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An Asian model from the Nina Tiari F/W 2017 runway show. New York Fashion Week is featuring  more models in all colors, shapes and sexualities.

Photo: Changing the Face of Fashion

Mar 23, 2017

An Asian model from the Nina Tiari F/W 2017 runway show. New York Fashion Week is featuring more models in all colors, shapes and sexualities.

This french toast from Friend of a Farmer was both delicious and sustainable.  Here are 9 restaurants near campus that practice sustainable and ethical cooking.

Photo: Sustainable Restaurants Near NYU Campus

Mar 22, 2017

This french toast from Friend of a Farmer was both delicious and sustainable. Here are 9 restaurants near campus that practice sustainable and ethical cooking.

This pink ruffled shirt fits in with the spring/summer 2017 runway trends. In fact, Michael Kors incorporated subtle ruffles in over 50 looks in his spring/summer collection.

Photo: Spring Runway Trends: Caught or Dropped?

Mar 20, 2017

This pink ruffled shirt fits in with the spring/summer 2017 runway trends. In fact, Michael Kors incorporated subtle ruffles in over 50 looks in his spring/summer collection.

This past Monday, NYU Law school opened the Center on Race, Inequality and the Law. This space allows students and faculty to openly discuss issues about race, inequality and leadership.

Photo: NYU Law Spearheads Dialogue on Inequality and Race

Mar 6, 2017

This past Monday, NYU Law school opened the Center on Race, Inequality and the Law. This space allows students and faculty to openly discuss issues about race, inequality and leadership.

Along with creams and serums, use a mask to soak up oil, dry up impurities or add moisture.

Photo: Perfect Your Beauty Sleep

Feb 27, 2017

Along with creams and serums, use a mask to soak up oil, dry up impurities or add moisture.

A healthy diet is important for NYU athletes to optimize their performance. To avoid spending time and money on off-campus food, dining halls can provide nutritious meals as well.

Photo: How Athletes Maintain a Healthy Diet

Feb 27, 2017

A healthy diet is important for NYU athletes to optimize their performance. To avoid spending time and money on off-campus food, dining halls can provide nutritious meals as well.

A NYU public safety car. There is some confusion around campus concerning public safety’s protocol for sexual assault notification.

Photo: Students Not Alerted on All Instances of Sexual Assault

Feb 24, 2017

A NYU public safety car. There is some confusion around campus concerning public safety’s protocol for sexual assault notification.

Food delivery apps such as Seamless and Postmates have increased in popularity drastically over the last few years.  If people continue to value convenience of delivery over the social aspect of restaurants, the food industry may be in trouble.

Photo: Will Takeout Take Out Restaurants?

Feb 22, 2017

Food delivery apps such as Seamless and Postmates have increased in popularity drastically over the last few years. If people continue to value convenience of delivery over the social aspect of restaurants,...

More NYU schools are collaborating with each other. In particular, the Tandon School of Engineering and NYU Law are working together on a new master’s program in Cybersecurity Risk and Strategy.

Photo: NYU’s New Joint Degree in STEM and Law

Feb 21, 2017

More NYU schools are collaborating with each other. In particular, the Tandon School of Engineering and NYU Law are working together on a new master’s program in Cybersecurity Risk and Strategy.

Elmer Holmes Bobst of NYU’s Bobst Library was an anti-semite. Thus, the Black and Brown Coalition wants the building renamed.

Photo: NYU Namesakes – Controversial or Historical?

Feb 21, 2017

Elmer Holmes Bobst of NYU’s Bobst Library was an anti-semite. Thus, the Black and Brown Coalition wants the building renamed.

Exposure | New York City: Day to Night

Exposure | New York City: Day to Night

Feb 6, 2017
The transformation of New York City each day is a sight to behold on its own.
NYU law students sent a letter to their former classmate, Jared Kushner, to remind him of the power he has to change the country for the better.

Photo: NYU Law Classmates Appeal to Alum Jared Kushner

Feb 6, 2017

NYU law students sent a letter to their former classmate, Jared Kushner, to remind him of the power he has to change the country for the better.

Facade of Gallatins NYU building, home many distinct majors (Renee Yang)

Photo: From Decolonial Computing to Queer Theory, These Gallatin Students Are Concentrating on Change

Oct 15, 2018

Facade of Gallatin's NYU building, home many distinct majors (Renee Yang)

Retinol, or Vitamin A1, is an anti-aging ingredient that’s available through prescriptions and even at the drugstore

Photo: Try Using Retinol Products in Your Skincare Routine

Feb 3, 2017

Retinol, or Vitamin A1, is an anti-aging ingredient that’s available through prescriptions and even at the drugstore


Although gluten-intolerance is becoming a more widely compensated in food products, NYU dining halls do not offer very many options.

Photo: Are Dining Halls Safe for Celiacs?

Dec 5, 2016

Although gluten-intolerance is becoming a more widely compensated in food products, NYU dining halls do not offer very many options.

Ironically, as this photo was being taken, someone’s Tapingo drink was stolen.

Photo: The Tapingo Thieves

Nov 14, 2016

Ironically, as this photo was being taken, someone’s Tapingo drink was stolen.

NYU has made efforts to help undocumented students obtain college educations for the past two years.

Photo: Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

Sep 22, 2016

NYU has made efforts to help undocumented students obtain college educations for the past two years.