Washington Square News

The Spooky Issue

The Spooky Issue

By Andrew Heying, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story

Check out this week's spoooky stories about what haunts the streets and students of NYU.

Meet the Locals Issue

Meet the Locals Issue

By Laura Shkouratoff and Rachel Buigas-Lopez, Creative Directors

September 11, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Top Story, Uncategorized

Take a closer look at the familiar faces in Washington Square Park, from the Birdman to the artist that covers the walkways with chalk.

Staff Recs: Best Outdoor Study Spots

Staff Recs: Best Outdoor Study Spots

By Taylor Rogers, Hailey Nuthals, Natasha Roy, and Sierra Jackson

April 20, 2017


Filed under Arts, Top Stories

It's nearly time for finals, but the sun beckons — the only rational solution? Study outside.

Shanghai: A Walk in the Park

Shanghai: A Walk in the Park

By Matthew Gibson, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

NYU Shanghai student Matthew Gibson takes a walk through Jinqiao Park as the weather finally begins to brighten up.

Black Lives Matter still going strong with October call to action

Black Lives Matter still going strong with October call to action

By Alex Bazeley , News Editor

October 20, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Three Black Lives Matter events just got announced for this week in NYC for #RiseUpOctober, which will culminate in a big rally in WSP on Saturday.

Crime Log: Oct. 15 to 16

By Christine Park, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014


Filed under News

Weekly round-up of crime in and around NYU's Washington Square Campus.

Court lifts hold on 2031 plan

Court lifts hold on 2031 plan

By John Ambrosio, News Editor

October 15, 2014


Filed under News

The three strips land were ruled to not be implied park land by appellate court, and can now be used by NYU as a part of the 2031 expansion plan.

Community Board 6 approves Asser Levy park

Community Board 6 approves Asser Levy park

October 11, 2012


Filed under News

Community Board 6 approved the Parks and Recreation Department’s proposal to convert the two-block stretch of Asser Levy Place into a new park for Manhattan’s East Side last night. Asser Levy Place, which runs parallel to FDR Drive between 23rd and 25th streets, will host a variety of f...