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Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

By Carmen Russo, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2015


Filed under News, University News

An NYU professor has been working as a sanitation worker, studying the types of things that people throw away.

Steinhardt sophomore works toward sanitation, water supply in Nicaragua

Steinhardt sophomore works toward sanitation, water supply in Nicaragua

September 16, 2013


Filed under Features

  Karahola is a 400-person village in southern Nicaragua, reachable by car or horse. It may not seem noteworthy, but for Steinhardt sophomore Sophie Hollingsworth, it is a place with great potential for growth and improvement. In 2012, Hollingsworth founded AquaAid International, a...

New Yorkers should mind personal health

New Yorkers should mind personal health

February 6, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Ever since I can remember, I’ve been teetering on the proverbial line between suffering from obsessive-compulsive disorder and being downright disgusted by people’s vile public habits. With the recent flu and norovirus epidemics, my trepidations have become unbearable with every subway ride and trip...