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First Round of Approval for Native American and Indigenous Studies Minor

First Round of Approval for Native American and Indigenous Studies Minor

Caroline Haskins, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

The Native American and Indigenous Student Group's proposed syllabus for the Intro to Native American and Indigenous Studies course passed initial approval.

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Change, don’t cut, journalism programs

Change, don’t cut, journalism programs

Christina Coleburn, Senior Editor
March 5, 2015
Filed under OPINION

College journalism programs should be revised rather than abandoned entirely.

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Common Core standards in New York State not benefitting children

Common Core standards in New York State not benefitting children

May 2, 2013
Filed under OPINION

It’s a scary world we live in where 10 and 11 year olds wake up crying from a nightmare about failing a test or forgetting to bubble in an answer key. A world where after-school activities are no longer simply sports but intense study sessions filled with math and English lessons — test drills that ...

Rock and Roll Foundation to mix school, music

Rock and Roll Foundation to mix school, music

April 25, 2013
Filed under Editor's Picks, FEATURES

“Try to imagine a movie without a soundtrack. Even if not totally lifeless, it would never be as engaging as a film where music draws you in. History classes, too often, are like that movie without music,” said Robert Cohen, a Steinhardt professor of social studies education. “Where music is...

New report finds American history education lacking

New report finds American history education lacking

February 15, 2013
Filed under NEWS

According to a recent study by The National Association of Scholars, colleges and universities in the United States are presenting a skewed perspective of American history. Based on the study’s findings, the NAS claims that American history courses at the college-level often emphasize race, cla...

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