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Brandless Rips Off the Brand-Aid

Brandless Rips Off the Brand-Aid

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Features

Brandless is a company that sells all their products for 3 dollars.

The End of Brick-and-Mortar

The End of Brick-and-Mortar

By Chloe Tran, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

In 2017, do we still need physical retail stores, especially in a digital age when it consistently saves time and energy to order online?

Yahoo Hacking Scandal is a Wake-Up Call

Yahoo Hacking Scandal is a Wake-Up Call

By Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

October 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Both people and the websites they visit must be willing to take action in the interest of online security.

GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

By Nina Huang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under City News, News, University News

NYU clubs can now partner with GroupRaise, an organization that matches nonprofits to nearby restaurants to host events.

Celebrity Collaboration in Fashion Sparks Obsession and Imitation

Celebrity Collaboration in Fashion Sparks Obsession and Imitation

By Natalia Barr, Staff Writer

February 11, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Today there are a myriad of celebrity collaborations popping up throughout the industry. But does this compromise the style and integrity of these labels?

Designers leave, industry not over

By Gabriella Bower, Violet Vision Blog Editor

October 29, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

As the industry undergoes change, the fashion world continuously moves forward.

Course to address sexual assault

Course to address sexual assault

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor

March 11, 2015


Filed under News

NYU will be rolling out a mandatory online training program for students designed to address sexual misconduct.

Journalism needs a Netflix to innovate

Journalism needs a Netflix to innovate

By Tommy Collison, Staff Columnist

November 18, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Journalism should embrace a new subscription service that allows access to multiple content providers.

NYU supports University of the People, free online education

NYU supports University of the People, free online education

February 21, 2014


Filed under News

The University of the People, a tuition-free online university, received accreditation on Feb. 13 from a national agency and will graduate its first class of seven students later this year. NYU has collaborated with the University of the People since its launch in 2009 and NYU professors hold administrative positio...

Facebook ad system not suitable for Google

Facebook ad system not suitable for Google

October 17, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Opinion

In a terms of service update released last Friday and effective Nov. 11, Google announced the start of its use of shared endorsements on its advertising network. The program is similar to Facebook’s Sponsored Stories, launched back in 2011. Users who reveal their endorsement may serve as pitchmen to t...

Bummer City Apparel introduces convenient, low-cost thrifting to New York

Bummer City Apparel introduces convenient, low-cost thrifting to New York

By Bryna Shuman, Staff Writer

May 2, 2013


Filed under Features

GLS freshman Carmen MacDougall has always loved thrift shops. When she moved to New York, MacDougall noticed that vintage clothes in the city often come with high price tags, and she perceived a lack of constant circulation of clothes.  With college students in mind, MacDougall was inspired her to start her own online vintage clot...