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Required Writing Class Needs Updating

Required Writing Class Needs Updating

By Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Too many students find Writing the Essay nebulous and rigid, revealing that the course's structure needs to be revised.

What Is Love, Actually?

What Is Love, Actually?

By Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

A CAS class called Love Actually, which allows students to explore the meaning of and science behind love, was recently featured in The Guardian.

How to Get the Classes You Want

How to Get the Classes You Want

By Thomas Chou, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under Features

Prepare yourselves for war — it’s time for fall semester class registration.

Generations on Generations

By Abigail Weinberg, Deputy Features Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

How do the generations really perceive each other?

Looking Out for the First-Generation Students of NYU

By Nina Jang, Deputy Digital Director

May 2, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

NYU has sought to help first generation students transition into the college experience through several mentorship programs.

Changing majors: Conan Sang

Changing majors: Conan Sang

By Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015


Filed under Features

Changing majors is a series in which people discuss the conflicts they faced when switching majors.

On the Job: Janice Lu

On the Job: Janice Lu

By Disha Gupta, Contributing Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Features

CAS freshman Janice Lu takes her education to the next level by balancing her NYU course load with being a teaching assistant with America Reads.

Professors share college experiences with first-generation students

Professors share college experiences with first-generation students

By Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under Features

CAS faculty shared their experiences on being first-generation college students at a panel on Wednesday.

You should know about NYU band Acid Dad

You should know about NYU band Acid Dad

By Francisco Navas and E.R. Pulgar

October 25, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, Music

WSN sat down with Acid Dad, a psych-punk band founded by three NYU students, to discuss their genre, the band's future and how the band deals with being professional musicians and college students at the same time.

Exclusive interview with CAS’s new dean Gabrielle Starr

Exclusive interview with CAS’s new dean Gabrielle Starr

February 8, 2013


Filed under News

By Michael Domanico For being the leader of a school with over 7,000 undergraduates, newly appointed College of Arts and Science Dean G. Gabrielle Starr seemed anything but haughty. Stepping into her office, she took the time to talk about family, specific students and living in the city. She...