Finley Muratova, Under the Arch Managing Editor
All content by Finley Muratova
In these Q&As, two Liberal Studies sophomores discuss their fashion journeys, how they run their independent businesses via Depop and the way they use their shops to fight for the causes they hold dear.
Sep 28, 2020
With mass protests across the U.S., a lot of information can be confusing and scrambled. WSN has compiled guides and tips that could be of use to the NYU community for protesting safely. Email [email protected] to help expand this list.
Sep 24, 2020
From tailgates to sobriety, our staff has a lot of opinions on parties.
Sep 17, 2020
A lot can happen in four years of college. These three students have been on the journey of coming out as transgender, and socially or medically transitioning in order to become their most authentic selves.
May 8, 2020
Here's our staff’s random thoughts before we finish the end of the semester.
May 7, 2020
This Tisch senior thought his belongings were safely stored in his former Carlyle Court dorm room, until he was surprised with the severely damaged boxes on his doorstep.
Apr 29, 2020
Against the backdrop of mass social isolation, Cam Franklin has released a fresh batch of vulnerable music to tell their story of young love and lessons learned through heartbreak.
Apr 27, 2020
Dedicated to April being Sexual Assault Awareness Month, this personal essay details one person’s path from unlocking memories of their sexual trauma to pursuing and finding healing through compassion and understanding.
Apr 27, 2020
The NYU COVID-19 Coalition advocated for graduate student support, tuition refunds and protection for the essential workers during the inaugural event of its Virtual Week of Action.
Apr 21, 2020
From Lizzie McGuire to Lady Bird — here’s what our staff thinks about movies.
Apr 16, 2020
From durians to watermelon — here’s what our staff thinks about fruit.
Apr 9, 2020
Here’s our staff’s struggles and joys while in isolation.
Mar 26, 2020
In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, a lot of information can get lost in the panic. WSN has compiled a list of resources that could possibly be of use to the NYU community. Email [email protected] to help expand this list.
Mar 23, 2020
If predators believe in each other’s innocence in the public’s eye, why can’t we believe survivors who accuse those predators?
Mar 9, 2020
From the unnecessary and stupid rules to the struggles of learning and speaking, here’s what our staff has to say on languages.
Feb 27, 2020
The Super Bowl — whether you care about the game or not — draws parties, commercials and more. Hear our staff’s take on the subject.
Feb 6, 2020
In these video-diaries, three survivors of sexual violence share their stories of experiencing assault and the way it affected their lives.
Jan 27, 2020
College of Arts and Science sophomore Eni Owoeye fosters change and environmental stewardship by making environmental education accessible for all.
Dec 5, 2019
In honor of the semester’s final Staff Rants, we have no theme — only pent-up rage.
Dec 4, 2019
We’re all going places in some way or another. Here’s what our staff has to say about it.
Nov 20, 2019
NYU owns a lot of property, from residence halls with no heat to libraries that block out the sun to dining halls that can’t pass inspections. Read what our staff has to say about NYU’s campus.
Nov 8, 2019
Whether you associate “apple” with the fruit or the corporation, our staff has some strong opinions.
Oct 31, 2019
Twitter: Where memes come to life, where movements come to fruition, and where presidents come to rant. Hear what our staff has to say on what might be both the most multifaceted and divisive form of social media.
Oct 24, 2019
Artist Louise Lessél creates interactive experiences and turns the audience into participants in her latest projects, including Cosmic Harp, The Wave and The Black Queen.
Oct 16, 2019
Palladium might have a failing dining hall, but it’s not the only residence hall that has issues.
Oct 9, 2019
These three NYU students identify across the spectrum of asexuality and share their stories, experiences and struggles with being their authentic selves in modern Western society.
Sep 30, 2019
Six writers wrote personal letters in the form of postcard poems to their special place in the city from Battery Park to The Strand.
Sep 26, 2019
Whether you’re listening to your favorite playlist on the way to work or overhearing someone else’s at 4 a.m., music can evoke many emotions. Here’s what our staff has to say about it.
Sep 25, 2019
[from being trans while being very, very, superbly, immensely, truly trans]
Sep 19, 2019
[he or she, or they can be gone; anyone can be gone; when you die, you’re classified as “gone”]
Sep 19, 2019
[one woman, who saved tens of thousands of lives by creating an online community]
Sep 19, 2019
[binary is very binary, and I sometimes like to think it’s only a societal concept]
Sep 19, 2019
An alphabetical exploration of the non-binary experience. This is the beginning.
Sep 19, 2019
Professor Avital Ronell’s presence at NYU shows the survivors here that their experiences aren’t trusted or respected, and keeping them safe isn’t a priority of the university.
Sep 15, 2019
Some things are fun to touch, and some things aren’t — it’s not too complicated. Let our staff tell you why.
Sep 11, 2019
Welcome Week might technically be over, but it lives on forever in the hearts of our staff. Here’s why.
Sep 5, 2019
Layleen Polanco died in the city’s custody last Friday — on Monday, protestors gathered at Foley Square to call on the city to launch an investigation into her death.
Jun 12, 2019
Speakers at the 30th SPS undergraduate commencement encouraged graduates to pursue their careers with the underlying goal of changing the lives of people they work with for the better.
May 27, 2019
The Lavender Graduation honored graduating LGBTQ students from across the university on Wednesday.
Apr 26, 2019
In theory, NYU’s gender neutral housing is there to ensure the safety and comfort of transgender, non-binary and gender-nonconforming students. But does it work in practice?
Feb 21, 2019
Due to the lack of appropriate infrastructure, navigating around the NYU campus while using a mobility aid can be a challenge for students.
Jan 28, 2019
The recent government memo regarding how gender should be officially described proposes a strictly biological definition.
Nov 12, 2018