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Ditch the Dorm After First Year

Ditch the Dorm After First Year

By Beth Sattur, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

After weighing the pros and cons of NYU housing, choosing to live in an apartment after your first-year appears to be the better alternative.

Shraddha Jajal

Shraddha Jajal

By Natasha Roy, Editor-at-Large

February 22, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Shraddha Jajal balances her life on a tightrope — with precision and grace, she never misses a step. Between balancing her dance team, two jobs and position as the Vice President of Business Administration for the Inter Residence Hall Council, it’s a wonder the CAS sophomore has time for her joint...

NRHH Lights the Torch for a New Beginning

NRHH Lights the Torch for a New Beginning

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Housing

NYU’s Torch Chapter of National Residence Hall Honorary prides itself on being dedicated to recognition and service in the residential hall community, according to its president, CAS senior Daniella Azoulay, who has been a member since her first year at NYU. This university’s chapter of NRHH, which was foun...

The Hidden Student Figures of Residential Life

The Hidden Student Figures of Residential Life

By Pamela Jew and Natasha Roy

February 22, 2018


Filed under Housing

There are a handful of students with exclusive insight into the world of NYU residential life. They live among us, but appear to be just like the rest of us. These are the nine students that make up the illustrious Inter-Residence Hall Council’s executive board. Aside from their busy lives filled ...

Life in Affinias is bittersuite at best

Life in Affinias is bittersuite at best

By Grace Halio, Deputy Features Editor

October 22, 2015


Filed under Features

WSN speaks to Gallatin Sophomore Victor Leonard who lives in NYU housing at the Affinia Hotel to set the record straight about the accommodations.

Town hall provides details on student life, services

Town hall provides details on student life, services

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor

April 9, 2014


Filed under News

The NYU Inter-Residence Hall Council held a town hall meeting on April 8 to answer questions concerning student life and services. The town hall allowed students to speak with representatives from residential life, sustainability, public safety and dining, among other departments. Panelists were giv...

Earth Matters at NYU campaigns for conscentious recycling in dorms

Earth Matters at NYU campaigns for conscentious recycling in dorms

November 22, 2013


Filed under News

By Avery Chang All too often people throw plastic bags and paper cups into the trash with other waste, instead of recycling it. But the NYU chapter of Earth Matters seeks to change that. LS sophomore Davis Saltonstall, a member of Earth Matters, has been leading a breakout group to promote better rec...