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The Former Downstein Manager’s $5 Million Lawsuit Against NYU and Aramark, Explained

The Former Downstein Manager’s $5 Million Lawsuit Against NYU and Aramark, Explained

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

May 3, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, NYU, Top Stories

Detailed summary of the lawsuit being filed against NYU and Aramark by a terminated employee.

Lawsuit From Former Downstein Manager Reveals Aramark Misled Public About Insensitive Black History Month Meal

Lawsuit From Former Downstein Manager Reveals Aramark Misled Public About Insensitive Black History Month Meal

By Sayer Devlin, Alex Domb, Kristina Hayhurst, and Jemima McEvoy

May 3, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, NYU, Top Story

NYU and Aramark face a five million dollar lawsuit. The suit alleges wrongful termination of an Aramark employee after February's insensitive Black History Month meal.

De Blasio’s Endorsement of SLAM Will Not Change Anything

De Blasio’s Endorsement of SLAM Will Not Change Anything

By WSN Editorial Board

September 29, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It is an admirable effort that de Blasio wants to help SLAM and get representatives in the board, but ultimately his help will do little for the cause

De Blasio Endorses SLAM, Discusses Racist Statues, Does Not Take Questions

De Blasio Endorses SLAM, Discusses Racist Statues, Does Not Take Questions

By Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under City News, News, Top Story, University News

Mayor Bill de Blasio visited his old Weinstein dorm room. During his visit, he said he would consider taking down certain statues and supported SLAM's objective of getting a student on NYU's Board of Trustees.

Protect Your Environment and Wallet With Food for All

Protect Your Environment and Wallet With Food for All

By Jillian Harrington, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

The new app Food for All seems to kill two birds with one stone: offering restaurant-quality food at discounted prices while limiting food waste and, in turn, helping the environment.

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Avocado

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Avocado

By Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Dining, Features

Here's a list of places to get dishes with avocado near each dorm!

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Mexican Food

Eat Your Way Around Each Dorm: Mexican Food

By Pamela Jew, Staff Writer

April 18, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features, Top Stories

Here are the best Mexican food restaurants around each dorm.

I Tried…Eating Gluten-Free at NYU Dining

I Tried…Eating Gluten-Free at NYU Dining

By Drew Lederman, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Dining, Features

Our writer tried to go gluten-free on dining hall food this week.

The 2017 Housing Guide

The 2017 Housing Guide

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing, Special Editions, Top Story

When the Housing Guide came out last year, I remember poring over it with my prospective roommate: grabbing a stack, ripping them up and ordering the dorms in various ways. We made pro and con lists, analyzed the possible room choices and Google Mapped the distances to our classes. Room tours, upperclassmen...

Weinstein Hall

Weinstein Hall

By Kaitlyn Wang, Co-managing Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $12,476 – $16,692 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 5 minute walk to WSP, 20-25 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, R, A, C, E, 6 Shuttle: Yes For first-years who prefer rolling right out of bed and into class, Weinstei...

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