Letters to the Graduate, From the Graduating

https://youtu.be/L9ZyMUL1P2Q Read a transcript of Maxine's poem here: Graduating... _is like breaking up with the person you lit candles for, bought roses for, made mixtapes for, like...

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...

Exposure | Jay Shin, Tattoo Artist

Jay Shin is a Korean tattoo artist at Black Fish Tattoo. He specializes in minimalistic and fine line designs, though he is not limited...

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...

Side Hustling, Chapter 2: Men Are From Mars, Kids Are From...

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

An Alarming Affair, Chapter Two: Ned

I stumbled away from Tanya. If she thought she was in the clear, she was wrong. I still had my eye on her. There...

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...

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. 

Jackson Heights

Jackson Heights WSN’s Photo Editor Alina Patrick visited Jackson Heights last week, challenged herself to walk up to strangers and ask to take their photograph. Words...

We Feed, Chapter 4

“But take heed to yourselves, lest your hearts be weighed down with carousing, drunkenness, and cares of this life, and that Day come on...

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...

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...