Daphne Schermer

Writer | Liberal Studies

“My big fat Greek ego”

  • The Ballers of NYU: Tisch Students

    You can spot a Tisch kid a block away in the lower Manhattan neighborhood of Greenwich village, which surrounds NYU’s “campus”, home to one of the country’s top film schools. This previousl

  • Joe Biden: Not Your Goofy Uncle

    According to the White House's website, the "primary responsibility of the Vice President of the United States is to be rea

  • America's Absence in the International Criminal Court

    What do you think should happen to Nazi-war criminals? Should they be tried in a court of law or should they be killed without question? What about those who committed genocide in Rwanda’s bloody ci

  • How to Make Money by Going on Vacation

    As college students, we are away from campus about 3 months out of the year. At NYU especially, during our infamously long winter break, it can feel as though we are embarking on a mini summer break.

  • How to Fight Terrorism: "Don't do stupid shit."

    Last week I left off with the questions: Can terrorist attacks be stopped? Or how should the U.S. respond to threats of terrorism in a world where the probability of an attack is on the rise, albeit

  • Why you should give a f*ck about terrorism

    So someone wants you dead -- what next? Do you run, hide, or fight? What if it’s not you personally, but your country or neighborhood? Do you close all entry/exit points, hunt down every possible