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...

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...

Underground

Underground WSN’s Photo Editor’s five-hour journey on the 6 train, photographing strangers both aware and unaware of her lens. Words and Photos by Alina Patrick, Photo Editor   I...

When You Hate Your Gallatin Concentration (And Everything Else, Too)

“Dad, I promise the $70,000 a year is worth it.” Story by Pamela Jew, Under the Arch Managing Editor Illustrations by Sophia Di Iorio, Creative Director Chapter One I...

Housing Guide 2019

New York City has a lot of hells: Times Square on New Year’s Eve, Penn Station at rush hour, the halal cart line at...

Overcoming Inaccessibility

Brian Cheng’s decision to attend NYU was not based exclusively on his academic successes or the school’s reputation. When the time came to apply...

Influential 2018

No one at NYU can be influential simply because making an impact on a university of 50,000-plus students doing 50,000 different things is nearly...

Exposure | Winter on the Square

Winter is met with chattering teeth and migration to warmer lands. But for over 40 years, WSN photographers have braved the New York winter...

The Long Way Home

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

Trans Students Can’t Be Defined, Despite the Memo

Sweating and panting from a rehearsal with his dance crew, Keith walked over to his bag to dig out his phone. He had a...

Fringe Fall 2018 | The Dinner Party: Where Style Is Served

Dinner parties are the intersection of food and fashion, whether that be dressing yourself or dressing the table.

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

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.