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Baby Boomer Weed Use Booms

Baby Boomer Weed Use Booms

By Deets Sharma, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under News, University News

An NYU study shows that a lot of baby boomers smoke the devil's lettuce (marijuana).

The Life of an NYU Drug Dealer

The Life of an NYU Drug Dealer

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2018


Filed under Features

Kilroy has a lot on his plate. Classes, extra curricular activities, his social life and, well, his huge drug dealing business.

An Already Digitized Weed Culture Reckons With Possible Legalization

An Already Digitized Weed Culture Reckons With Possible Legalization

By Jonah Inserra, Contributing Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU Professor Mark Kleiman wrote an op-ed in Vox last week that sparks the debate over weed legalization being the cure-all for addiction.

Pot Prohibition: Potentially Pardoned?

Pot Prohibition: Potentially Pardoned?

By Thomas Chou, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

On April 24th, a group of seven students from NYU’s chapter of Students for Sensible Drug Policy traveled to the state capital of Albany to lobby for the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act, a bill that if passed, will legalize an adult use cannabis market in New York.

Considering a Career in the Cannabis Industry

Considering a Career in the Cannabis Industry

By Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU hosts a Cannabusiness Seminar to teach students about entrepreneurship in the cannabis industry.

A Brief Guide to the Most Prevalent Campus Drugs

A Brief Guide to the Most Prevalent Campus Drugs

By Ankita Bhanot, Deputy Features Editor

October 28, 2016


Filed under Features

WSN does not support the use of illegal drugs. However, should you choose to use them (or not), read on to find out about their short- and long-term effects.

‘High Maintenance’ Raises the Bar

‘High Maintenance’ Raises the Bar

By Anubhuti Kumar, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The debut season of "High Maintenance" creates its story around a central protagonist (The Guy), giving lenses into the diverse lives of New Yorkers whose one common thread is their weed dealer.

Crime Log: March 25-April 4

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

April 4, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, News

The NYU Department of Public Safety received two reports of burglary, three reports of controlled substances, one report of harassment and five reports of larceny between March 25 and April 3. Burglary On March 27 at 4 p.m. a student filed a police report after $300 and two Metrocards disappeared ...

Crime Log: March 5-20

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, News, University News

A weekly round-up of campus crime between March 5 and March 20.

Crime Log: Feb. 26 to March 4

By News Team, Deputy News Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Crime Log, News

A weekly round-up of campus crime between Mar. 1 and Mar. 4.

Using Vices to Make Money: Taylor Deals Drugs from her Dorm Room

Using Vices to Make Money: Taylor Deals Drugs from her Dorm Room

By Alex Bazeley, News Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Taylor started dealing drugs out of her dorm room to pay for housing.

Crime log: Sept. 6 to 12

By Christine Wang, Deputy News Editor

September 14, 2015


Filed under Crime Log, News

A weekly recap of crime from around the NYU campus.

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