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Commencement Tickets Not Yours to Sell

Commencement Tickets Not Yours to Sell

By Mollie Gillespie, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With NYU school commencement ceremonies just around the corner, some people using the events as an opportunity to scalp tickets — a practice that greatly favors those with higher economic statuses.

A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

A Look Into NYU’s Latest Startup — Curtain Call

By Jacob Fox, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

If your wallet has ever winced at the price of a concert ticket, the four NYU students behind the new app Curtain Call have a solution for you.

How to not drive yourself crazy when going to the airport

By Minnie Ongsricharoenporn, Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Features

Tips to help you have a stress-free travel experience home for the holidays.

TodayTix app puts Broadway in the palm of audiences’ hand

By Nikolas Reda-Castelao, Theater/Books editor

October 7, 2014


Filed under Arts, Theater

Getting cheap tickets to high profile shows in New York can be tricky, but this new smartphone app is a game-changer.

De Blasio targets jaywalkers to stop traffic injuries

De Blasio targets jaywalkers to stop traffic injuries

February 5, 2014


Filed under News

After decades of limited enforcement, the days of a look-the-other-way attitude toward jaywalking may be over, as the New York Police Department has started ticketing jaywalkers more aggressively. Traditionally, the NYPD has taken a relatively laissez-faire approach toward jaywalking, issuing o...

Seniors to receive fewer tickets for commencement ceremony

Seniors to receive fewer tickets for commencement ceremony

February 14, 2013


Filed under News

  According to NYU’s website, graduating seniors may only request a maximum of three guest tickets for the all-university commencement ceremony at Yankee Stadium this year. This is a decrease from last year’s limit of four guest tickets per graduate. Students with large families ...