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Minimize the Microaggressions in Tisch

Minimize the Microaggressions in Tisch

By WSN Editorial Board

April 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion, Race, Top Stories, Uncategorized, University Life

NYU Tisch Drama should take these steps in order to cultivate a safer and more inclusive community for its students.

Vine’s Popularity Still Reigns

Vine’s Popularity Still Reigns

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

While the once-popular Vine, a social media application on which users could post six-second video clips, was shut down in 2016, fans still continue to enjoy old Vines to this day. From the “LeBron James” vine to the “I just want to take a nap” vine, NYU students still love to reminisce over...

NYU Must Pay Attention to Misogynistic Culture

NYU Must Pay Attention to Misogynistic Culture

By WSN Editorial Board

November 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The system of ethics that Tisch teaches its students will stay with them throughout their careers. The school should take this opportunity to speak out and set the standard that to remain silent is to be complicit and to be complicit is unacceptable.

Behind the Scenes With Free Beer

Behind the Scenes With Free Beer

By Ryan Mikel, Entertainment Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Free Beer is an NYU sketch comedy group that uses its name as a ploy to get students to show up to their performances.

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.

Theoretical Theater: New Major Debuts in Tisch

Theoretical Theater: New Major Debuts in Tisch

By Faith Gates, Deputy Features Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Tisch's new major doesn't just teach about performing, but also redefines and studies the act of performance.

Tisch Professor Teaches Female Inmates

Tisch Professor Teaches Female Inmates

By Kaitlyn Wang, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Tisch professor Joanne Edelmann isn't just a teacher to NYU drama students — she teaches a movement technique class to female inmates at Rikers Island.

Two Music Schools, a Million Paths

Two Music Schools, a Million Paths

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Steinhardt's music business program and Tisch's Clive Davis Institute for Recorded Music were both listed on Billboard's top 12 music business schools.

Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

By WSN Editorial Board

October 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Despite the Tisch Asia lawsuit and the NYU community’s legitimate concerns regarding expansion, the university’s campuses abroad are a valuable asset and should be maintained.

Generations on Generations

By Abigail Weinberg, Deputy Features Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

How do the generations really perceive each other?

Television a Conspicuous Absence in Tisch Pantheon

Television a Conspicuous Absence in Tisch Pantheon

By Tegan Joseph Mosugu, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

A celebrity presence from television can undoubtedly be a great resource for current and future students, particularly when it comes to addressing issues of representation.

Will and Jada Smith Foundation Writes Tisch $30k Check to Fund Film

Will and Jada Smith Foundation Writes Tisch $30k Check to Fund Film

By Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

March 9, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Jada and Will Smith gave NYU Tisch grant money to support young writers and the female filmmakers who win the Fusion Film Festival.

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