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NYU Helps Open Neighborhood Innovation Lab

NYU Helps Open Neighborhood Innovation Lab

Greta Chevance, Contributing Writer
March 27
Filed under City News, NEWS, NYU

NYU is giving back to the community with its involvement in the creation of the city's first Neighborhood Innovation Lab.

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Charles Murray’s Upcoming Talk Prompted Faculty Letter to Hamilton

Charles Murray’s Upcoming Talk Prompted Faculty Letter to Hamilton

Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor
March 24
Filed under City News, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, NYU, University News

Almost 150 faculty members of color signed a letter to President Andrew Hamilton and Provost Katherine Fleming expressing their concern over Charles Murray's planned speech.

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Two Tandon Professors Win CAREER Awards

Two Tandon Professors Win CAREER Awards

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 22
Filed under City News, NEWS, NYU, University News

Two Tandon professors have recently received CAREER awards from the National Science Foundation for researching the future of urban energy and transportation.

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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.

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NYU Student Accepts Plea Deal in Albatross Killings Case

NYU Student Accepts Plea Deal in Albatross Killings Case

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
March 20
Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

Tisch sophomore Christian Gutierrez has accepted a plea deal in a case involving the murder of a dozen albatrosses — an endangered species — at a Hawaii nature reserve in 2015.

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What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

Adriana Tapia, Staff Writer
March 20
Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

Although the majority of the members on the board of trustees are alumni, some members have no previous affiliation with NYU. Read this list to learn about 13 non-affiliated trustee members.

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LS Continues Search for New Dean – With a Twist

LS Continues Search for New Dean – With a Twist

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 9
Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

The search for the new LS Dean after current Dean Fred Schwarzbach stepped down in September 2016 has been whittled down to three candidates. The search process has increasingly sought student input for a more inclusive approach.

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At Fusion Film Fest, HBO Encourages Confidence, Passion and Having a Voice

At Fusion Film Fest, HBO Encourages Confidence, Passion and Having a Voice

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer
March 8
Filed under ARTS, Film, Film Festivals, NYU

As one of Fusion Film Fest's guests of honor, HBO's Head of Talent Development Kelly Edwards discussed overcoming shyness and her love for Black Ops 3 over brunch.

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Fusion Fest Holds Directing Masterclass with Alum Melina Matsoukas

Fusion Fest Holds Directing Masterclass with Alum Melina Matsoukas

Kyna McClenaghan, Contributing Writer
March 8
Filed under ARTS, Film, Film Festivals, NYU

At a masterclass hosted as a part of the annual NYU Fusion Film Festival, director and NYU alum Melina Matsoukas discussed directing and social justice.

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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.

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SLAM Protests Board of Trustees Connection to President Trump

SLAM Protests Board of Trustees Connection to President Trump

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor
February 22
Filed under Breaking News, NEWS, NYU, University News

NYU's Student Labor Action Movement organized a rally today to protest the lack of student representation on NYU's Board of Trustees and board member John Paulson's connection to President Donald Trump.

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Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor
February 17
Filed under City News, NEWS, NYU, University News

Stern Dean Peter Henry is a member of the board of directors for Citibank, one of the banks funding the Dakota Access Pipeline. Some students were unsettled by this connection between an NYU administrator and Citibank.

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