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More Resources Needed for Roommate Relations

More Resources Needed for Roommate Relations

By WSN Editorial Board

February 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

NYU's Office of Residential Life and Housing Services must establish programs to teach its residents how to deal with a distressed roommate.

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Turning Roommate Horror Stories Into Fairy Tales

Turning Roommate Horror Stories Into Fairy Tales

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Features

RoomZoom is a matchmaking app for people looking for roommates. WSN sat down to talk with the CEO, Elien Becque

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HUMOR: Best Friends Think Rooming Together Is a Great Idea

HUMOR: Best Friends Think Rooming Together Is a Great Idea

By Louis Rodriguez, Humor Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Humor, Uncategorized

Despite warnings, best friends room together anyway.

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Staff Rants: Dec. 6 – Jan. 23

Staff Rants: Dec. 6 – Jan. 23

By WSN Staff

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Welcome to another addition of Staff Rants! While our problems may be mediocre, our frustration is monumental! Read our menial issues and hear our mighty roar!

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NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

NYU Needs a Tinder for Roommates

By Emma Rudd, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Using poorly assembled personality surveys for the roommate matching process can only hurt the experiences our first-year students.

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A Guide to Housing Gripes at NYU

A Guide to Housing Gripes at NYU

By Carlos Michael, Contributing Writer

March 21, 2016


Filed under News, University News

As fall housing approaches, students bring up concerns about how NYU handles the room and roommate selection processes.

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The Housing Issue

The Housing Issue

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2016


Filed under Housing, Special Editions

Welcome to the 2016 housing guide. We crafted this with the intent that you’ll be able to start looking for your next place to live with the reassurance that you’re making the right choice. Home is where the heart is, so you’ll want to make sure that you love your home! Inside this issue, you’...

Stephanie Wu pens book inspired by NYU experience

Stephanie Wu pens book inspired by NYU experience

August 24, 2014


Filed under Features

Everyone has that one, crazy roommate story — it’s a classic icebreaker for parties, especially living in New York City, where you have probably had more than just one strange housing situation. Even pop culture — shows like “New Girl” and “Friends” — focus on the question: can these two...