In the Wake of Tragedy, Why Does NYU Keep ‘Sweeping It...

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...

The Hidden Feature

THE HIDDEN FEATURE Natasha Roy, Editor at Large January 29, 2018 In this city, it can feel nearly impossible to find something that’s your own — something that’s...

A Perspective on Creating in College: Bailey Gore

NYU is home to a seemingly endless number of programs that emphasize a culture of creation and artistic expression. Generally speaking, being a student...

Side Hustling, Chapter 3: Wait — Roosevelt Island Is Real?

After accidentally destroying her roommate’s computer, Valerie must pick up a series of odd jobs in order to rectify the situation. As I tuck Miles...

Pier 40 is a Soccer Oasis in a Concrete Desert

Pier 40 is home to worn-down multi-purpose turf fields that serve the purposes of baseball, soccer or any other sport that players who descend...

A Hard Summer’s Work

The first thing that hits you when you enter a field of corn is the smell. The corn itself doesn’t have much of a...

If Buildings Could Hold Memories

As I lie in bed I can’t help but look out the window At the Manhattan skyline grid that comforted me on restless nights On other...

Chinatown, Manhattan

Whenever someone asks, “Where are you from?” my answer is I was born and raised in Japan, but I’m ethnically Taiwanese. This “but” represents...

While You Were Here 2019

Here you are balancing the purple cap on your head with the help of a couple hairpins, the tassel perfectly dangles next to your...

Paris Extinction Rebellion

On Friday, Oct. 11, I attended the final day of the Extinction Rebellion protest in Paris. The Extinction Rebellion is an international movement that...

Postcard Poems

There are parts of New York City that just speak to your soul. Be it a quiet park, a bustling bookstore or a crowded...

Next Bus Stop, NYC

Riding the bus is a scenic public transport alternative. The window panes serve as picture frames, capturing picture-perfect street scenes that aren’t available to...