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Tandon Athletes Endure Disproportionate Struggles

Tandon Athletes Endure Disproportionate Struggles

By Bela Kirpalani, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tandon student athletes feel a disproportionate level of stress in comparison to others involved in NYU Athletics.

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Sports, school should be separated

Sports, school should be separated

April 21, 2014


Filed under Sports

Since the end of the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship, the college sports landscape has been teeming with political buzz. NCAA Tournament MVP Shabazz Napier’s comments about not having enough to eat made headlines, drawing more attention to the financial struggles of student athletes. This brought at...

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: College Sports

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: College Sports

April 20, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion

WSN's Sports Editors Francisco Navas and Chris Marcotrigiano take on the issues surrounding university athletics. Should the NCAA be footing the bills for athletes' food? Should NYU increase spending on sports? What is the future of university athletics? ...

Universities fail student athletes

Universities fail student athletes

April 9, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Although Monday may have marked the end of this year’s March Madness, the debate surrounding the toxic relationship between universities and student athletes has likely just begun. In the past few months, several controversies have come to light, including declining academic standards, potential uni...

NYU Athletes React: Coles Sports Center to be demolished

NYU Athletes React: Coles Sports Center to be demolished

March 11, 2014


Filed under Sports

NYU President John Sexton recently sent an email to the university with his approval of the final report of the University Space Priorities Working Group. Included in the report are plans to replace the Coles Sports Center. Despite a temporary setback of team displacement, NYU sports administrat...