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The Troubles of Rolling Around the Big Apple

The Troubles of Rolling Around the Big Apple

By Diego Maguina Razuri, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

NYC lacks transportation resources and amenities for people with disabilities and senior citizens in wheelchairs.

HUMOR: A Derailed Relationship

HUMOR: A Derailed Relationship

By Laura Rubio, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Humor, Uncategorized

An angry New Yorker writes a break-up letter to the MTA.

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Studying abroad in Florence next semester? Here are four things you should know before you go.

Two Tandon Professors Win CAREER Awards

Two Tandon Professors Win CAREER Awards

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

March 22, 2017


Filed under City News, News, NYU, University News

Two Tandon professors have recently received CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation for researching the future of urban energy and transportation.

Coral Tower

Coral Tower

By Thomas Price, Opinion Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen Estimated yearly cost: $13,048 – $18,494 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 15 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: L, N, Q, R, W, 4, 5, 6 Shuttle: Yes Coral Tower is an upperclassmen residence hall at 14th Street ...

How Athletes Cope With Travel Time

How Athletes Cope With Travel Time

By Marshall Winfield, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

As a competitive college athlete, traveling is just part of the game. How do student-athletes balance travel, school and social lives?

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

Tandon Students Help Design Hyperloop at SpaceX Headquarters

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

A group of Tandon students succeeded in the Hyperloop design competition in 2016. They traveled to California in January to compete at the SpaceX headquarters.

Safe Ride Needs To Get Better

Safe Ride Needs To Get Better

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Safe Ride should be an assertion of NYU’s concern of campus safety and an insurance that every student get home safely, but instead, it falls short of its promises and expectations and ends up being another frustrating tool.

Shut Up and Drive: Students Complain About the Efficiency of Safe Ride

Shut Up and Drive: Students Complain About the Efficiency of Safe Ride

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Safe Ride, NYU's free night time transportation service, faces much grumbling, but Assistant Director for Transportation Services Greg Rivas discusses the improvements they plan to make.

Commuter Students Talk NYC Transit Safety

Commuter Students Talk NYC Transit Safety

By Herman Lee, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under City News, News

NYU commuter students speculate about the safety of NYC's transportation systems after two major transit mishaps.

The NYU Alum on the Hoboken Train Crash

The NYU Alum on the Hoboken Train Crash

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

September 30, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories

On Thursday, Sept. 29, Allie Cai boarded the New Jersey Transit train from Secaucus, NJ to Hoboken, NJ for another day of work. She just graduated from CAS with a degree in Economics, and she commutes every single day on this route to reach her job in Manhattan; once in Hoboken, she transfers to the P...

NYU Students Aren’t Settling For Walking Everywhere

NYU Students Aren’t Settling For Walking Everywhere

By Camille Larkins, Staff Writer

September 27, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Walking isn't the only way to get to class. These students got creative with their forms of transportation.

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