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Two Student Protestors Arrested at Rave for Israel’s 70th Birthday in WSP

Two Student Protestors Arrested at Rave for Israel’s 70th Birthday in WSP

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

What started as a celebration of Israel's 70th birthday in Washington Square Park ended with the arrests of two NYU students.

Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

By Kristina Hayhurst and Sarah Jackson

April 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Hundreds of students, including survivors of mass school shootings, assembled in Washington Square Park on Friday to call for comprehensive gun control.

Exposure | Pillow Fight

Exposure | Pillow Fight

By Katie Peurrung, Deputy Photo Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Exposure, Multimedia

Despite the “fight” in pillow fight, Saturday’s annual event in Washington Square Park felt more like a celebration than a battle. Pillow fighters young and old wailed on each other with fervor as feathers flew into the air. The first broken pillow brought cheers as its fluffy contents float...

New York City Remembers MLK on 50th Anniversary of Final Speech

New York City Remembers MLK on 50th Anniversary of Final Speech

By Paul Kim, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under City News, News

An event paying tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. was held in Washington Square Park Tuesday night on the 50th anniversary of his last speech.

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

By Noah Mutterperl, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under City News, News

A memorial service was held Thursday in Washington Square Park for firefighter and NYU alum Tripp Zanetis (CAS '03), who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq earlier this month.

Break a Sweat Without Breaking The Bank

Break a Sweat Without Breaking The Bank

By Rachel Buigas-Lopez, Creative Director

March 26, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Working out alone can be boring but going to classes around the city is expensive. Here are some hidden gems that won't drain your wallet.

WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Hundreds of women went on strike in Washington Square Park on International Women's Day this Thursday to rally for a variety of causes, including sanctuary for immigrants and more rights for labor unions.

Exposure | Lookalike: Dogs and Their Owners

Exposure | Lookalike: Dogs and Their Owners

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Exposure, Multimedia

The saying goes: you become the people you surround yourself with. Sometimes, you become your dog instead.

WSN Alumnus Alphabetizes Life and Love at NYU

WSN Alumnus Alphabetizes Life and Love at NYU

By Julia Fields, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Books

Ian Mark captures every students’ feelings of loneliness by writing from experience. He lived it and now he shares his story in new book "Love from Amanda to Zoey."

WaSquaPa Is Not Just Ours

WaSquaPa Is Not Just Ours

By Wayne Chen, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The NYU community often takes Washington Square Park for granted, but it's not our park to begin with.

NYUAD Exhibit Comes to Washington Square

NYUAD Exhibit Comes to Washington Square

By Devanshi Khetarpal, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

A new photography exhibit portraying refugee life in Djibouti from NYU Abu Dhabi opened at 19 Washington Square North on Feb. 4.

HUMOR: Park Squirrels Stock Up on Cocaine for the Winter

HUMOR: Park Squirrels Stock Up on Cocaine for the Winter

By Ben Eisenberg, Contributing Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Columns, Humor

Winter's going by real fast this year.

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