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NYU Divest Brings Demands to the Board of Trustees

NYU Divest Brings Demands to the Board of Trustees

Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under NEWS, University News

Four members of NYU Divest went to the office of board of trustees chair William Berkley's office to deliver a list of demands regarding the university's divestment from fossil fuels.

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Cartoon: Time is Ticking

Cartoon: Time is Ticking

Aiden Bae, Cartoonist
April 3, 2017
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Time is ticking for Senior Vice President of Student Affairs Marc Wais, NYU President Andrew Hamilton and Board of Trustees Chairperson William Berkley (from left to right).

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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, 2017
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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Administrators and SLAM Talk Representation Post-Protest

Administrators and SLAM Talk Representation Post-Protest

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 8, 2017
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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Board Representation Needed for Students

Board Representation Needed for Students

WSN Editorial Board
March 6, 2017
Filed under OPINION

Students should participate in civil discourse that pertains to issues that will the university.

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NYU Divest Works to Hold Board Member Larry Fink Accountable

NYU Divest Works to Hold Board Member Larry Fink Accountable

Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer
March 3, 2017
Filed under NEWS

NYU Divest reacts to the information that one of the members of the Board of Trustees donates to Exxon.

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Explainer: How Student Governing Works

Explainer: How Student Governing Works

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
February 27, 2017
Filed under NEWS, University News

In light of the resolution to include student representatives in the Board of Trustees, WSN explains how the Board of Trustees, the University Senate and the Student Senators Council work.

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Student Representation on Board of Trustees Wins in SSC Vote

Student Representation on Board of Trustees Wins in SSC Vote

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
February 16, 2017
Filed under NEWS, NYU, TOP STORY, University News

In a 17-8 victory among the Student Senators Council, SLAM succeeded in its first step to have a student representative on the Board of Trustees.

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An Open Letter to President Hamilton on Student Trustees

An Open Letter to President Hamilton on Student Trustees

NYU Student Labor Action Movement, Guest Editorial Writer
February 7, 2017
Filed under OPINION

n the dual spirit of transparency and your commitment to better listen to the student body, we invite you, and whatever board members that would like to attend, the opportunity to engage with us in a public dialogue open to the general student body.

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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, 2016
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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NYU SLAM Petitions in Bobst for Student Representation on Board of Trustees

NYU SLAM Petitions in Bobst for Student Representation on Board of Trustees

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
September 24, 2016
Filed under NEWS, Uncategorized, University News

NYU SLAM held a protest outside of Bobst, eventually migrating to the 12th floor, to petition the University to include a student representative on the Board of Trustees.

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NYU to Discontinue Baseball Program Again Following Lackluster Start

NYU to Discontinue Baseball Program Again Following Lackluster Start

Jim Nasium, Contributing Writer
April 1, 2016
Filed under SPORTS

In a shocking turn of events, NYU announced Thursday that it had discontinued the baseball team.

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