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Aleksandra Goldberg

Aleksandra Goldberg, UTA Voices Editor

Aleksandra Goldberg is a CAS senior studying English, creative writing and journalism. When she’s not writing she can often be found spilling her drink for no good reason, working through her Goodreads challenge, or arriving at the function 10 minutes early (just in case). Follow her on Instagram @aleksandra.gb or Twitter @aleksandra_gb_.

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I used to be an RA. Here’s why I quit.

Working as a resident assistant at NYU means navigating a minefield.
February 18, 2022

When I applied to NYU, I knew I would be paying most of my tuition. I don’t come from a family that could afford a robust college savings account. My parents help me when they...

NYUs Sexpert, Alyssa LaFosse, is a trained resource for students to consult about their sexual health. (Photo by Aleksandra Goldberg)

Alyssa LaFosse says it’s okay to talk about sex

NYU’s Sexpert is here to talk about anything. Seriously, anything.
December 10, 2021

Behind the bright, clean doors of NYU’s Student Health Center primary care waiting area sits a small, cozy room — the office of resident HIV counselor and Sexpert, Alyssa LaFosse....

How College Helped Me Let Go

How College Helped Me Let Go

October 4, 2018
As a first-year, the anonymity that NYU gives you is incredibly freeing.
We Still Don’t Hold Sexual Assaulters Accountable

We Still Don’t Hold Sexual Assaulters Accountable

September 5, 2018
The pastor who assaulted Ariana Grande is just another instance in a long string of unchecked sexual assaults.