Author Archive: Amanda Regalado

NYU Sanctuary: Politics or Protection?

NYU Sanctuary: Politics or Protection?

  BY AMANDA REGALADO The bitter, blustering February wind outside matched students’ moods inside. New York University’s student government members—about 40 presidents and senators— sat disheveled in the colloquium room. Their eyes jetted anxiously to one another, sharing concern with each glance. Trump’s first month in office and his anti-immigrant […]

 
 

For Millennials, Every Day Is Cat-urday

For Millennials, Every Day Is Cat-urday

By AMANDA REGALADO  There were 25 of them.  Some snoozed atop hanging shelves, some swatted catnip-filled mice, others massaged their claws into fleece blankets. A 20-something-year-old couple plopped down on a couch where a tiny fur ball slept.  The woman whipped out her iPhone, Snapchatting selfies as proof of her […]

 
 

I’m Hooked!

I’m Hooked!

By AMANDA REGALADO

 
 

5 Recipes You Must Try Before #Avocadogate

5 Recipes You Must Try Before #Avocadogate

By AMANDA REGALADO  With the Trump administration threatening to institute a 20% tariff on all Mexican goods, Millennials are crying out, “#avocadogate!”

 
 

Rayne Ellis

Photo of Rayne Ellis in Manhattan's Lower East Side.

  By AMANDA REGALADO “The world crushes everybody,” 20-year-old Rayne Ellis said. “I am being crushed, but who cares. I am here. I am paying $70,000 a year so I am going to do something.” Inspired by absurdist philosophy and her mother’s tenacity, Ellis said she wants to help change […]