Washington Square News

Weekly Sports Update: Sept. 2 to Sept. 8

Weekly Sports Update: Sept. 2 to Sept. 8

By Bela Kirpalani, Editor at Large

September 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

A recap of the past week for the Violets.

The City’s Best Spots to See Cherry Blossoms

The City’s Best Spots to See Cherry Blossoms

By Lauren Baensch, Contributing Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Features

It's cherry blossom season! Here are places to see the blossoms before they're gone.

New Hirings Lead Women’s Volleyball Revamp

New Hirings Lead Women’s Volleyball Revamp

By Bela Kirpalani, Deputy Sports Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

Following a disappointing 2017 season, the women's volleyball program hopes to improve, starting with two new hires and a fresh philosophy.

Resort Wear: Necessity or Just Passe?

Resort Wear: Necessity or Just Passe?

By Jalil Johnson, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Resort wear may not be significant to those who don't travel in the fall/winter, but it is a growing presence in the fashion industry.

Women’s Volleyball Falls Short in Seasonal Debut

Women’s Volleyball Falls Short in Seasonal Debut

By Alex Domb, Contributing Writer

September 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU women's volleyball falls short in first tournament to open the season.

Weekly Sports Update: April 17-23

Weekly Sports Update: April 17-23

By Nika Woodfill, Deputy Sports Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Here's a look at how NYU's athletic teams have fared this week in WSN's final weekly update for the semester.

Martin and Varney: On the Ice to Behind the Bench

Martin and Varney: On the Ice to Behind the Bench

By Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

With recent success on the ice, the NYU hockey program can look behind the bench for a legacy of dedication to both the sport and the team.

Costumes for you and your squad

Costumes for you and your squad

By Alexandra Webb, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Dressing up alone has its treats, but these group Halloween costumes can add a bit more fun to this year's spooky celebration.

WSN Recipes: Roasted parsnips with asparagus

WSN Recipes: Roasted parsnips with asparagus

April 15, 2014


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Take a sun-soaked stroll through the Union Square Greenmarket and you will notice an abundance of seasonal produce. The spring harvest offers an array of delicious fruits and vegetables that may not have been available during the New York winter. While slaving over the oven would be a waste of a...

Chandler’s absense directly causes Knicks’ poor performances

Chandler’s absense directly causes Knicks’ poor performances

December 3, 2013


Filed under Sports

If you look at the New York Knicks today, it is difficult to fathom how this is largely the same team that reached the Eastern Conference semifinals last season. In their first 16 games, the Knicks have registered an abysmal 3-13 record. The Knicks’ problems are not too difficult to ascertain....

Violets overtake Brandeis Judges in final home game of season

Violets overtake Brandeis Judges in final home game of season

February 25, 2013


Filed under Sports

The Violets played their final home game of the regular season on Saturday Feb. 23, against the Brandeis University Judges in Coles Sports Center. NYU won the game 59-57. On Feb. 22, the Inter-Greek Council and the Commuter Student Council hosted a sports rally for the basketball game as part of the...