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Enrollment of Student Accused of Rape Brings Up Ban the Box Questions

Enrollment of Student Accused of Rape Brings Up Ban the Box Questions

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
September 23, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

A student who was suspended from Cornell for sexual assault now attends NYU, and students are torn about the ban-the-box discussion.

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Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

Nina Huang, Contributing Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

The NYU community provides feedback on the university's pilot program to help students without documentation.

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From Combat to Classroom, NYU Vets Face Challenges

From Combat to Classroom, NYU Vets Face Challenges

Tea Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORY

Despite increased financial support from the university, veterans at NYU still strive to create a cohesive and thriving community. 

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Students Push to Make Women’s Health at NYU a Priority

Students Push to Make Women’s Health at NYU a Priority

Natasha Roy, Contributing Writer
September 21, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

After New York recently lifting the sales taxes on feminine hygiene products, some students are calling on NYU to begin supplying tampons and pads.

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Finding Liberty in a Third Party

Finding Liberty in a Third Party

Rachel Rivers, Contributing Writer
September 21, 2016
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS

In a contentious election season where Democrats and Republicans are frustrated in their choice of candidates, some NYU students are turning to the alternative appeal of the Libertarian Party.

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DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

DNA Discoverer’s Lecture Canceled Following Controversial Comments

Veronika Jelenik, Contributing Writer
September 20, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY

NYU students protested against James Watson, one of the discoverers of DNA, speaking at Langone.

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NYU Drops in U.S. News Rankings

NYU Drops in U.S. News Rankings

Jemima Charlotte McEvoy, Contributing Writer
September 19, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

It came as a surprise to many NYU students when this year's US News and World Report's national university rankings revealed that the university has fallen down 4 spots, from its ranking at no. 32 in 2016, to its present position at no. 36.

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Inaugural Week Marks New Era

Inaugural Week Marks New Era

Diamond Naga Siu, Lexi Faunce, and Abraham Gross
September 19, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

For Hamilton, inauguration week is less a celebration of him than a reconciliation and celebration of NYU as a whole.

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Tisch Student Speaks at Social Good Summit

Tisch Student Speaks at Social Good Summit

Yorai Vardi, Contributing Writer
September 19, 2016
Filed under City News, NEWS, Uncategorized

How many college students can say they spoke on the same stage as Vice President Joe Biden? At least one Tisch freshman can!

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Trump Controversy Reaches State Level

Trump Controversy Reaches State Level

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
September 19, 2016
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORIES

The New York College Republicans Federation has been plunged into controversy as Cornell Republicans threatened to sue SPS senior Eli Nachmany for decertifying the club after it officially endorsed Libertarian Gary Johnson.

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LinkNYC Has Explicit Consequences

LinkNYC Has Explicit Consequences

Stephen Malkowicz, Contributing Writer
September 19, 2016
Filed under City News, NEWS

LinkNYC offered the promise of free wifi and technological progress, but NYU students living in dorms near these hi-tech stands have witnessed the downside to innovation.

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Bias Hotline Fights Discrimination

Bias Hotline Fights Discrimination

Natasha Roy, Contributing Writer
September 19, 2016
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS

NYU has taken measures to make sure students of all backgrounds feel safer on campus with the new Bias Response Line, which lets students report incidents of marginalization via an online form or telephone.

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