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Prospective Students Get a Preview of Protests at Weekend on the Square

Prospective Students Get a Preview of Protests at Weekend on the Square

By Beth Sattur, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Weekend on the Square is an ideal time for student activists to protest. Protesting while there are prospective students and families on campus pressures the NYU administration to acknowledge the protesters' demands.

Commentary: Pence Should Have Stayed

Commentary: Pence Should Have Stayed

By Helen Xie, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

As a leader, much like in ethics, we ought to take the path of the greatest good. Mike Pence leaving a football game after players protested was not demonstrating good leadership.

Weekend on the Square Protests Embarrassed NYU

Weekend on the Square Protests Embarrassed NYU

By Mollie Yellin, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU has problems that should be fixed but overshadowing the Weekend on the Square event with protests was uncomfortable and embarrassing.

Exposure | The People United Will Never Be Defeated

Exposure | The People United Will Never Be Defeated

By Julia Moses, Staff Photographer

April 25, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

The various protests around the world are being documented and will be talked about for generations to come.

Protests Show a More Accurate NYU

Protests Show a More Accurate NYU

By WSN Editorial Board

April 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Weekend On The Square is a bright and enthusiastic recruiting event for NYU — but this weekend's student protests made sure that the university was painted in a more realistic light.

Green Policies: From DC to NYC

Green Policies: From DC to NYC

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Washington Square News takes a look into how specifically the proposed and already enacted environmental policies under Trump are going to affect students and Professors at the university.

Small Victories in ACA Replacement Prove Protests Are Worth It

Small Victories in ACA Replacement Prove Protests Are Worth It

By WSN Editorial Board

March 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While many on the right have called these protests pointless and a waste of time, the decision to keep young adults covered proves that the GOP is being influenced by the pressure coming from young protestors.

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

By Kate Holland, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Features

Many students have expressed a desire to give a warm welcome to incoming refugees after President Trump's travel ban.

Timeline of Controversial Figures at NYU

Timeline of Controversial Figures at NYU

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

February 21, 2017


Filed under News

Recently, several controversial figures have been invited to speak at NYU. This timeline presents the circumstances and the reactions to these speakers.

NYU Should Shut Down the College Republicans

NYU Should Shut Down the College Republicans

By Kouross Esmaeli, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The NYU administration should strip the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show NYU administration should strip the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show responsible and reasonable conduct

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