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Ditch the Dorm After First Year

Ditch the Dorm After First Year

By Beth Sattur, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

After weighing the pros and cons of NYU housing, choosing to live in an apartment after your first-year appears to be the better alternative.

Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

By WSN Editorial Board

November 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Now, more than ever, universities must make an effort to welcome and integrate its international students into the university’s community.

My Dog Ate My Homework and Other Excuses

My Dog Ate My Homework and Other Excuses

By Kate Holland, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Hear what student's best excuses are for missing class; you might learn some new tricks.

Money Hacks for the Thrifty Violet

Money Hacks for the Thrifty Violet

By Kalkidan Tadese, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

College is expensive, and living in the city is too. But being an NYU student allows you to take advantage of multiple discounts.

The Spirit Issue

The Spirit Issue

September 6, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Top Story

Why is NYU lacking in so much school pride?

Notions of indoctrination at colleges extreme

Notions of indoctrination at colleges extreme

By Christina Coleburn, Opinion Editor

December 1, 2014


Filed under Opinion

While liberals may outnumber conservatives at universities, the lack of instances of legitimate indoctrination and increasingly corporatized model of higher education demonstrate that the collegiate “continuum of leftism” is not as genuine as D’Souza suggests.

General perception of sexual consent woefully distorted

General perception of sexual consent woefully distorted

By Lena Rawley, Contributing Columnist

September 26, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Media representations of sex do not always promote consent, leading consumers to believe that consent is not a necessary part of sexual intimacy.