Category: Work for Washington Square News

On-Campus Club Protests Wendy’s Restaurant Chain Labor Practices

This article was originally published in the Washington Square News. April 6, 2018 Earlier tonight, nine students and one NYU alumnus marched from the Kimmel Center for University Life to the Wendy’s on Broadway to protest the company’s treatment of its employees and its refusal to join the Fair Food Agreement. According to the Huff Post, […]

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More Feces and Urine Discovered In Broome Residence Hall

This article was originally published in the Washington Square News. March 30, 2018 Human feces and urine have been found in Broome Street Residence Hall’s laundry room, trash room and trash chute five separate times this semester, according to an email sent to Broome residents from Central Assistant Director of Residential Life Yettieve Marquez-Santana. The […]

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CAS Dean Gene Jarrett: A Semester In

This article was originally published in the Washington Square News. March 19, 2018 When College of Arts and Science Seryl Kushner Dean Gene Jarrett started his job at NYU last September, he wasn’t simply moving to New York City for a job — he was returning home. Jarrett graduated from Stuyvesant High School and left […]

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A Crash Course on the Four Waves of Feminism

This article was originally published in the Washington Square News. March 19, 2018 The Women’s March Movement declared that feminism must be intersectional — that is, it can’t just account for women who fall under one specific demographic. As Vox explained, intersectional feminism means to pay “attention to the ways the gender-based discrimination and oppression a woman may […]

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Alex Smith

This article was originally published by the Washington Square News. March 8, 2018 Alex Smith can’t tie himself down to just one passion. Instead, he plays the field, trying his hand at whatever piques his interest at the time, immersing himself in all he does.  The CAS senior has gusto. He isn’t afraid to take […]

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For Some NYU Students, New York Is Enough

This article was originally published by the Washington Square News. February 26, 2018 NYU prides itself on giving students relatively easy access to each of its 14 study abroad sites. In fact, NYU was ranked as having sent the most students — 4,481 students across the globe — abroad in the Open Doors 2017 report. For some, […]

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NYU Strives for Economic Diversity Through Opportunity Programs

This article was originally published by the Washington Square News. February 5, 2018 NYU students love to complain that the university doesn’t do enough to provide financial assistance to its students — and many of these misgivings are valid, as NYU ranks as the seventh most expensive university in the United States, according to Business Insider. Despite the university’s […]

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Most Creative: Gallatin Concentrations

This article was originally published in the Washington Square News. January 22, 2017 There is no denying the creativity of students in NYU’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Whether their concentration entails studying aspects in science, technology, engineering or mathematics, or requires them to pursue multimedia projects, Gallatin students are driven by the fact they […]

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