NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Mimi Demas

Mimi Demas

May 2, 2018

Mimi Demas is a sophomore studying English and Journalism in CAS. She identifies as a black bisexual cisgender woman. She comes from a low socioeconomic background. Because her parents moved from Africa...

Weston Richey

Weston Richey

May 2, 2018

Weston Richey is a senior studying English and Philosophy in CAS. They identify as white, homosexual and gender nonconforming. They have mobility issues with their knees. They come from a low socioeconomic...

Protestors from SLAM and NYU Divest occupy the staircase of the Kimmel Center for University Life on March 28.

Divest and SLAM Relocate to Kimmel, Escalate Occupation

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor March 28, 2018
After three days of occupying the Bonomi Family Admissions Center, NYU Divest and SLAM have relocated their occupation to the staircase of the Kimmel Center for University Life.
March for Our Lives in Central Park on Saturday, March 24.

Exposure | Signs of Change

By Echo Chen, Multimedia Editor March 26, 2018
After attending The March for Our Lives on Saturday, it is apparent that the movement is inclusive of the intersectional aspects of gun violence.
Gallatin Business Club’s Women in Business panel.

A Woman’s Place Is at the Top

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Managing Editor March 19, 2018
A Gallatin alum and the Gallatin Business Club teamed up for the Women’s Professional Leadership Panel, which showcased six women succeeding up in the ranks of their respective fields.
A pro-planned parenthood rally on Feb. 11, 2017 in Washington Square Park.

A Crash Course on the Four Waves of Feminism

By Natasha Roy, Managing Editor-at-Large March 19, 2018
Feminism has evolved from many different shapes and forms. Here's a quick rundown on the four waves of feminism.
Jenny Murray, director of ¡Las Sandinistas! at the Intercontinental in Austin, TX.

Sandinistas — Lost Lives and Preserved Legacies

By Hailey Nuthals, Editor-at-Large March 19, 2018
WSN sits down with Jenny Murray to discuss her "Las Sandinistas!” — a film about the women who fought during Nicaragua’s 1979 revolution and helped shape the following government.
Where to Find Your Next Apartment

Where to Find Your Next Apartment

By Carol Oliveira, Contributing Writer March 9, 2018
WSN examines what it's like to live off campus by talking to NYU students doing just that.
Exposure | Lookalike: Dogs and Their Owners

Exposure | Lookalike: Dogs and Their Owners

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor March 5, 2018
The saying goes: you become the people you surround yourself with. Sometimes, you become your dog instead.
Lil Uzi Vert was likely the mystery performer of the now rescheduled Violet 100 Concert.

Rumored Lil Uzi Vert Violet 100 Concert Canceled

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief March 1, 2018
NYU's Program Board canceled the Violet 100 Concert, in which Lil Uzi Vert was expected to be the mystery headliner.
A statue in NYU's Catholic Center observes students as they make their decisions on what to give up for Lent.

HUMOR: NYU Students Give Up Paying Tuition for Lent

By Genevieve Goodman, Contributing Writer February 20, 2018
While others give up TV shows or certain foods for Lent, some at NYU are giving up paying for tuition.
Dan Liu F/W 2018

Dan Liu F/W 2018

By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor February 10, 2018

Classical music permeated the entire venue. This was not just any other classical music though. There was spunk and funk added to modernize the classical. Similar to the music, Dan Liu does just that...