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Manasa Gudavalli

Manasa Gudavalli, Editor-at-Large

Manasa Gudavalli is a fourth-year studying a strange combination of psychology, mathematics, journalism, and chemistry. They refer to themselves as a Sigmund Freud stan. Whether that’s ironic or not is up to you to find out. You can find them on Instagram @manasa.gudavalli and @gudavalli.photography.

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A building with a green accent color with large signs reading “GOLF” and “SNACKS” on the rooftop.

Photo: Nightlife in the city: How to have fun when you’re under 21

Sep 23, 2022

A mini-golf course at Pier 25. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

People holding yellow and red signs saying “Human Rights in India are Under Attack.”

Photo: First-ever South Asian New York Fashion Week reclaims origins

Sep 22, 2022

Protestors chant and hold signs outside of the South Asian New York Fashion Week show at the High Line Nine galleries. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

Emma Gage standing on a themed pink picnic table.

Photo: Melke combines playful wearability with crafty sustainability

Sep 19, 2022

Emma Gage, the founder of Melke, poses for photos in the Sunken Living Room in Spring Studios. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

The entrance of Rubin Hall with an NYU flag and a green overhang.

Photo: Opinion: NYU is eliminating its cheapest dorm option

Sep 16, 2022

Despite Rubin Hall’s lack of amenities and space, the low cost option has remained popular for many NYU students. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

Andrew Kwon poses next to a mannequin in a black dress.

Photo: Andrew Kwon enters his evening wear era

Sep 14, 2022

Andrew Kwon showcases his Spring/Summer 2023 collection. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

A person sits against a tree while reading a book in Washington Square Park. Foliage and other parkgoers can be seen in the background.

Photo: 2 NYU students report sexual assault in Washington Square Park

Sep 13, 2022

File photo: A person reads in Washington Square Park, in September 2020. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

An illustration of a COVID-19 vaccination card in the background. In the foreground is a half-full syringe on the left and a bottle of COVID-19 vaccine on the right.

Photo: Updated COVID booster soon available at NYU, but not yet required

Sep 12, 2022

The newly authorized COVID-19 boosters targeted at the omicron variant are available to those 12 years and older. (Illustration by Manasa Gudavalli)

A person in a gray shirt stands to the left of a student at a graduation ceremony. They are posing in front of a crowd of graduates with their families and a moving bus.

Photo: Biden student loan forgiveness plan a late first step, NYU students say

Sep 6, 2022

The Biden administration’s Public Service Loan Forgiveness program may provide relief for NYU students who graduate with student loan debt. (Manasa Gudavalli for WSN)

A group of photographers standing and crouching on the zebra-striped crosswalk.

How to get away, even if you’re stuck

A glimpse into how our photographers de-stressed during the summer.
Sep 2, 2022