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The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

By Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Founder of The Clothing Company and NYU alumnus Jayesh Baldota shares his vision for his line of organic cotton clothing.

Naturally Enhance Your Beauty Routine With Organic Products

Naturally Enhance Your Beauty Routine With Organic Products

By Brina Jeffries, Staff Writer

March 9, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Looking for a new skincare or makeup line that is not only kind to your skin but also kind to the earth? Try these recommendations.

Decode the Buzzwords on Your Food Labels

Decode the Buzzwords on Your Food Labels

By Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

Trying to eat healthy or sustainable foods is an effort in and of itself, and understanding the labels and terminology that surround healthy eating are another hurdle entirely.

How Affluence Affects What Stores Carry Organics

How Affluence Affects What Stores Carry Organics

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

NYU Food Studies professor Carolyn Dimitri published a study in the Journal of Food Products Marketing to determine what makes food truly "organic."

Objections to foodies, organic revolution

Objections to foodies, organic revolution

By Richard Shu

November 4, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Modern food culture celebrates gluttony while ignoring the pressing inequalities of the industry.

Organic by John Patrick Spring/Summer 2015

Organic by John Patrick Spring/Summer 2015

By Ariana DiValentino, Social Media Editor

September 10, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

The laid-back, anti-fashion spirit of the 90s was resurrected for Organic by John Patrick's spring 2015 collection. Models made their way through the curving row of seats in relaxed, sporty garments of breezy gauze, chunky knit cotton, and nylon, all matched with flat, sensible sandals. A smattering...

Pas de Calais Spring/Summer 2015

Pas de Calais Spring/Summer 2015

By David Bologna, Beauty and Style Editor

September 4, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

Harmonious in palette, textile, form, and purpose, Japan-based brand Pas de Calais debuted an ethereal Spring/Summer 2015 collection sweeping spectators away in a wave of emotion. Hues of chalk white illuminated striped sheer blouses and knee-length slips. Tapered in wisps of blue denim, airy ...

Students to bring local food to campus

Students to bring local food to campus

April 8, 2014


Filed under Dining, Features

Several NYU clubs will host the Fair Food Fest, an event to promote organic, local, fair-trade and cruelty-free food. The event, hosted by Oxfam-NYU and Earth Matters’ The Real Food Challenge, will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Kimmel Center for University Life on April 8. Clubs participat...