Up & Comers 2019

Success can be a tireless job. Your parents call you on the phone to say “Congrats!” Your friends boast about your constant hustle. Your...

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...

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...

The First Year Away

I spent my first year abroad in Paris through the Liberal Studies First-Year Away program. I called it an adventure. My brother called it...

Magic and Glitter in Brooklyn: Interpreting the World Through Drag

After coming out as nonbinary in 2018, Gallatin sophomore Milenka Bermanova realized that some of their talents such as applying expressive makeup on themselves...

Encountering Trauma in the Classroom

Content Warning: This article contains mentions of racial trauma, slavery, violence against Black and Brown bodies and racial slurs that can be disturbing or...

The Housing Guide 2018

Before coming to NYU, I spent countless hours watching YouTube videos and reading forums about NYU residence halls before making the sacred choice. With...

What Did NYU Look Like 25 Years Ago?

WSN pored over archives from 1993 and found that NYU life hasn't changed as much as you would think. 

While You Were Here 2020

Firstly, thank you to every contributor to this issue! It wouldn’t have happened without you. Thank you, Guru, for trusting Mandie, Sammy, Ale and...

Ace-ing It in New York

Swipe right on Tinder, Badoo or Bumble. What’s next? Maybe meet them at a bar or ask them out through a text. You’ll make...
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Fringe Spring 2019 | One Last Dance

                                                        Maybe you were prom queen, or maybe you didn’t go to prom at all. Maybe you went with a date, or maybe you flew...

The Long Way Home

After moving out of Manhattan as a high school senior, Nina Lehrecke has embraced her three-hour trek to school.