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Professions in the Digital Age

Professions in the Digital Age

Molly Dolan, Social Media Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Social media has become such an integral part of our everyday lives that it’s hard to imagine aspects of our lives without it — including our professional lives. Now, as students preparing to enter the workforce, we are faced with the growing demand of jobs revolving around social media that are...

I Guess We’re All Addicted

I Guess We’re All Addicted

Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

If someone asked me whether or not I’m addicted to social media, I’d say no. When I think of social media addicts, I envision a room full of people scrolling through Instagram and messaging people on the internet, remaining completely oblivious to the fact that an actual human being is within arm’s...

Social Media, Internships and Everything In Between

Social Media, Internships and Everything In Between

Emily Conklin, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Yes, the rumors are true: social media matters, and your employers are stalking you. Now more than ever, young applicants’ social media accounts are being scrutinized during the hiring process, whether it’s a full-time position or an unpaid internship. Once upon a time, our profiles used to...

The Social Media Issue

The Social Media Issue

Ryan Mikel and Molly Dolan

November 13, 2017


Filed under Read This Week's Issue, SPECIAL EDITIONS, Special Issues, TOP STORY

There is no denying social media has transcended the intentions of its forefathers and impacted past, present and future generations alike in unprecedented ways.

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Vibe Out

Vibe Out

Jalil Johnson, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

Is it just us, or are you feeling the NYU Vibes too?

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Where Do You Meme?

Jordan Reynolds, Arts Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

How do NYU students get their memes? Why do some opt for Facebook and others for Twitter? Read more to find out.

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Blue Whale Challenge: A Game No One Can Win

Blue Whale Challenge: A Game No One Can Win

Lara Dreux, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under OPINION

In an era of global warming, materialism, protectionism and world poverty, adolescents jumping from rooftops for the sake of a game is the ultimate sign that mankind is at loss.

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Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Snapchat Leads the Social Media Game

Adryan Barlia, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Facebook's and Instagram's mimicking of Snapchat's features prove that Snapchat is leading the evolution of social media.

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The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

The iPhone Is a Part of Human Anatomy

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under OPINION

The physical symptoms of not having your phone within reach — higher blood pressure, increased heart rate, worsened anxiety and poor cognitive performance, — suggest that the smartphone has become a part of human anatomy.

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Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Even though Pepsi is by no means the only company guilty of using social justice in their product tactics, this ever growing trend of abusing activism for companies’ personal gain needs to be called out and stopped.

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Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

Smartphones Are The Newest Drug For Students

Adryan Barlia, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under OPINION

Almost all NYU students can agree that being on their smartphones is perhaps a more appealing option than sitting on a desk working on assignments for hours on end, which is similar mentality that comes into play with drugs.

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