Alexandra Cohen, Opinion Editor
All content by Alexandra Cohen
COVID-19 is fake and so is my nose, but thanks to the university, only one of them can be seen in the classroom.
Sep 28, 2022
Kate Berlant stamped her name onto an annoyingly entertaining alt-comedy show that revives live theater.
Sep 23, 2022
The new social media craze is an exercise in connection and memorialization.
Sep 21, 2022
In a response to a previous article, Liberal Studies’ own Alexandra Cohen admits that she was wrong and that college rankings do matter — when they’re good.
Sep 14, 2022
Welcome, or welcome back! WSN staff shares our thoughts and feelings about the start of the semester.
Sep 1, 2022
You get more things when you’re confident, so fake it ‘til you make it.
Sep 1, 2022
Google Docs is superior. It’s time to abandon the other options.
Apr 27, 2022
The No. 1 thing to take advantage of in New York City is your own two feet.
Apr 13, 2022
It’s time to stand up against the drawn-out responses to “where are you from?” of our Bay Area peers.
Apr 1, 2022
NYU followed the lead of other New York City colleges by lifting masking restrictions, but they’re still staying unnecessarily cautious.
Mar 31, 2022
The recent allegations that Columbia University exaggerated statistics to improve its US News & World Report ranking demonstrate that it’s past time to retire the false prestige of college rankings.
Mar 23, 2022
New York City has removed the mask mandate in public schools, but it is an irresponsible choice to have also gotten rid of proof of vaccination requirements.
Mar 11, 2022
TikTok’s choice to extend the maximum video length to 10 minutes will exacerbate the already rampant spread of misinformation on the video-sharing app.
Mar 2, 2022
Following the news that another campus building was marred by a swastika, NYU and its students need to take a stand against antisemitism.
Feb 24, 2022
NYU students prove the old axiom that if everyone’s different, nobody is.
Feb 17, 2022
The viral daily word game slows us down and brings us together. That force for unification should be more appreciated.
Feb 9, 2022
In light of the rapidly declining omicron numbers and a high vaccination rate, NYU made the right decision to drop certain COVID-19 restrictions.
Feb 4, 2022
The return of in-person classes has brought the return of printed syllabi. NYU should take action to go paperless.
Jan 31, 2022