NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

The Dining Issue

The Dining Issue

By Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor April 10, 2017

The Dining Issue

The Dining Issue

By Yasmin Gulec, Dining Editor April 10, 2017

Some people love fairy tales, but I personally love stories about food. Food and the way we consume it has evolved so rapidly — you can even see the changes in tastes and preferences by comparing a Washington...

Be Good or Be Gone: McSorley's Old Ale House

Be Good or Be Gone: McSorley’s Old Ale House

By Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer April 10, 2017
McSorley’s Old Ale House, true to its name, is one of the oldest saloons in New York City. As soon as customers walk into the establishment, they are taken to a different time and place. Suddenly, it is no longer 21st century New York.
Staff Response: Time is Ticking

Staff Response: Time is Ticking

By Washington Square News Staff April 6, 2017

EDITORS' NOTE: Washington Square News deeply apologizes to Dean Gabrielle Starr for any misrepresentation or harm this may have caused her. Putting her as the subject of the cartoon misconstrued its meaning...

Letter to the Editor: Time is Ticking

Letter to the Editor: Time is Ticking

By John Beckman and Fred Schwarzbach April 6, 2017

To the editor, The editorial cartoon "Time is Ticking" is deeply offensive in its implication that Gabrielle Starr is a "token." It is an insult to NYU, but most especially to Dean Starr, who entered...

The Arts Issue

The Arts Issue

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor April 6, 2017

The Arts Issue: Venn Diagrams

The Arts Issue: Venn Diagrams

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor April 6, 2017

This issue is a love poem to Venn diagrams. It is an ode to intersectionality. It is a peace offering to partisanship. I’m a very graphic learner. At the age of nine, I learned how to waterski...

April 5, 2017

Take Research for Granted at NYU

Take Research for Granted at NYU

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor April 3, 2017

NYU helps students engage with their studies outside of the classroom — no matter your area of interest, there’s a grant for that. The following seven recurring research grants are among the most notable...

The Research Issue

The Research Issue

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor April 3, 2017

The Research Issue

The Research Issue

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor April 3, 2017

Research is contemplation in action. Although it can involve extensive reading and long hours in the lab, it is not a passive activity — research is the pursuit of information to better the world we...

The Search for Research

The Search for Research

By Kaitlyn Wang, Managing Editor April 3, 2017

NYU’s status as a research university means that the school is dedicated to both education and pushing the boundaries of knowledge. The vast amount of research conducted at NYU allows students to be...