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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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Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

Sayer Devlin and Htoo Min
February 2
Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

The Muslim Student Association hosts a rally at Kimmel responding to President Trump's executive orders restricting immigration and suspending refugee admission.

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Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

Ricardo Seco F/W 2017

Gabriella Bower, Editor-at-Large
January 31
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Following President Donald Trump's executive order that restricts immigration from seven Muslim countries, suspends all refugee admission for 120 days and bars all Syrian refugees indefinitely, many are speaking out against these actions — the fashion industry among them. Ricardo Seco showcased ...

The Unintended Costs of Obama’s Presidential Power Expansion

The Unintended Costs of Obama’s Presidential Power Expansion

Mack DeGeurin, Contributing Writer
January 31
Filed under OPINION

While Obama’s decision to rely on executive orders during a gridlocked Congress may have led to successful policy measures, his actions have in effect paved the way and set the precedent for a vast and dangerous overreach of executive power by President Trump.

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Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

Bradley Alsop, Staff Writer
January 30
Filed under ARTS, Film

With the advent of President Trump's executive order halting arrivals of people from several Muslim-majority countries, Oscar-nominated director Asghar Farhadi is refusing to attend the Oscars ceremony, despite his film "The Salesman" being nominated for an award.

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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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Protestors in Battery Park Respond to JFK Detainees

Protestors in Battery Park Respond to JFK Detainees

Jemima McEvoy and Sayer Devlin
January 29
Filed under 2016 Election, City News, NEWS, TOP STORY

New Yorkers took to the streets again on Sunday to protest President Trump's recent executive orders on immigration.

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Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

Jemima McEvoy and Sayer Devlin
January 25
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY

After President Donald Trump signed executive orders concerning immigration, thousands of protestors congregated at Washington Square Park for an emergency rally.

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Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

Miranda Levingston and Jemima McEvoy
January 25
Filed under City News, NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

People are protesting President Trump's executive order that allows the government to consider building the Keystone and Dakota Access Pipelines.

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Obama’s Executive Order on Gun Control Will Have Positive Impact

Obama’s Executive Order on Gun Control Will Have Positive Impact

Anand Balaji, Staff Writer
January 28
Filed under OPINION

The significant expansion of background checks, increased mental health reporting and strengthening of law enforcement capabilities are all promising steps towards a safer United States.

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