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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Tisch sophomore Christian Corpening gives tarot card readings for other students. He was introduced to the practice last year in Washington Square Park. (Staff Photo by Jake Capriotti)

Student Tarot Card Readers Unveil Their Supernatural Beliefs

By Addison Aloian, Contributing Writer March 2, 2020

As NYU students, we are lucky to be immersed in a diverse student body with many beliefs. Among us are those who feel a deeper connection to the universe, who practice the art of reading tarot cards.  These...

Steinhardt sophomore Anneka Miller runs an Instagram account for her company, Tasty Teaspoon. She strives to promote a healthy, happy lifestyle through nutritious recipes.
 (Staff Illustration by Chelsea Li)

NYU Student Makes A Difference One Yummy Recipe At A Time

By Addison Aloian, Contributing Writer February 24, 2020

Steinhardt sophomore Anneka Miller made the Instagram account @atastyteaspoon for her business in Jan. 2019 as an outlet for her mental health. She used the account to help express her own daily thoughts,...

Mokyo, an Asian-fusion restaurant, is located along St. Marks Place. Though its storefront may seem plain, the dishes Mokyo offers are anything but. (Staff Photo by Jake Capriotti)

Make Way for Mokyo: Asian-Fusion Tapas to Die For

By Addison Aloian, Contributing Writer February 18, 2020

The question I’m constantly asked by friends and family is, “What’s the best part of living in New York?” Without hesitation, one answer comes to mind: the food. New York City is filled with...

SERRA ALPINA by Birreria in Eataly is a trendy restaurant on social media. Despite the unique concept, it provided a rather underwhelming experience. (Staff photo by Alex Tran)

Trendy Italian Restaurant Puts Style Over Substance

By Addison Aloian, Contributing Writer February 12, 2020

When I returned to New York after being away for winter break, I was looking forward to one thing in particular: food. The restaurants in the city are arguably some of the best in the world, and if I’m...

Sophomore Valentina Parra-Rodriguez with model Jacob Elordi. Students frequently run into celebrities in NYC. (Photo by Zendaya Coleman)

Lessons From Celebrity Encounters Told By NYU Students

By Addison Aloian, Contributing Writer February 10, 2020

One of the best parts about living in New York is constant celebrity sightings. As NYU students, we can brag that we walk past stars on the daily whether it’s strolling by the Kimmel Center for University...