NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

The Conspiracy Issue

The Conspiracy Issue

By Yasmin Gulec , Features Editor April 1, 2018

Yasmin Gulec, Features Editor April 2, 2018 I was introduced to the whirlwind nature of conspiracy theories when I was around five. My family and I were visiting a friend’s farm in Sakarya, a province...

The Intersectionality Feature

The Intersectionality Feature

By Pamela Jew and Veronica Liow March 19, 2018

As we become more aware of issues related to identity, it is increasingly evident that intersectionality is a must when addressing how to tackle these. Given that intersectionality, coined by Kimberlé...

Up-and-Comers 2018

Up-and-Comers 2018

By Jemima McEvoy, Editor-in-Chief March 8, 2018

We’re not just university students. We’re journalists, YouTubers, coders, organizers, historians, investors and entrepreneurs. We’re all at the cusp of breaking into the industries that we will...

The Awards Feature

The Awards Feature

By Ryan Mikel and Molly Dolan March 5, 2018

Let’s face it: the Academy Awards is not the end-all, be-all for measuring aptitude and success in the film industry. Every year there are snubs. Every year there is controversy. However, the ceremony...

The Abroad Feature

The Abroad Feature

By Carine Zambrano and Anna Letson February 26, 2018

New York City is a world in itself. In Manhattan, from the Financial District to Washington Heights, every neighborhood has its own quirks and idiosyncrasies. So much so that countless books, movies and...

The Housing Guide 2018

The Housing Guide 2018

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Managing Editor February 22, 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 unknown, random roommates in mind, I knew if at...

Fashion Week F/W 2018 Highlights

Fashion Week F/W 2018 Highlights

By Thomas Chou, Beauty & Style Editor February 20, 2018

Every time New York Fashion Week swings back around, it is impossible not to find yourself in a state of inspiration. In this artistic and cultural hub that we call home, NYFW brings together some of the...

The Love & Sex Feature

The Love & Sex Feature

By Andrew Heying and Laura Shkouratoff February 12, 2018

As Valentine’s Day quickly approaches once again, without anyone ever really asking it to, the time has arrived for another Valentine’s Day special here at WSN. Love is hard in college, and the city...

The Money Feature

The Money Feature

By Sayer Devlin, Managing Editor February 5, 2018

Money rules the world around us. It determines what clothes we wear, what jobs we pursue, what food we eat, what classes we take and so much more. Covering the finances of NYU and its communities seemed...

The Hidden Feature

The Hidden Feature

By 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 hidden away from everyone else.
School Superlatives 2018

School Superlatives 2018

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Managing Editor January 22, 2018

Ah, the superlatives section of the yearbook brings back the greatest memories of high school heirarchy. The final days of senior year I flipped through the massive brick that was my yearbook, looking...