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Can Big Corporations Be More Socially Responsible?

Can Big Corporations Be More Socially Responsible?

Han Wang, Staff Writer
April 19, 2017
Filed under FEATURES

In a world where capitalism dominates developed cultures while social awareness has risen to new heights, what does it take for companies to catch up with cultural standards?

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Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Social Justice Is a Movement, Not a Marketing Strategy

Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under OPINION

Even though Pepsi is by no means the only company guilty of using social justice in their product tactics, this ever growing trend of abusing activism for companies’ personal gain needs to be called out and stopped.

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Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
November 16, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Divest stood in solidarity with Standing Rock during its pre-rally on Kimmel's staircases that happened before they joined a larger rally in the Financial District — a nationwide effort that occurred in various cities today.

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Anti-PC NYU Professor Put on Paid Leave

Anti-PC NYU Professor Put on Paid Leave

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
October 31, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Deplorable NYU Professor is now on paid leave for the rest of the semester.

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NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

Connor Borden, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under OPINION

The NYU Leadership Initiative is an institution here on campus whose aim is to create a network among students who have a commitment to improving the world around them.

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NYU Removes Question Regarding Criminal History From Its Application

NYU Removes Question Regarding Criminal History From Its Application

Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor
August 3, 2016
Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

The move comes on the heels of heated protests during the spring semester from students hoping the university would change what they felt to be an unfair policy.

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Tamir Rice Case Ends Without Justice

Tamir Rice Case Ends Without Justice

Connor Borden, Staff Writer
May 2, 2016
Filed under OPINION

The City of Cleveland owes the Rice family much more than a settlement.

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Q&A: Gallatin Student Seeks to Protect Peers Through Campaign

Q&A: Gallatin Student Seeks to Protect Peers Through Campaign

Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor
April 29, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

Gallatin senior Madeline Dolgin was awarded the first ever Social Justice Award by the Global Spiritual Life Office.

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Q&A: Gallatin Student Leads the Way for Gender Equality in Latin America

Yulin Lou, Staff Writer
April 13, 2016
Filed under NEWS, University News

WSN sat down with Gallatin freshman Gerardo Portney for being named one of CNN Expansión's 30 under 40 for his work regarding gender equality in Latin America.

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Strap in for 30 Plays in 60 Minutes

Strap in for 30 Plays in 60 Minutes

Paris Martineau, Contributing Writer
February 17, 2016
Filed under ARTS, Theater

"Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind" is a ever-changing showcase of 30 plays in 60 minutes.

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When change in Missouri is not enough

When change in Missouri is not enough

Laura Adkins, Contributing Writer
November 11, 2015
Filed under OPINION

As much as I hope Missouri is on a progressive path toward a world where all students are cared for equally, it will take more than just removing the president to accomplish this.

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[PHOTOS]: Divest demands accountability from NYU in face of climate change

[PHOTOS]: Divest demands accountability from NYU in face of climate change

Christine Wang, Deputy News Editor
October 29, 2015
Filed under NEWS, University News

Members of NYU Divest occupied the main floor of Bobst Library to encourage NYU to divest from fossil fuels three years after Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast.

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