NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Shawn Paik

Shawn Paik, Editor-at-Large

Howdy. Y'all can just call me Uncle Lightnin'. I been shootin' since I was just a boy down in Chattanooga, Tennessee. I shot everything from kids to politicians. I even shot a few small animals in my time. They say I got a shutter fast as lightnin', and that's why they call me Uncle Lightnin'. 'Fore this, I worked as a photo intern for the good ole' Chattanooga Times Free Press, the grand uncle of the New York Times. Ye ever need a good shot, I'm yer guy.

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Joy Ladin is the first openly transgender employee of a Jewish Orthodox Institution.

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September 8, 2015
Joy Ladin is the first openly transgender employee of a Jewish Orthodox Institution.

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September 8, 2015
Joy Ladin is the first openly transgender employee of a Jewish Orthodox Institution.

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September 8, 2015
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April 29, 2015
Paul Tran has won numerous poetry slam awards including “Best Poet” and “Pushing the Art Forward” at the national college poetry slam.

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April 16, 2015
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April 16, 2015
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April 16, 2015
Lila Bales, 6, chalks in the middle of a rally in Washington Square Park on Saturday.

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April 12, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 2, 2015
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April 1, 2015
DJ Jazzy Joyce of Hot 97, left, appeared in NYU’s annual “Women on the Move” panel along with Estelle, Kathy Iandoli, Chaka Pilgrim and Jessica White, not pictured, in Kimmel on Wednesday.

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March 26, 2015
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March 26, 2015
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March 26, 2015
Chloe Chik is the campaign director of the College Democrats at NYU.

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March 12, 2015

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March 12, 2015
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March 5, 2015
Christopher-Sebastian McJetters relates the intersectionality between race and speciesism.

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March 3, 2015

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March 3, 2015

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March 3, 2015
The Tuesday performance was Chance’s latest New York show since June and featured tracks from his 2013 mixtape, “Acid Rap,” and his 2012 album, “10 Day.”

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March 3, 2015
Chance the Rapper throws water onto the crowd.

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March 3, 2015
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March 3, 2015