NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

Hamilton Affirms Opposition to Immigration Ban

Hamilton Affirms Opposition to Immigration Ban

Natasha Roy and Jemima McEvoy, News Editors
March 20
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, NYU, University News

On Macrh 15, President Andrew Hamilton sent an email detailing the NYU's efforts to counter Trump's executive order banning immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries. However, some NYU activism groups are still unsatisfied with the administration's actions.

Read more »

How Will Steven Mnuchin Affect NYU Students?

How Will Steven Mnuchin Affect NYU Students?

Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer
March 7
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS, University News

NYU professors and students discuss Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin's effect on the economy and on the NYU community.

Read more »

NYU Alumni Advocate for Sanctuary Campus Status

NYU Alumni Advocate for Sanctuary Campus Status

Natasha Roy, News Editor
March 1
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, NYU, Uncategorized, University News

NYU alumni are leading the charge to make NYU a sanctuary campus. Gallatin alumni Carly Krakow and Bailey Theado brought the movement to NYU and are now convincing faculty to join the cause.

Read more »

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy
February 15
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, Uncategorized, University News

NYU College Republicans learned that their event with guest speaker Lucian Wintrich would be postponed due to security concerns, which left some NYUCR members frustrated and annoyed. 

Read more »

How Will Sean Spicer Affect NYU Students?

How Will Sean Spicer Affect NYU Students?

Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer
February 14
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS

NYU professors and students discuss Sean Spicer's effect on the freedom of the press the at universities.

Read more »

Will Jeff Sessions Affect NYU?

Will Jeff Sessions Affect NYU?

Irfan Suharno, Contributing Writer
February 13
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS

Senator Jeff Sessions was recently confirmed by the Senate for Attorney General, despite controversy over his past stances. With his appointment, conflicts are expected in blue areas like New York City.

Read more »

Ralliers Work to Shatter Broken Windows in Washington Square Park

Ralliers Work to Shatter Broken Windows in Washington Square Park

Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor
February 11
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS

Rally attenders gathered in Washington Square Park to demonstrate support against the recent actions regarding immigration.

Read more »

NYU Students Create Service to Bring Protests to Your Phone

NYU Students Create Service to Bring Protests to Your Phone

Antonio Wovchko Fratto, Contributing Writer
February 8
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

ResistX, an SMS and email service created by NYU students, makes protesting a no-brainer.

Read more »

LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor
February 6
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, Diversity at NYU, NEWS

The biting cold could not stop the LGBT community and their supporters from waving kaleidoscopic flags in the sky at a pro-LGBT rally held at the historic Stonewall Inn.

Read more »

Q&A: NYU Protester Arrested

Q&A: NYU Protester Arrested

Herman Lee, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

Steinhardt sophomore Zane Kerr was arrested at a protest: WSN did a Q&A with him about his experience.

Read more »

NYU Law Classmates Appeal to Alum Jared Kushner

NYU Law Classmates Appeal to Alum Jared Kushner

Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer
February 6
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Presidential Senior Advisor and NYU alumnus Jared Kushner's law classmates wrote a letter to him about his responsibility to make a positive impact on the country.

Read more »

Next Page »

NYU's Independent Student Newspaper
2016 Election