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SSC holds vigil for victims of South Asian earthquake

SSC holds vigil for victims of South Asian earthquake

By Carmen Russo, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Student Government held a vigil to honor the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Afghanistan, Pakistan, and other regions of South Asia on Monday, October 26, 2015.

100 Voices app speaks out about sexual assault

100 Voices app speaks out about sexual assault

By Farhin Lilywala, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


Filed under City News, News

100 Voices Strong, a campaign against sexual abuse, gives a voice to victims around the country.

Cosby case reveals toxic sexual assault climate

Cosby case reveals toxic sexual assault climate

By WSN Editorial Board

December 2, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Allegations against Bill Cosby are resurfacing a decade after they first appeared. The current social climate dismisses the voices of victims.

Rape prevention should focus on aggressors, not victims

Rape prevention should focus on aggressors, not victims

By Christina Coleburn, Staff Columnist

October 28, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Since the Kansas City Star exposed the horrifying details of the Maryville, Mo. rape case on Oct. 12, the public has scrambled to make sense of the chilling allegations. Daisy Coleman, who courageously chose to release her name, claims a 17-year-old high school senior raped her in January 2012 when she...

Hurricane Sandy victims still struggle despite plentiful resources

Hurricane Sandy victims still struggle despite plentiful resources

May 2, 2013


Filed under Opinion

Hurricane Sandy hit New York City hard, along with neighboring areas such as New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and others. Although the storm took place in October 2012, many New Yorkers are still struggling to recover from the destruction and devastation Sandy caused. New York City has drafted a...