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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Arts Issue Fall 2019

Arts Issue Fall 2019

October 17, 2019

Food & Fun Guide 2018

Food & Fun Guide 2018

By WSN Staff August 26, 2018

As upperclassmen and first-years slowly migrate into their new or familiar NYU stomping grounds, we wanted to give you a guide to start off your new semester of discovering, eating and experiencing your...

While You Were Here 2018

While You Were Here 2018

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief May 3, 2018

A lot has changed while you were here. The university has changed, the city has changed and as a result, as is inevitable with the passing of time, you have changed. Hopefully for the better —...

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By Veronica Liow, Assistant Managing Editor May 2, 2018
Language is everything. It is how we comprehend concepts. It is how we communicate. It is a core part of society and its institutions. And these days, it seems that the words we use and how we use them have become more important than ever.
A gazebo on a grassy field is a popular spot for locals to picnic.

Talk of the Towns

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor April 22, 2018

City life can be overwhelming. I’ve felt it for a while, but when I left Manhattan for Easter I realized how much of a toll it had been taking on my mind. It’s loud here, everything is constantly in...

Fringe 2018: Streetwear

Fringe 2018: Streetwear

By Thomas Chou, Beauty and Style Editor April 18, 2018
In the last few years, fashion has beared witness to the unprecedented growth of streetwear. A style and culture originally born on the streets, streetwear and streetstyle represent a newfound freedom in fashion that rebels against the traditional constraints of couture. 
Food Consumes Us

Food Consumes Us

By Liv Chai, Dining Editor April 16, 2018

It’s a food lover’s dream to write about food and read about it as often as I do. Reading about ungodly cheese creations and finding what restaurant I should surrender all my money to next feels like...

The Technology Feature

The Technology Feature

By Tom Miritello, Audio Engineer April 9, 2018

As the Audio Engineer at WSN and a Music Technology student, I deal with technology a lot. I’ve been involved in New York City tech since I went to “Scratch Day,” an event for children interested...

The Arts Issue 2018: Movements

The Arts Issue 2018: Movements

By Ryan Mikel, Arts Editor April 5, 2018

movement (ˈmo͞ovmənt/) a group of people working together to advance their shared political, social, or artistic ideas. In my journalism class sophomore year, my professor took us to a Q&A...

The Conspiracy Issue

The Conspiracy Issue

By Yasmin Gulec , Features Editor April 1, 2018

Yasmin Gulec, Features Editor April 2, 2018 I was introduced to the whirlwind nature of conspiracy theories when I was around five. My family and I were visiting a friend’s farm in Sakarya, a province...

The Fitness Feature

The Fitness Feature

By Maddie Howard and Rachel Buigas-Lopez March 26, 2018

Fitness. It’s something we love to hate. But like it or not, being active is an incredibly important part of our health. It’s been proven that taking the time to plan physical activity into your day...

The Intersectionality Feature

The Intersectionality Feature

By Pamela Jew and Veronica Liow March 19, 2018

As we become more aware of issues related to identity, it is increasingly evident that intersectionality is a must when addressing how to tackle these. Given that intersectionality, coined by Kimberlé...