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Study Abroad Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank

Studying abroad is transformative, but it can also be financially stressful. If you are planning to go abroad for a semester or a whole year, you have probably chosen your location partially because you...

Immersed in Spanish Culture at NYU Madrid

From the perspective of someone currently studying at NYU Madrid: the benefits of exploring your home-away site.

Swapping New York For Buenos Aires

After bearing through the 11-hour flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport, I landed in Ezeiza International Airport in the city of Buenos Aires. Unaccustomed to the Argentinian-Spanish accent that surrounded me at the...

Hurricane Florence Got the Support Maria Deserved

It has been a year since Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory, on Sept. 20 as a Category 4 storm. In that year, Puerto Ricans suffered the largest electricity blackout...

On Being a Student and Working

I was not allowed to work during high school. My mom discouraged it, urging me to instead focus on my studies. I’m grateful for her decision because I am now a student at NYU,...

Don’t Let ‘Sex and the City’ Take Over Our City

In March, Cynthia Nixon announced her bid for governor of New York. Since declaring her candidacy, the former “Sex and the City” actress has cultivated an image of the average New Yorker who loves...

Staff Recs: Best Frank Ocean Songs

There is no such thing as a “best” Frank Ocean song, as evidenced by his four critically acclaimed albums –– “Nostalgia, Ultra,” “Channel Orange,” “Endless” and “Blonde” –– 19 charting singles and various mediums...

Gun Reform Movement Is Too White

On March 24, millions marched across the country at the March for Our Lives alongside and in solidarity with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students demanding gun reform. While this movement is inspiring, it...

Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Far From Over

Six months after Hurricane Maria made landfall, many news outlets have moved on from the story. Some outlets such as The Washington Post and The New York Times have continued to report on the...

Be a Conscious Traveler

As you settle back into reality after spring break and patiently await summer vacation, consider how you can be a conscious traveler during your next adventure. Ethical traveling entails being aware of how and...

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Resistance

Widespread student activism has emerged in the aftermath of the Stoneman Douglas High School massacre in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14. Students and teachers have united to stage protests in Florida and across the...