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Sophia Di Iorio

Sophia Di Iorio, Creative Director

Sophia Di Iorio is a sophomore in Liberal Studies but more importantly, she's a Capricorn. Don't ask her what her major is. When she's not watching scary documentaries and horror movies, she can be found in one of New York City's many museums. Look for her with the black wardrobe and fun earrings. Are you addicted to iced coffee, too? Let's talk about it! Contact her via carrier pigeon or follow her on instagram @sophia.m.diiorio.

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This year, the Oscars have seen an increase in both international names and female nominees for best picture and best director categories. This is a chance for the Academy to show that the need for equity and inclusion might become a staple within the entertainment industry. (Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

Photo: The Oscars: snubs and surprises

Mar 24, 2021

This year, the Oscars have seen an increase in both international names and female nominees for best picture and best director categories. This is a chance for the Academy to show that the need for equity...

The Unsung Struggle of Liberal Studies

The Unsung Struggle of Liberal Studies

“Oh, that’s cool … Remind me, what is it?”
Nov 11, 2019

When you’re a first-year in Liberal Studies, icebreakers are a depressing affair. Between the standard questions (“Where are you from?” or “How do you like New York?”),...

Social Media Platforms Need to Censor Better

Social Media Platforms Need to Censor Better

The decision for social media platforms to ban nudity may be for decency’s sake, but it leaves artists bare to an environment with limited means of success.
Oct 28, 2019

Instagram held a closed-door discussion on Oct. 21 with various artists and museums in an effort to break down how censorship affects artwork on the social media site. Censorship...

(Staff Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

Photo: Some Students Welcome Ronell’s Return, Others Denounce It

Sep 9, 2019

(Staff Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

(Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

Photo: ‘Identity in a Pot’ and ‘Do Do Don’t’

May 5, 2019

(Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

(Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)

Photo: 171 Years of Black History at NYU

Feb 28, 2019

(Illustration by Sophia Di Iorio)