NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Students debate prison reform, criminal justice policies

Students debate prison reform, criminal justice policies

By Katherine Stein, Staff Writer April 3, 2015
Students from four NYU political organizations gathered on Thursday to debate prison reform.

NYU Reacts: Sexual assault education

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor March 25, 2015
Students react to NYU's new online sexual misconduct education program.

Livin’ la vida loca: Madrid

By Sidney Butler , Contributing Writer February 26, 2015

Going abroad should be a time of hard work and educational pursuits, but don’t let intellectual activities keep you from having a blast in a foreign country. At NYU Madrid, one of the oldest NYU Global...

Live like the queen on a pauper’s budget

By Julie Ciccone, Staff Writer February 26, 2015

London is notorious for being an expensive site to study away, but if there’s one thing New Yorkers and NYU students can appreciate, it’s finding a decent bargain. Saving money is especially important,...

Sunny streets, delicous eats

By David Bologna , Staff Writer February 26, 2015

Ancient architecture, breathtaking views and a maze of streets make Florence the perfect city to explore on a sunny day. 10 a.m. Start your day with a strut down Tornabuoni for some serious designer shopping....

Save some sights for a rainy day

By Bryna Shuman, Staff Writer February 26, 2015

In Florence, a city filled with beautiful museums, art galleries and churches, it is easy to find a way to spend a rainy day. 9:00 Start your day off with a quick cappuccino and cream-filled croissant...

Top 5 eateries for a Buenos Aires bite

By Daniel Yeom, Staff Writer February 26, 2015

Buenos Aires’s diverse culinary scene offers everything from cheap neighborhood eateries to upscale dining destinations that are redefining Argentinian cuisine. Here is our pick of the bunch. La Cabrera:...

Buenos Aires after dark: Top 5 places to party

By Marina Zheng, Features Editor February 26, 2015

Floreria Atlántico: Upon first glance, Floreria Atlántico looks like a flower shop. But little do passersby know, in the basement there is a dimly lit and intimately sized speakeasy bar. Aside from the...

Tips for being vegan in Berlin

By Ariana DiValentino, Staff Writer February 26, 2015

It turns out that for being the land of wurst, Berlin’s vegan scene is arguably the best outside of New York City. Options abound for cruelty-free eaters: 100% Vegan It’s a good time to be a vegan...

Internships enrich study away

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-Chief February 26, 2015

For CAS junior Sabine Teyssier, interning was an integral part of the experience of studying away in Accra, Ghana. Teyssier worked with two different organizations that allowed her to explore her interest...

From food to fabric: top 5 activities

By Emily Bell, Blogs Editor February 26, 2015

Reggae Night at Labadi Beach: To get a taste of Ghanaian nightlife and relax on the beach, head to Reggae Night at Labadi Beach on Wednesdays which is perfect for hanging out with a group of friends and...

Travel tips

By Nina Jang, Deputy Features Editor February 26, 2015

Before you can start the memorable experience of studying away, you first have to pack. To reduce any existing stress and put to rest any questions, consider the advice of fellow NYU students to master...