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Fed Chair Janet Yellen to address class of 2014 at Yankee Stadium

Fed Chair Janet Yellen to address class of 2014 at Yankee Stadium

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

March 12, 2014


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Janet Yellen, chair of the Federal Reserve, will be the speaker at the 182nd NYU commencement in May, the university announced on March 12. Yellen, along with former New York Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera, Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, singer Aretha Franklin and attorney Martin Edelman, will ...

Kimmel loses water due to water main break

Kimmel loses water due to water main break

February 1, 2013


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At around 11:30 this morning, a water main broke on 23rd St. and Broadway. John Beckman, NYU spokesperson, confirmed that the 36-inch break resulted in water loss at the Kimmel Center for University Life. There is speculation that several other buildings on campus may lose water shortly. UPDATE: 1:28...

Sandy hits NYU

October 29, 2012


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UPDATE- Tuesday, Oct. 30 2:47 p.m. In order to give employees time to rest and prepare food, here are the updated foodservice hours. Weinstein Dining Hall Breakfast 8:00-10:00 am Lunch 12:00 noon-3:00 pm Dinner 5:00-8:00 pm Kimmel Center Breakfast 8:00 am-10:00 am Lunch 12:00 noon-3:00...

BREAKING: Unidentified person fell from building on University Place

BREAKING: Unidentified person fell from building on University Place

October 22, 2012


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The Gothamist has reported that at around noon, an unidentified individual was seen falling from a building on University Place between 12th and 13th street. According to spokesperson John Beckman, the incident happened a few blocks north of Weinstein Residence Hall. The individual was middle-aged and un...

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