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All content by Krishang Nadgauda
Two participants of the 2017 Cyber Security Awareness Week hackathon. (via csaw.engineering.nyu.edu)

Hundreds Participate in Tandon’s Cyber Security Competition

The multi-day event bills itself as “the largest student-run cyber security event in the world.”
November 12, 2018

With more than one in four organizations experiencing hacks and a predicted global shortage of two million cyber security professionals by 2019, NYU is working to train the future...

India’s Rising #MeToo Movement

India’s Rising #MeToo Movement

Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the Supreme Court was far from the end of the #MeToo movement — just look at the recent push in India to hold sexual assaulters accountable.
October 30, 2018

Editor’s note: This article contains references to sexual violence. On Oct. 8, journalist Priya Ramani accused her former colleague, India’s Junior Minister of Foreign Affairs...

Sound the Alarm Less Often

Sound the Alarm Less Often

October 9, 2018

Grumbling students forced out of their residence halls during a fire drill have become a common fixture of NYU culture. Fire drills are, to put it lightly, annoying and inconvenient....

Starving From My Social Media Fast

Starving From My Social Media Fast

One week of forced hiatus from social media.
September 25, 2018
A one-week social media hiatus revealed to the writer that the way social media connects us makes it essential, contrary to the growing argument to put it down entirely.