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Steinhardt Appoints 17-Time Grammy Nominee Rubén Blades as Scholar-In-Residence

Steinhardt Appoints 17-Time Grammy Nominee Rubén Blades as Scholar-In-Residence

By Ryan Jackloski, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Rubén Blades, a Panamanian singer-songwriter, has been appointed as a scholar-in-residence at NYU Steinhardt.

Trans Women Find Their Pitch

Trans Women Find Their Pitch

By Kristina Hayhurst, News Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

When trans people transition, their voices often don't. NYU researchers are looking into how to change that.

Hooked on Eco-Justice with ‘Ghost Fishing’ Exhibit

Hooked on Eco-Justice with ‘Ghost Fishing’ Exhibit

By Matthew Holman, Book and Theater Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts

The recent poetry anthology “Ghost Fishing: Eco-Justice Poetry and the Diasporic City" has great impacts on both the contemporary and future fabrics of society.

The Hidden Injuries of Athletes

The Hidden Injuries of Athletes

By Bela Kirpalani, Deputy Sports Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On top of the physical challenges of being a student-athlete come the lesser discussed mental health issues suffered by those who practice sports at the college level. WSN talked to a handful of college athletes to learn more about these hidden struggles.

Steinhardt Students Experiment at Bleep Bloop

Steinhardt Students Experiment at Bleep Bloop

By Joshua Jones, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Steinhardt's Composers' Collective and Music Technology department collaborated for the recent Bleep Bloop showcase –– a concert featuring some of the most experimental music students have to offer.

The Beauty in ‘Eye of the Beholder’ Exhibit

The Beauty in ‘Eye of the Beholder’ Exhibit

By Matthew Holman, Entertainment Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Beauty comes through in “The Eye of the Beholder: Decade-Defining Lids, Lashes, and Brows” –– the Costume Studies exhibit currently on display through NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development.

Alex Carr Proves His Potential

Alex Carr Proves His Potential

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

December 6, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

Alex Carr, a junior in Gallatin, played Sunnyvale in Brooklyn over the weekend with his lo-fi rock band.

Yasmin Williams Isn’t Afraid to Break Convention

Yasmin Williams Isn’t Afraid to Break Convention

By Connor Gatesman, Music Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music

WSN spoke with Yasmin Williams, a senior studying music composition at Steinhardt, who takes advantage of a specific type of guitar-playing.

TKTK Session with Amelia Murray

TKTK Session with Amelia Murray

By Woojung Kim, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

Our third TKTK session of the semester features Amelia Murray, a singer-songwriter in Steinardt.

Listen to the Women Warriors

Listen to the Women Warriors

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Female veterans need people to outwardly recognize their cause and listen to their stories, rather than sweeping it under the rug. These women are calling upon us to care. It is now up to us to hear them.

National Science Foundation Grants NYU Steinhardt $4 Million in Grants

National Science Foundation Grants NYU Steinhardt $4 Million in Grants

By Alexandra Solovyeva, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development receive NSF grants for STEM research and educational development.

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.

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