributing Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under News

NYU students rallied in Kimmel Wednesday night in support of Syrian Refugee Awareness Week.

Politics Professor Speaks out Against IYSSE Club Rejection

Politics Professor Speaks out Against IYSSE Club Rejection

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under News

The Student Activities Board has denied club status to the International Youth and Students for Social Equality for the second consecutive time. But NYU professor Bertell Ollman is defending the group's freedom of speech.

Then and Now: NYU Landmarks Over Time

Then and Now: NYU Landmarks Over Time

By Anna Letson, Photo Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under NYU, Special Issues

via gvshp.org / Anna Letson Now a popular stop on campus, the Washington Mews was originally a part of the Lenape trail and was developed into horse stables. It now houses faculty and a few of the Language departments. Email Anna Letson at [email protected] ...