Now Kiss: Joe And Annie’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we helped ignite sparks between Frances and Jeff, who happened met sans pants before their date. This week, we brought together Joe and Annie, two former English majors.The match: Joe, a junior in Gallatin, is a sports writer, a foodie, and a native New Yorker. He hugged a beluga whale once.Annie, a …

Now Kiss: Frances and Jeff – It’s A Small Borough After All

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we brought together writers Kelly and Ethan, who walked away from their date with positive feelings. This week, we matched up Frances and Jeff. In a bizarre coincidence, Frances happened to be…involved with Jeff’s roommate. Kinship ensued.The match:Frances, a sophomore in CAS, says her favorite Disney princess is Tarzan. Her hypothetical …

Now Kiss: Kelly and Ethan’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we brought together pop culture junkies Fernando and Thomas, who walked away from their date with mixed impressions. This week, we matched up Kelly and Ethan based on their shared interests in writing and equally hilarious blind date applications. The match:Kelly, a CAS sophomore, is a writer, avid tweeter, and future cat lady. When …

Now Kiss: Fernando and Thomas’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we brought together film buffs Heather and Noah, whose evening took a quick turn for the worse. This week, we matched up Fernando and Thomas and hoped for a more successful date.The match: Fernando, a Gallatin junior, is an INTJ (read: independent, analytical, reserved) and cat person whose ideal husband is Frank Ocean.Thomas, a …

A Statistical Look At NYU’s Dating Scene: It’s Better Than You Might Expect

When NYU Local launched our matchmaking service and blind dating column Now Kiss in February, we didn’t expect a ton of applicants. Living in New York actively trains you not to make eye contact with strangers when you bump into them on the street. What could be more terrifying than sitting down with a stranger for a date — then preserving the date in all its awkward glory for the rest of …

Now Kiss: Heather And Noah’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we helped ignite sparks between hopeful sweethearts Max and Cristina. This week, we brought together Heather and Noah, two film buffs, to bond over their shared creative interests.The match:Heather, a Gallatin sophomore, is a dog lover and says shares a sense of humor with Beatrice in Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing.Noah, a Tisch …

Now Kiss: Max and Cristina’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we helped ignite sparks between Nick and Nora. This week, we brought together Max and Cristina, two students with plenty of enthusiasm and wit between them to make for an entertaining outing.The match: Max, a Wagner grad student and political writer who owns zero pairs of Toms and one day plans to …

Now Kiss: Nick And Nora Look for Love On A Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last semester, we set up slam poet Eric and Tischie Jenna, freshman couple Graham and Kelly, and polar opposites Chris and Julia, among others. This week, we matched Nick and Nora because of their mutual love of screenwriting, occasionally inappropriate senses of humor, and Jewish heritage. The twee pseudonyms are a nice touch, …

NYU Local Blind Dating Returns! (Click For The Link)

Finding a date in New York isn’t as easy as Sex and the City would have you believe. Unless you’re still with your high school sweetheart, met your soulmate while reaching for the same book in Bobst, or are brave enough to try Date My School (or NYU Hook Ups — we won’t judge), you might find yourself without a gentleman or lady caller this Friday night.NYU Local wants to solve your romantic woes …

Now Kiss: Anthony and Meg’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last week, we set up Jenna and Eric, who bonded over their mutual love of the arts and The Bean. This week, we matched Anthony and Meg because of their similarly laidback personalities, dry humor, and love of food. The match:Anthony, a CAS 2010 alum who now works in television. He’s happiest …

Now Kiss: Jenna and Eric’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, we helped ignite sparks between Graham and Kelly. This week, we brought together two Violets who happen to have a laundry list of interests in common… but will timing keep them apart?The match:Jenna, a Tisch student who loves theater, GIRLS, and her too-cute-for-words cat and dog.Eric, a CAS student, slam poet and …

Now Kiss: Graham and Kelly’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss, NYU Local’s blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. In previous installments, sparks flew between Mark and Weston, but Cupid totally tanked when she set up Chris and Julia. (In the wise words of Hannah Montana, everybody makes mistakes, everybody has those days.) We think this date is pretty sweet: two bright-eyed freshmen finding love — or at the very least, delicious …

Now Kiss: Chris and Julia’s Blind Date

Welcome back to Now Kiss – NYU Local’s new blind date series that helps students find love at a “campus-less” school. Last time, Cupid shot Mark and Weston with a few love arrows, sent them on a blind date, and watched sparks fly. He reaped the good karma and had his own kick-ass Valentine’s Day involving lots of gin, prosciutto, and tall Europeans. But Cupid got a little too confident in his match-making …

Now Kiss: Mark and Weston’s Blind Date

Finding a date in New York isn’t as easy as Sex and the City would have you believe. Unless you’re still with your high school sweetheart, met your soulmate while reaching for the same book at Bobst, or are brave enough to try Date My School (or NYU Hook Ups — we won’t judge), you might find yourself without a Valentine this year.NYU Local wants to solve your romantic woes with …