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Struggling to Find Hispanic Pride On Campus

Struggling to Find Hispanic Pride On Campus

By Emi Bonet, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Hispanic Heritage Month is from Sept. 15 to Aug. 15 and is proudly celebrated by Hispanics throughout the U.S. For me, celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month this year will be different because for the first time in 18 years, I will not be in a city that is predominately Hispanic.

The Spirit Issue

The Spirit Issue

September 6, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

Why is NYU lacking in so much school pride?

Does Going Social @NYU Matter?

Does Going Social @NYU Matter?

By Thomas Devlin, Editor-at-Large

September 6, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

With #NYUMoveIn and #NYUWelcomeWeek in the books, #NYU2020 is here and ready to rep some #VioletPride. All they have to do now is follow @nyuniversity on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Tumblr and Instagram. Of course, NYU has more social media than just the official @nyuniversity. On Facebook and Twitter ...

NYU Students Wear Their Pride Extra Small

NYU Students Wear Their Pride Extra Small

By Gabriella Bower, Beauty & Style Editor

September 6, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

A typical college quad is filled with students proudly donning sweatshirts and baseball caps with the school’s name and colors. This isn’t the case at NYU, where our quad is a public park and most students wouldn’t be caught wearing NYU apparel to class. Recently, the NYU bookstore set out to...

Searching For Spirit

Searching For Spirit

By Abigail Weinberg, Features Editor

September 6, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

NYU kicked off the new school year with a pep rally in which more than 300 Welcome Week leaders paraded through the Washington Square Park fountain with beach balls and inflatable water toys. The exuberant crowd, cheering and jumping for the camera in slow motion, seems a massive vehicle of pure joy, l...

Navigating competing identities in the 21st century

Navigating competing identities in the 21st century

March 7, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

America is oftentimes perceived as a model for 21st-century cosmopolitanism and plurality, with its thriving ethnic and cultural diversity. The country’s allure, in part, lies in its population of different backgrounds who form a collective identity, while successfully retaining distinct flavors...