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The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

The Clothing Co. and What You Didn’t Know About the Ethics of Fashion

By Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features, Top Stories

Founder of The Clothing Company and NYU alumnus Jayesh Baldota shares his vision for his line of organic cotton clothing.

Beauty and Style at Your Doorstep

Beauty and Style at Your Doorstep

By Pamela Jew, Contributing Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Thanks to these NYC start-ups you'll never have to leave your dorm to go shopping again.

Website games seek to revolutionize job search

Website games seek to  revolutionize job search

By Dhriti Tandon, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2014


Filed under Features

A website called pymetrics uses games to help users determine what careers they may be good at. It could offer students some guidance in determining majors and future careers.

Day in the Life: Avni Parikh

Day in the Life: Avni Parikh

April 21, 2014


Filed under Features

LS freshman Avni Parikh has been interested in global education since she was in middle school. By ninth grade, she started an organization called Let’s Hope International which raised money through jewelry sales. The accessories were designed by Parikh and other volunteers. The money raised was for...

Students give nonprofit charity personal touch

Students give nonprofit charity personal touch

April 17, 2014


Filed under Features

Two NYU students are working to give nonprofits a boost. Stern sophomore Josh Dean and Steinhardt sophomore Alexandra Cardinale launched Live To Give, a website that provides users with a platform to raise money for nonprofit organizations, on March 31. Live To Give uses personal stories to fun...

Alum’s start-up brings nature into city life

Alum’s start-up brings nature into city life

April 7, 2014


Filed under Features

CAS alumna Sarah Knapp is using her organization OutdoorFest to bring nature back to New Yorkers typically immersed in the city concrete. Knapp works with other NYU alumni, including Tisch alumnus Ben Gross, Stern alumnus Camille Aussourd and Gallatin intern Jaime Hall to connect New Yorkers to...