Washington Square News

Food halls to chow down in

Food halls to chow down in

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

A list of delicious food halls to dine in.

Four spots to go apple-picking this fall

Four spots to go apple-picking this fall

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

Guide to best places for apple picking near NYU.

Alum’s start-up brings nature into city life

Alum’s start-up brings nature into city life

April 7, 2014


Filed under Features

CAS alumna Sarah Knapp is using her organization OutdoorFest to bring nature back to New Yorkers typically immersed in the city concrete. Knapp works with other NYU alumni, including Tisch alumnus Ben Gross, Stern alumnus Camille Aussourd and Gallatin intern Jaime Hall to connect New Yorkers to...

Top 5 Outdoor Art Exhibits

Top 5 Outdoor Art Exhibits

March 31, 2014


Filed under Features

Click for more images Throughout New York City, there are many parks and sites that showcase experimental and traditional art, many of which are free. The works range from street art to towering sculptures. Here are the top five outdoor art exhibits to see this spring. Alice Aycock, “Park Ave...

Fitness Finds: From park to fitness playground

Fitness Finds: From park to fitness playground

April 22, 2013


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With daily New York temperatures now hovering near 60 degrees and park landscapes blossoming with green grass, spring fever has finally set in. Washington Square Park offers 10 acres of space to engage in a fun fitness routine that challenges the body, provides unlimited breaths of fresh air and ...

Top spots to enjoy spring weather while studying

Top spots to enjoy spring weather while studying

By Bryna Shuman, Staff Writer

April 21, 2013


Filed under Features

With winter finally over and the warm spring weather upon us, it is too nice outside to spend time huddled in the lower levels of Bobst Library. Instead, try studying at one of the top five outdoor study spots in the city.   Central Park | E. 60th St. Despite being one of the most popular t...

Top outdoor concert spots for enjoying spring tunes

Top outdoor concert spots for enjoying spring tunes

April 14, 2013


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When musicians begin to wheel their instruments into Washington Square Park, it’s clear that spring has arrived. Visit these outdoor venues in and around New York City this spring to see diverse street performances of many musical styles. SOUTH STREET SEAPORT | 19 Fulton St. Located beside the Eas...

Celebrate spring with delicious food served outdoors

Celebrate spring with delicious food served outdoors

April 3, 2013


Filed under Features

With spring finally upon us, going outside is becoming something to look forward to instead of something to dread. For those who plan to celebrate spring outdoors, here are the top five local restaurants with outdoor seating. Sofia’s of Little Italy I 143 Mulberry St. For those who want ...