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Finishing The Semester Stress-Free Is Possible

Finishing The Semester Stress-Free Is Possible

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

As finals creep up on us, try not to fall into old habits that continue the cycle of stress.

A Place for Pups and Coffee: Boris and Horton

A Place for Pups and Coffee: Boris and Horton

By Faith Marnecheck, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Features

Miss your dog? Check out Boris and Horton, NYC's only dog cafe, for some puppy love.

Apps to Make Your Life a Breeze

Apps to Make Your Life a Breeze

By Shivani Agarwal, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under Features

Here are some apps that will help you organize your life

More Resources Needed for Roommate Relations

More Resources Needed for Roommate Relations

By WSN Editorial Board

February 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

NYU's Office of Residential Life and Housing Services must establish programs to teach its residents how to deal with a distressed roommate.

An All-Nighter Experiment

An All-Nighter Experiment

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Contributing Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As dreads and finals are approaching, many of us catch ourselves considering the idea of ditching sleep in order to get on top of our work. But, is pulling an all-nighter worth it?

Midterm Madness

Midterm Madness

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Features

Why does it always feel like midterm exams last all semester? That's because it does. Find out more here.

Pervasive Politics Are Straining Energized Activism

Pervasive Politics Are Straining Energized Activism

By Nate Torto, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The internet and social media have promoted a frenetic news cycle that does not allows us to mentally recover or devote our energy to desperately needed activism.

Pets Offer Release for Overtaxed Students

Pets Offer Release for Overtaxed Students

By Veronica Liow, Contributing Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

To better the community by decreasing mental illness and promoting physical activity, NYU should change their housing policy to allow pets in residence halls.

The Mental Health Issue

The Mental Health Issue

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

It's no secret that college students face stress on a near-daily basis. The pressures to succeed can sometime be too much of a weight to bear, pushing some students to a breaking point. Other students, meanwhile, come into NYU already grappling with issues of mental health and figuring out how to cope...

I Tried… Meditating For a Week

I Tried… Meditating For a Week

By Diya Jiang, Contributing Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Meditation can be a great source of relaxation in our busy, chaotic lives. See what our writer thought when she tried it for a week.

Adapting Is Key to Survival for Athletes

Adapting Is Key to Survival for Athletes

By Maddie Howard, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Sports

Freshman member of the Violet women's soccer team discusses the transition to being a college student athlete and life in New York.

Stakes Too High to Decline Testing for Diseases

Stakes Too High to Decline Testing for Diseases

By Nadja Zakula, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

These scientific advancements, along with the emotional comfort entailed in knowing one’s fate and genetic susceptibility, should encourage one to get tested for adult onset conditions such as Huntington’s.

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