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Kyler James

Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

September 11, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Kyler the Wizard is one of the locals of Washington Square Park. He's the go-to-guy for all fortune telling and general wizardry.

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Everyone Should Find Time to Play Chess

Everyone Should Find Time to Play Chess

Henry Cohen, Staff Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under OPINION

There are so many great ways to unwind after a grueling day of classes. However, few distractions can prove as entertaining and mentally stimulating as chess.

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Here’s Why Bernie Sanders Has the Youth Vote on Lockdown

Here’s Why Bernie Sanders Has the Youth Vote on Lockdown

Anne Cruz and Lexi Faunce

April 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS, University News

A breakdown of Bernie Sanders' speech and reasons for his movement being favorable among millennials.

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Pillow Fight Ruffles Feathers in WSP

Pillow Fight Ruffles Feathers in WSP

Rebecca Oh, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

A city-wide pillow fight took place under the Washington Square Park arch on Saturday, April 2.

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FemmeCare drive highlights health issue

FemmeCare drive highlights health issue

Carmen Russo, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

An NYU student started a drive to collect feminine hygiene products for homeless women and girls in the NYC area.

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Vigil held in WSP to commemorate lives taken by suicide

Vigil held in WSP to commemorate lives taken by suicide

Abraham Gross, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

In honor of Suicide Prevention Month, Active Minds at NYU hosted a vigil to commemorate those who have lost their lives to suicide.

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GSOC protests over contracts, benefits

GSOC protests over contracts, benefits

Larson Binzer, Deputy News Editor

December 3, 2014


Filed under NEWS

GSOC held a rally to protest NYU's lack of a contract to extend benefits and higher pay to working graduate students on Tuesday, Dec. 2.

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Washington Square Christmas tree lighting ceremony celebrates its 88th year

Washington Square Christmas tree lighting ceremony celebrates its 88th year

December 6, 2012


Filed under NEWS

Speaking to nearly 200 people ranging from six months old to 60 years old on a brisk Wednesday night, Manhattan borough president Scott Stringer had one simple question. “Are the kids ready for the countdown?” Stringer asked the crowd. After exDriver Robot - Top Converting Driver Productcited and eager voices peppered the park, the 45-foot Washi...

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