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The Health Issue

The Health Issue

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2017


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

Health comes from the ethereal to very physical — whether a motivational quote gets you through the day or slipping on a condom gets you through the night, many factors help college students simply survive the day-to-day grind of school, work and everything in between. While neither the wide-eyed...

High Plastic Surgery Rates Are a Malignant Side-Effect of Porn Industry

High Plastic Surgery Rates Are a Malignant Side-Effect of Porn Industry

By Cara Zambrano, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion

By succumbing to plastic surgery, young women accept that their partners' sexual pleasure is more important than their own.

Ask the Sexpert, Don’t Be Shy

Ask the Sexpert, Don’t Be Shy

By Riley Goodell, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Features

NYU's Ask the Sexpert service provides a safe and accepting atmosphere for students to ask questions regarding sexual health.

Zika Virus Does Not Justify Rights Infringement

Zika Virus Does Not Justify Rights Infringement

By Connor Borden, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The presence of the Zika Virus has led to some governments taking action that infringes on the rights of women to be sexually active.

Sexual Assault Courses Probe for Good Reason

Sexual Assault Courses Probe for Good Reason

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

January 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Student privacy an earnest discussion about sexuality are both important -- university administrations must take care not to sacrifice too much of one for the sake of the other.

NYU professors work to improve sex talks between fathers and sons

NYU professors work to improve sex talks between fathers and sons

By Ankita Bhanot, Contributing Writer

September 16, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Two NYU Silver professors received a $4 million federal grant to enhance father-son communication about sexual health in disadvantaged communitites.