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The Old Town Square in Prague, one of NYU's study abroad destinations. (via NYU Tisch)

Study Abroad Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank

By Paola Nagovitch, Contributing Writer February 8, 2019

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...

A carousel in Spain. (Photo by Jemima McEvoy)

Immersed in Spanish Culture at NYU Madrid

By Paola Nagovitch, Abroad Editor November 5, 2018

Like many students who are studying abroad for the first time, I had high expectations as to where I would get to travel. Never having been to Europe before, I compiled an extensive list of cities I wanted...

La Boca

Swapping New York For Buenos Aires

By Olivia Garcia, Contributing Writer October 2, 2018
Most people attribute Buenos Aires to being the Paris of South America with its French-inspired architecture, but Buenos Aires is very much one of a kind.
Hurricane Florence Got the Support Maria Deserved

Hurricane Florence Got the Support Maria Deserved

By Paola Nagovitch, Abroad Editor September 17, 2018
A reflection on why the coverage of Hurricane Florence should serve as a reminder of those that were left behind in the neglect of Hurricane Maria.
On Being a Student and Working

On Being a Student and Working

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor April 30, 2018
Being a student worker takes sacrifice, but it can also be rewarding.
Don’t Let ‘Sex and the City’ Take Over Our City

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

By Paola Nagovitch , Deputy Opinion Editor April 23, 2018
Cynthia Nixon is not qualified to be governor of New York.
Artist Frank Ocean

Staff Recs: Best Frank Ocean Songs

WSN staff compiled a list of the best Frank Ocean songs. So sit back, relax and let this playlist take you to the Pyramids tonight.
Gun Reform Movement Is Too White

Gun Reform Movement Is Too White

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor April 2, 2018
March for Our Lives and movements for gun reform need to incorporate Black lives and voices and push forward police gun reform as well.
Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Far From Over

Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Far From Over

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinions Editor March 26, 2018
While some efforts for recovery have been made, Puerto Rico is still struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Be a Conscious Traveler

Be a Conscious Traveler

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinions Editor March 19, 2018
Cruises and all-inclusive resort vacations can be fun and relaxing, but travelers should know the environmental and social consequences.
Don’t Underestimate the Power of Resistance

Don’t Underestimate the Power of Resistance

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor March 5, 2018
Peaceful protests have the power to enact policy change. The Stoneman Douglas High School students are the face of gun reform in the U.S.