City of Dreams and Disillusionment

City of Dreams and Disillusionment By Pamela Jew, Under the Arch Managing Editor People hold New York up to a high standard, under a magnifying glass, stalk it like a new romantic prospect. They want to know...

A Class of Their Own: Defining the Stereotypes Surrounding NYU’s Programs

A Tisch student enigmatically takes a drag on her cigarette as she belts her latest solo with the accompaniment of 50 of her acting cohorts on the corner of Broadway. A Stern student dreams...

Asian Students Get Inked and Break Barriers

Twenty-one-year-old singer and songwriter Leah Dou has an international fan base — and a face tattoo. While the design is simple — a single line running from her lower lip down her neck —...

More Than Just Train Delays: What Being a Commuter Really Means

Troy Kelley, a Tisch dance junior who also majors in computer science, spent strenuous hours on campus for his classes and rehearsals before campus shut down due to the COVID-19 outbreak on March 11th....

How Students with Anxiety Disorders are Adjusting to Quarantine

During a time when people are being encouraged to stay at home and avoid interaction with others, Tisch first-year Charlie Anderson finds it difficult to avoid giving into their anxiety. For Anderson, anxiety takes...

In the Wake of Tragedy, Why Does NYU Keep ‘Sweeping It Under the Rug?’

In the Wake of Tragedy, Why Does NYU Keep ‘Sweeping It Under the Rug?' Story by Pamela Jew, Under the Arch Managing Editor Emilio Torres opened up Instagram to mindlessly scroll through posts and unsolicited ads...

Underage Nightlife and How NYC Welcome Week Pulled It Off

Women line 16th Street, decorated in their barely-there tight dresses and sky-high heels. They laugh glamorously at jokes made by the fresh-pressed, suit-and-tie men that accompany them. Bouncers smile at them while they slip...

NYU Bought a Semester’s Worth of Sustainable Straws From This Student-Run Company

The university backs Seastraws, a student-run company seeking to reduce the amount of plastic in oceans, by providing their straws in select dining halls.

Making Space for Religion at Secular NYU

The end of spring marks Melanie Mohsen’s favorite time of year. Beginning on April 23rd, she along with millions of other Muslims around the world celebrate Ramadan. During this month, the CAS senior will...

Tandon Transfers Discuss the Struggles of Leaving

The Tandon School of Engineering was founded in 1854, making it the second oldest private engineering school in the country. Previously named the Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute, the school acquired a new name...

171 Years of Black History at NYU

From the graduation of the first black student from NYU in 1848 to the first black professor hired in 1934, the history of black students and faculty at NYU is rich and filled with...

New York Nightlife Is on the Rise With the New Nightlife Mayor

In a city with a population of students dying to experience everything New York has to offer after the sun goes down, what can the office of nightlife do for us?
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