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U.S. Attorney Fired by Trump to Join Law School

U.S. Attorney Fired by Trump to Join Law School

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
March 22
Filed under NEWS, University News

Preet Bharara, former United States attorney for the Southern District of New York, will join NYU Law School faculty as a distinguished scholar in residence on April 1.

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Trump’s Budget Hurts Higher Education

Trump’s Budget Hurts Higher Education

WSN Editorial Board
March 20
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Although President Donald Trump has claimed that he wants to help the working class and young people, his proposed budget cuts will only make higher education less affordable — especially for low-income students.

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NYU Republicans Not Monolithic

NYU Republicans Not Monolithic

Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer
March 6
Filed under FEATURES

Trump supporter at NYU are often generalized and painted in the same negative light. However, they possess a variety of reasons for supporting President Donald Trump.

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NYU Organizations Offer Safe Spaces for Students Affected by Travel Ban

NYU Organizations Offer Safe Spaces for Students Affected by Travel Ban

Natasha Roy, News Editor
February 23
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, Uncategorized

To compensate for the fact that NYU is not a sanctuary campus, several NYU organizations have been taking steps to protect students affected by President Donald Trump's travel ban.

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Gorsuch’s View on Regulatory Agencies Serves College Students Well

Gorsuch’s View on Regulatory Agencies Serves College Students Well

Eli Nachmany, Guest Writer
February 21
Filed under OPINION

In Judge Gorsuch, the American people get an individual who believes strongly in the independence of the court. He walks the fine line between the “judicial activism” against which Justice Scalia routinely railed and an overbearing amount of judicial restraint that threatens our nation’s economic prowess as regulators grab for power.

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Students See Black History Month as More Important Now Than Ever

Students See Black History Month as More Important Now Than Ever

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
February 16
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS

The African Heritage Month planning committee has lined up a series of events to celebrate Black History Month. Students believe that the celebration to unify the NYU community.

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How Will Scott Pruitt’s Environmental Policies Affect NYU Students?

How Will Scott Pruitt’s Environmental Policies Affect NYU Students?

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer
February 9
Filed under NEWS, NYU

Second in the series of articles asking students and professors how they feel about Trump's EPA pick.

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Echo Chambers Make Things Worse

Echo Chambers Make Things Worse

Dylan Siegal, Contributing Writer
February 6
Filed under OPINION

Sitting on our high horses does nothing but drive people away, and if we want a more accepting country so badly, we have to start talking to people instead of alienating them.

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It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

It’s Time to Bring Back Civil Discourse

Christopher Collado, Contributing Writer
February 6
Filed under OPINION

It can be frustrating to discuss politics with people who have different viewpoints that one's own. However, we should not shut ourselves away from the opportunity to engage.

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Q&A With Alina Das: A Lawyer Defending Refugees at JFK

Q&A With Alina Das: A Lawyer Defending Refugees at JFK

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor
February 3
Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, NYU, TOP STORIES, University News

Through its Immigrant Defense Initiative, the NYU School of Law is working diligently to defend all student who have been or will be affected by President Trump's executive orders regarding immigration.

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Madrid: Silencio Sobre Trump?

Madrid: Silencio Sobre Trump?

Abigail Weinberg, Staff Writer
February 3
Filed under Abroad, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Abigail Weinberg talks about adjusting to Madrid reflects on keeping silent in a harsh political climate.

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During Political Turmoil, Quit Social Media

During Political Turmoil, Quit Social Media

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer
February 3
Filed under OPINION

Social media is a valuable tool for staying informed in a changing political climate. Yet, overindulging in it can also be highly detrimental to mental health and activism..

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