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President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

President Trump’s Administration Threatens Sanctuary Cities

Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under NEWS

Trump has threatened the funding of sanctuary cities — how has this affected NYU's sanctuary movement?

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APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

NYU's Asian/Pacific/American Institute started a project meant to document hate crimes in the first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration. Recently, they released the first videos from the project.

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NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

NYU College Democrats Host NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under NEWS

NYU College Democrats hosted an event at which guest speaker New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed the importance of civil engagement.

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New Politics Classes to Be Offered Through Marron Institute of Urban Management

New Politics Classes to Be Offered Through Marron Institute of Urban Management

Téa Kvetenadze, Deputy Copy Chief
April 26, 2017
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

NYU's Marron Institute of Urban Management will partner with the politics department to offer new courses next semester — including topics in urban management and methods of policy analysis.

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NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
April 25, 2017
Filed under City News, NEWS, TOP STORIES

The NYC Parks and Recreations department will change the punishments inflicted for minor offenses.

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IEC Continues Fight to #AbolishTheBox

IEC Continues Fight to #AbolishTheBox

Deanna Tran, Contributing Writer
April 25, 2017
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition at NYU is continuing its efforts to encourage the university to remove the box indicating criminal status on its application.

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Lipton Dining Hall Going Vegan This Week

Lipton Dining Hall Going Vegan This Week

Herman Lee, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Lipton Dining Hall is taking on a sustainable, entirely plant-based eating initiative between April 23-25. The initiative is a collaboration between the Animal Welfare Collective and food provider Aramark.

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NYU Bookstore to Be Leased to Follett Higher Education

NYU Bookstore to Be Leased to Follett Higher Education

Natasha Roy, News Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

An investigation into the NYU Bookstore, which might lease its operations out to the Follett Higher Education Group, is raising concerns among the bookstore's current employees.

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Nursing Professor Receives International Association for Dental Research Award

Nursing Professor Receives International Association for Dental Research Award

Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under NEWS, University News

Professor in NYU's Rory Meyers College of Nursing Bei Wu was recently honored with a 2017 International Association for Dental Research Distinguished Scientist Award for Geriatric Oral Research.

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Crime Log: April 14-18

Crime Log: April 14-18

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under Crime Log, NEWS

A look at the crimes from April 14-April 18.

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NYUAD Annual Hackathon

NYUAD Annual Hackathon

Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor
April 24, 2017
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Abu Dhabi hosted its sixth annual hackathon, focussing on projects that will enforce social change.

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Broken DREAMS and Deportation

Broken DREAMS and Deportation

Arushi Sahay, Staff Writer
April 24, 2017
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

DREAM students at NYU respond to news that the first protected DREAMer was deported under President Donald Trump.

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