Washington Square News

Washington Square News

Washington Square News

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Attendees discussed a wide range of topics from inequality to innovative school curriculum.

Steinhardt’s Community Gets Together to Discuss Education Reform in New York City

April 18, 2018
Frontier 2018, a K-12 education conference organized by Steinhardt’s alumni brings experts, teachers and students to discuss education reform in NYC
Algorithm for Change is a $1.5 million dollar competition designed to encourage innovative thinking and application of artificial intelligence, machine learning and augmented reality. It seeks to address challenges in U.S. post-secondary education with a particular focus on low income, underrepresented and first-generation students.

Algorithm for Change: Inspiring Innovation in Education

March 19, 2018
This new competition will reward a total of $1.5 million dollars to inventors and entrepreneurs who want to better education through technology.
Where to Find Your Next Apartment

Where to Find Your Next Apartment

March 9, 2018
WSN examines what it's like to live off campus by talking to NYU students doing just that.
A Dove advertisement at the CVS on Astor Place.

CVS So Sick and Tired of the Photoshop

February 12, 2018
CVS is joining the fight against Photoshop.
An accompanied child walks through the streets of New York (Photo by Echo Chen).

Racist Tendencies Are Not Inherent, Study Finds

February 8, 2018
A recently study conducted by NYU researchers suggests that children are not inherently racist.