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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.

Athletes Juggle Travel and School

Athletes Juggle Travel and School

By Nalani Ogawa, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Being on the road during crucial academic time periods proves difficult for NYU Athletes.

Midterm Meltdown? Try These Study Break Tips

Midterm Meltdown? Try These Study Break Tips

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Need a break during a long study session? Here are five ways to take a breather.

Top Spots to Pull Your All-Nighter

Top Spots to Pull Your All-Nighter

By Ankita Bhanot, Deputy Features Editor

October 21, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

All-nighters — they happen to the best of us. Here are some coffee shops around campus that are open late and provide a comfortable work environment.

8 Foods That Will Serve You Better Than Coffee When You’re Dead Tired

8 Foods That Will Serve You Better Than Coffee When You’re Dead Tired

By Angela Liao, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

A list of essential foods that are scientifically proven to help you stay focused and boosted while studying!

Healthy study snacks for finals week

By Eva Luong, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Dining, Features

Get tips of the best foods to fuel your late night study sessions.

Faculty advice on finals

Faculty advice on finals

By Eva Luong, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU professors share tips on the best ways to prepare for finals.

Best ways to beat tough exams and papers this finals season

Best ways to beat tough exams and papers this finals season

By Dhriti Tandon

December 4, 2014


Filed under Features

Preparing for exams can be tough. Here are some tips from students to make studying for finals easier.

How to survive midterms

How to survive midterms

March 7, 2014


Filed under Features

It’s midterm season — Bobst is crowded 24 hours a day and students carry books as heavy as their eyelids, constantly searching for more caffeine. Assignments and tests are stressful enough, but having 40 percent of the class grade for four classes, all due within the same 48 hours, sounds impossible. Yet somehow, we manage it every semester. Here are a few tips on how ...

Study in style with these comfortable looks

Study in style with these comfortable looks

March 12, 2013


Filed under Features

In the midst of midterms, feeling overwhelmed is inevitable. Between huge exams, research papers, essays and enormous reading assignments, looking cute can easily become your last priority. Still, it is possible to retain some semblance of style while camping out in Bobst Library and dashing between ...

Recent report shows study aid abuse among college students

Recent report shows study aid abuse among college students

December 4, 2012


Filed under News

Wagner alumna Heidi T., who did not wish to give her last name, used to sit for days on end in Bobst Library, crafting schedules and to-do lists four years ago. She said she started taking aids to help her with her packed academic schedule and social life. Three months later, she found herself in a rehabilitation...

Tisch alumna explores Queer Latinas through photography

Tisch alumna explores Queer Latinas through photography

December 3, 2012


Filed under Features

The first and overwhelming impression of the atmosphere at the Las Otras: (Re)Imaging Queer [email protected] exhibition on Friday was one of fantasy. Created by Tisch alumna Lupe Salinas, who graduated from the Department of Photography & Imaging in 2011, the air of unreal is not because the displayed...