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Cornell Fraternity Chapter on Probation after ‘Pig Roast’ Sex Contest

Cornell Fraternity Chapter on Probation after ‘Pig Roast’ Sex Contest

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A Cornell fraternity was put on probation after an offensive ritual was leaked. Here's what NYU's Greek community feels about the news.

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Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

By Alex Domb and Sayer Devlin

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The Bias Response Line has released its initial report two semesters later than scheduled.

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Stern Professor Advocates for the Breakup of Big Tech Companies

Stern Professor Advocates for the Breakup of Big Tech Companies

By Louise Choi, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Leonard Stern School of Business professor Scott Galloway made predictions for the technology industry at the Digital Life Design global conference last month. He has previously correctly predicted Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods, among other news.

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Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

By Sunanda Gaskins, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's School of Law hosted a panel last Tuesday to discuss the importance of diversity in environmentalism.

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Judith Butler Inspires at NYU Skirball Talk

Judith Butler Inspires at NYU Skirball Talk

By Alex Kaplan, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under News

Judith Butler spoke at NYU's Skirball Center last night about the problems she sees in contemporary solidarity and the current political atmosphere.

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Hamilton Admits University Bungled NYUAD Visa Denials

Hamilton Admits University Bungled NYUAD Visa Denials

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

President Hamilton recently released a letter addressing concerns over recent visa denials for faculty members attempting to travel to NYU Abu Dhabi.

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NYU Recognizes Today’s Revolutions at 50th MLK Week with Spike Lee

NYU Recognizes Today’s Revolutions at 50th MLK Week with Spike Lee

By Alesha Bradford, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Students celebrated NYU's Martin Luther King, Jr. week of service in a variety of ways.

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Cuomo Proposes Tax for Properties Near Subway

Cuomo Proposes Tax for Properties Near Subway

By Claire Tighe, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under News

Governor Andrew Cuomo recently proposed a tax increase for residents living near the subway to fund MTA improvement.

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Student Assaulted by Partner in Weinstein Residence Hall

Student Assaulted by Partner in Weinstein Residence Hall

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Crime Log, News

A list of crimes reported to Public Safety from Feb. 4 to 11.

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Activists, Professors and NYU Organizations Host ‘Know Your Rights’ Immigration Workshop

Activists, Professors and NYU Organizations Host ‘Know Your Rights’ Immigration Workshop

By Kyle Borowski, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A panel of activists, advocates and lawyers spoke yesterday at the Cantor Film Center about issues surrounding undocumented immigration status and immigration enforcement in the United States.  The “Know Your Rights: Immigration & Police Enforcement on Campus” workshop was presented by the N...

Steinhardt Adjunct Professor Fired After Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

Steinhardt Adjunct Professor Fired After Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Bradley Garner, a Steinhardt adjunct professor, was fired on Wednesday after sexual misconduct allegations were brought to light by his former students from the University of Cincinnati.

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