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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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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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Administrators and SLAM Talk Representation Post-Protest

Administrators and SLAM Talk Representation Post-Protest

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 8
Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized, University News

Members of NYU SLAM met with President Andrew Hamilton to discuss student involvement on the board of trustees.

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Sanctuary Campus Movement Takes to the Kimmel Stairs

Sanctuary Campus Movement Takes to the Kimmel Stairs

Téa Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer
March 2
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Sanctuary Campus held a rally in Kimmel before heading to President Andrew Hamilton's town hall to advocate for NYU to become a sanctuary campus.

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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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Letter to the Editor: NYU’s (Non)Sanctuary Campus Status

Letter to the Editor: NYU’s (Non)Sanctuary Campus Status

Students for NYU Sanctuary Campus
January 30
Filed under OPINION

With the executive orders on immigration, the need for NYU to declare a sanctuary campus is more critical than ever.

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NYU Still Not a Sanctuary Campus

NYU Still Not a Sanctuary Campus

Natasha Roy, News Editor
January 30
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Despite President Andrew Hamilton's letter after the sanctuary campus walkout in November, NYU has not been declared an official sanctuary campus. NYU Sanctuary, a coalition of students and faculty, is working to change that.

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Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

Board Member John Paulson Shows Close Ties to Trump

Bobby Wagner, Managing Editor
December 2
Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

John Paulson is both an NYU Board of Trustees member and key player on Donald Trump's cabinet, which poses conflicts between university values and the past rhetoric of Trump's campaign.

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A Year In, President Hamilton Is Learning and Listening

A Year In, President Hamilton Is Learning and Listening

Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief
November 28
Filed under SPECIAL EDITIONS, TOP STORY

Andrew Hamilton sits down with WSN to talk about his inaugural year as the 16th president of NYU.

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President Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes on You

President Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes on You

WSN Editorial Board
November 28
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Rather than commit simply to abstract ideas like affordability and diversity, where it is difficult to gauge success, Hamilton ought to set up more easily achievable benchmarks so that the NYU community can watch the progress as it happens.

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Combining Engagement with Funds

Combining Engagement with Funds

Faith Gates, Staff Writer
November 16
Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU gives grants to people and groups who civically engage with their communities.

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Hamilton’s Commitment to NYU Science Prestige Laudable

Hamilton’s Commitment to NYU Science Prestige Laudable

Chuyu Xiong, Contributing Writer
November 8
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Hamilton’s effort to cultivate the sciences is a good sign not just for students or professors in the departments themselves, but also for the rest of the community to be more informed of NYU’s broad academic reach.

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