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On Dating at NYU

On Dating at NYU

By Tyler Crews, Opinion Editor

April 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

During my first year, I grappled with the dating culture at NYU.

Tinder Is Killing Modern Romance

Tinder Is Killing Modern Romance

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Tinder is ruining Valentine's Day by reducing relationships to physicality and cyber interactions.

Meeting Up for Millennials

Meeting Up for Millennials

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Tinder, NYU students and New York City sure do make for an interesting mix.

Bumble Won’t Change Dating Norms

Bumble Won’t Change Dating Norms

By Adryan Barlia, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Despite Bumble's innovative design, it still seems hard to believe that it will cause any real change in the norms of the dating game, especially with online harassment.

Not Your Average Valentine’s Issue

Not Your Average Valentine’s Issue

By Gabriella Bower and Grace Halio

February 13, 2017


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

Whether you believe Valentine’s Day is a Hallmark holiday or the perfect excuse for a mushy date night, the holiday comes every 365 days without fail. But this year being single, coupled up or anywhere in between doesn’t have to mean 24 hours of sulking. You are in a city with over 8.4 m...

Love Apps for NYU Students

Love Apps for NYU Students

By Krista Burton, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

In a technology-dependent world, bumping into your true love on the streets of NYC seems like something that only exists in 90’s rom-coms. It can feel impossible to find a new date, hookup or friendship — no matter what you are looking for. Dating apps seem to provide the answer with limitless oppor...

Tinder Social? Not Social at All

Tinder Social? Not Social at All

By Grace Halio, Deputy Managing Editor

September 19, 2016


Filed under Opinion

When you create your own social group and preselect the other group that you’re meeting, it gets rid of the spontaneity in talking to new people.

I Tried… Going On 7 Tinder Dates in 7 Days

I Tried… Going On 7 Tinder Dates in 7 Days

By Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Features

WSN’s Features Desk is running a new series we’re calling “I Tried…” Each piece will feature a member of our staff who’s added something new, weird or a little crazy to their lives. In this installment, contributing writer Camille Larkins dives headfirst into the world of Tinder trying to...

HomeSwipe

By Kendall Levison, Features Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Elevator pitch This app distills the complicated process of finding an apartment into a few clicks and swipes. Filters like “building with elevators” or “allows pets” help you narrow your search, and HomeSwipe verifies each listing to eliminate duplicates and fakes. When you finally see an apart...

Tinder, But For the Whole Squad

Tinder, But For the Whole Squad

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under Features

A new app aims to help NYU students expand their social circle.

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

Education, job listing ruins Tinder

By WSN Editorial Board

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Tinder's newly released update challenges the bold promise of carefree dating in favor of the traditional.

Tinder gives equal power to both sexes

Tinder gives equal power to both sexes

By Richard Shu, Contributing Columnist

October 1, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Tinder may be shallow because people use it to judge others solely on appearances. However, Tinder has been valuable in equalizing gender differences when it comes to judging appearances.

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