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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Rachel Buigas-Lopez

Rachel Buigas-Lopez, Creative Director

Graphic design is her passion. Over the summer, she worked as an Art Design intern for The New York Times. Now, she's a junior studying Integrated Digital Media at Tandon. She was born in Florida and raised in Texas — which means she is still trying to figure out how many jackets she needs in the winter. Outside of newspaper, and sometimes at newspaper, she spends her time fawning over photos of greyhounds that are bigger than any apartment she will be able to rent in Manhattan.

All content by Rachel Buigas-Lopez
Rachel Buigas-Lopez

Rachel Buigas-Lopez

May 8, 2020

I often cite joining WSN as the best decision I ever made. It completely changed my college experience for the better. Being in a basement, working with other college students...

CrimeBot2.0

Photo: Crime Bot

September 23, 2018

Photo by Rachel Buigas-Lopez

Photo: Go Forth and Eat Vegan

October 25, 2018

Photo by Rachel Buigas-Lopez

Silver Steel Band performs “Under the Sea” from Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at the Maker Faire in Westport, Connecticut.

Photo: Westport, Connecticut

April 23, 2018

Silver Steel Band performs “Under the Sea” from Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at the Maker Faire in Westport, Connecticut.

The Fitness Feature

The Fitness Feature

March 26, 2018

Fitness. It’s something we love to hate. But like it or not, being active is an incredibly important part of our health. It’s been proven that taking the time to plan physical...

The Rise NYC hosting a class in Washington Square Park.

Break a Sweat Without Breaking The Bank

March 26, 2018
Working out alone can be boring but going to classes around the city is expensive. Here are some hidden gems that won't drain your wallet.