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Luca Richman

Luca Richman, Social Media Editor

Luca Richman is a Steinhardt sophomore majoring in Media, Culture, and Communication. Originally from Ridgewood, New Jersey, he is passionate about the intersection of social media, journalism, and entertainment. He is also a big soccer fan, San Pellegrino enthusiast, and Oxford comma advocate. You can find him on instagram @luca_richman or email him at [email protected]

All content by Luca Richman
A group of concert attendees holding their phones up high in the foreground, and a performer clouded by orange mist in the background.

Photo: V100 return headlined by Baby Keem

May 4, 2022

The V100 concert is one of the most anticipated events of NYU’s Spirit Week. This year, it was headlined by Baby Keem. (Staff Photo by Luca Richman)

An image of Bobst Library, looking down on the ground-floor atrium. On each level, metal screens run from the floor to the ceiling.

Photo: Ranked: Quintessential NYU experiences

May 2, 2022

Bobst Library. (Staff Photo by Luca Richman)

A map of the locations Insomnia Cookies delivers to in New York City. Two distinct delivery zones are shown, separated by a street.

Photo: Off-Third: Stop gerrymandering, Insomnia Cookies

April 5, 2022

(Staff Illustration by Luca Richman)

Misha Tyutyunik painting a colorful mural on a beige brick wall. He is wearing a black jacket, hoodie and beanie. He holds a paintbrush in his right hand and a cup of black paint in his left.

Photo: Ukrainian artist Misha Tyutyunik unveils a new mural in the Ukrainian Village

March 28, 2022

Ukrainian muralist Misha Tyutyunik collaborated with Citizens Bank and the Ukrainian National Women's League of America to create an interactive installation in the heart of Manhattan’s Ukrainian Village....

A close-up shot of the guardrails at Bobst Library.

Photo: Bobst Library’s enduring history of suicide

March 7, 2022

The aluminum guardrails at Bobst Library were constructed as a permanent installation in 2012. (Staff Photo by Luca Richman)

All NYU athletic facilities will remain closed until further notice. (Staff Photo by Luca Richman)

Photo: A guide to NYU’s spring 2022 reopening policies

January 24, 2022

All NYU athletic facilities will remain closed until further notice. (Staff Photo by Luca Richman)

Oliver Kleban is a senior on the men’s soccer team. NYU’s student-athletes returned to practice and competitions after experiencing NYU and NCAA COVID-19 restrictions during the 2020-21 school year. (Image courtesy of NYU Athletics)

NYU soccer 2021 recap: rekindling the love of the game

The NYU soccer program’s emotionally charged return to the pitch is shown through the resiliency of the women’s season and the dramatic nature of the men’s season.
December 10, 2021

With COVID-19 and the accompanying often-suffocating NYU and NCAA restrictions beginning to recede, NYU’s student athletes returned to practice and competition in full force...

Tony Rocha is a midfielder with the New York City Football Club and Sean Davis is a midfielder with the New York Red Bulls. While seemingly different, there are many common parallels between the rivaling teams. (Images via Wikimedia Commons,  Staff Illustration by Ryan Kawahara)

New York’s soccer scene: a clash of corporate ownership

Delving into the dynamics that form the heated rivalry between New York City FC and New York Red Bulls.
October 6, 2021

Just over eight years since the rivalry between the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC began, it’s becoming more and more clear that one side of New York is winning on the...