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Closing Frats Will Not Truly Dismantle Them

Closing Frats Will Not Truly Dismantle Them

By WSN Editorial Board

November 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

While we agree that Greek life organizations accused of misconduct should be punished and regulated, cutting ties with them completely is the wrong approach.

Puerto Rico Needs a Voice

Puerto Rico Needs a Voice

By Allison De La Bastida, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Trump's reaction to the mass shooting in Las Vegas was exactly the type of response a president should have when dealing with such a sensitive matter. But, where was it in Puerto Rico?

NYU Mourns for Las Vegas

NYU Mourns for Las Vegas

By Alex Domb, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under News, University News

A group of NYU clubs rallied together to host a vigil in remembrance of of Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas.

AIDS Crisis Should Be More Culturally Emphasized

AIDS Crisis Should Be More Culturally Emphasized

By Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

September 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

On 9/11, 2,606 people died in New York City. To date, more than 100,000 New Yorkers have died of AIDS. The New York City AIDS Memorial holds no names, because their tragedies were hidden as cultural blasphemy.

“Newtown” Highlights the Aftermath of Mass Shootings

“Newtown” Highlights the Aftermath of Mass Shootings

By Zach Martin, Editor-at-Large

October 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

In a stunningly poignant portait of grief, Kim A. Snyder's documentary of the Sandy Hook shooting brings us back to the awful fact that the events that day were not just a stunning addition to a saddening statistic, but real people who lost their lives.

How NYU Remembers 9/11

How NYU Remembers 9/11

By Diamond Naga Siu, Lexi Faunce, and Abraham Gross

September 12, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories

NYU students discuss how they commemorate Sept. 11 fifteen years after the tragedy.

NYU shows solidarity with Paris after Friday attacks

NYU shows solidarity with Paris after Friday attacks

By News Team

November 16, 2015


Filed under News

An overview of Friday's attacks in Paris.

NYU Reacts: Korean ferry tragedy

NYU Reacts: Korean ferry tragedy

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Deputy News Editor

April 22, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

All over the world, people continue to mourn the sinking of the South Korean Sewol ferry on April 16. South Korean President Park Geun-hye said on Monday that the crew’s actions during the incident were unforgivable and murderous. Crew members are facing charges while the search for passengers co...

NYU Wellness Center inadequate for student needs

NYU Wellness Center inadequate for student needs

February 28, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In its most recent report, released in spring 2013, the American College Health Association detailed the overall health and well-being of college students across the country. The study found that sometime within the past 12 months, 31.8 percent of undergraduate students had felt “so depressed th...