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Universities Need to Work to Reduce Climate Change

Universities Need to Work to Reduce Climate Change

WSN Editorial Board
March 9, 2017
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

With climate change's effects becoming more apparent and E.P.A. Chief Scott Pruitt's denying that climate change is tied to carbon dioxide emissions, it is now more important than ever that NYU students continue their efforts to fight climate change in any way they can.

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Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

Trevor Hill Was Right to Question Capitalism

Maya Nann, Contributing Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under OPINION, Uncategorized

Young people like Trevor Hill are aware that capitalism is no longer a desirable belief system to subscribe to. Meanwhile the powers at play are clinging onto outdated systems doomed for failure.

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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 should improve alumni relations

NYU should improve alumni relations

April 23, 2014
Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

With Senior Week entering full swing, the NYU community is celebrating the accomplishments of its graduating class. As graduation approaches and students leave NYU for the world beyond the Square, they say goodbye to Silver Center lecture halls, nights on St. Mark’s Place, Palladium Athletic Facility, delicious fries from Chick-fil-A and more. Fortunately, they do not have to permanently bid farewell t...

Online grading systems reduce purpose of teachers, essay assignments

Online grading systems reduce purpose of teachers, essay assignments

April 11, 2013
Filed under Editor's Picks, OPINION

There is certainly a level of pride that comes from receiving written feedback on an essay you slaved over for weeks. Good or bad, it’s nice to know that someone took the time to read and respond to what you wrote. Moreover, this can prompt dialogue between teachers and students and can lead to connections...

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