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Kimmel Rally Responds to Anti-DREAMer Vandalism

Kimmel Rally Responds to Anti-DREAMer Vandalism

Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

October 17, 2017


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After finding a vandalized DREAMer flyer in the Kimmel Center for University Life, students responded with a rally against the act.

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Tandon Professor is First Female Chair of Database

Tandon Professor is First Female Chair of Database

Chia Chen Lee, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


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The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Management of Data hired its first female chair.

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Lack of Academic Freedom Plagues NYU Abu Dhabi

Lack of Academic Freedom Plagues NYU Abu Dhabi

Mack DeGeurin and Amy Rhee

October 2, 2017


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NYU Professor Mohammad Bazzi's recent UAE visa denial highlights a growing number of NYU faculty and staff who have faced discrimination at the Abu Dhabi campus. NYU has largely avoided addressing these issues publicly.

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Letter Urges NYU Law to Support LGBTQ Students

Letter Urges NYU Law to Support LGBTQ Students

Patrick Pauley, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2017


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An open letter was sent to NYU Law administrators demanding more support for transgender students in light of Trump's transgender military ban.

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Albert and NYU Gmail Sometimes Out Students as Transgender

Albert and NYU Gmail Sometimes Out Students as Transgender

Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

September 25, 2017


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NYU's information platforms, including Albert and Gmail, can sometimes misgender and misname transgender students.

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It’s Affirmative, Your Race Isn’t Why You Got Into NYU

It’s Affirmative, Your Race Isn’t Why You Got Into NYU

Sierra Jackson, News Editor

September 4, 2017


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Recent debates about Affirmative Action may have caused you to question NYU's admission policies.

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Offensive Messages Found in Freshman Tandon Group Chat

Offensive Messages Found in Freshman Tandon Group Chat

Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

August 28, 2017


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Newly enrolled students in the Tandon School of Engineering exchanged a series of racist, sexist, ableist, sexually explicit and homophobic jokes over a chat and voice app named Discord.

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IEC Continues Fight to #AbolishTheBox

IEC Continues Fight to #AbolishTheBox

Deanna Tran, Contributing Writer

April 25, 2017


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The Incarceration to Education Coalition at NYU is continuing its efforts to encourage the university to remove the box indicating criminal status on its application.

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Broken DREAMS and Deportation

Broken DREAMS and Deportation

Arushi Sahay, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

DREAM students at NYU respond to news that the first protected DREAMer was deported under President Donald Trump.

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