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Student Senators Advocate for Student Representation on Board of Trustees

Student Senators Advocate for Student Representation on Board of Trustees

By Eli Kapsack, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Important points from this month's NYU's Student Senators Council meeting, held on Thursday.

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Professor Not Disciplined for Alleged Transphobia — Without Explanation from NYU

Professor Not Disciplined for Alleged Transphobia — Without Explanation from NYU

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Despite being reported for transphobia in November, Professor Edgar Coons was not disciplined by CAS, and NYU has yet to offer an explanation.

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Racist Tendencies Are Not Inherent, Study Finds

Racist Tendencies Are Not Inherent, Study Finds

By Carol Oliveira, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A recently study conducted by NYU researchers suggests that children are not inherently racist.

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The Intersection of Neuroscience and Art

The Intersection of Neuroscience and Art

By Kristina Hayhurst, Deputy News Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU hosted Nobel laureate Eric Kandel yesterday to discuss the intersection of art and science.

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New York Organization Wants to Rebrand Police as ‘Peace Officers’

New York Organization Wants to Rebrand Police as ‘Peace Officers’

By Alex Kaplan, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

An NYC organization is rebranding police as "peace officers".

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New Stern Dean Seeks to Implement New Ideas

New Stern Dean Seeks to Implement New Ideas

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under News, University News

New Stern Dean Rangarajan Sundaram discusses his hopes and goals for his new position.

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Speaks at NYU Law School

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Speaks at NYU Law School

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

84-year old Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a progressive judicial icon, spoke at NYU Law on Monday afternoon.

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NYU Study Suggests Vaping Increases Risk of Cancer and Heart Diseases

NYU Study Suggests Vaping Increases Risk of Cancer and Heart Diseases

By Mariana Castro and Christine Lee

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, University News

While the number of young people smoking e-cigrattes continues to rise, a new study released by NYU researchers shows how these smokers may be jeopardizing their health. The study, which exposed lab rats to 12 straight weeks of nicotine vapor, suggests smokers may be at an increased risks of heart disease and cancer.

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National Association of Scholars Holds Event on Academic Freedom

National Association of Scholars Holds Event on Academic Freedom

By Sasha Solovyeva, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The National Association of Scholars and Heterodox Academy held an event last Thursday about the evolution of academic freedom on college campuses. In the face of faculty members who have called for white genocide and the elimination of political correctness, NYU is facing its own question of academic freedom.

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Tisch Alumni Used Fake Bots to Boost Celebrity Status

Tisch Alumni Used Fake Bots  to Boost Celebrity Status

By Sunanda Gaskins, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Several famous NYU Tisch alumni are known to use an online service selling fake Twitter followers to booster their social media profiles.

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Syracuse Hockey Team Suspended after NYU Fan Punched in Brawl

Syracuse Hockey Team Suspended after NYU Fan Punched in Brawl

By Mack DeGuerin, Sakshi Venkatraman and Maddie Howard, News Editors and Sports Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

After the NYU-Syracuse club hockey game on Jan. 27, a fight broke out between Syracuse players and NYU fans.

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NYU GSOC Stands Strong in Light of Recent Conflict at Columbia

NYU GSOC Stands Strong in Light of Recent Conflict at Columbia

By Ehrland Hollingsworth, Contributing Writing

February 2, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's GSOC stands by Columbia's GWC in wake of strain between the Ivy and its graduate students.

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