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Former NYUAD Staff Forced to Misidentify Religion

Former NYUAD Staff Forced to Misidentify Religion

Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

Several 2011 NYU Abu Dhabi Academic Fellows say they were told to misidentify their religious affiliation on government documents.

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NYU Journalism to Sever Ties with NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Journalism to Sever Ties with NYU Abu Dhabi

Mack DeGeurin, Sayer Devlin, and Jemima McEvoy

November 3, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

NYU's Arthur L. Carter Institute of Journalism has decided to end its relationship with NYU's Abu Dhabi campus over concerns of access to the campus.

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Are Freedom of Speech and NYU’s Global Campus Incompatible?

Are Freedom of Speech and NYU’s Global Campus Incompatible?

Theo Wayt, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Schools like NYU are responsible for training journalists to stand up to all types of authoritarianism, and to put rights to information and democratic free speech above nationalistic allegiances.

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NYUAD’s Continual Issues Are Troubling

NYUAD’s Continual Issues Are Troubling

WSN Editorial Board

October 2, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

NYU must decide whether they want to be the university of diversity, equity, and inclusion, that it claims to be. The days of turning a blind eye are over.

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NYU Abu Dhabi Researchers Lay the Groundwork for an ‘Unhackable’ Microchip

NYU Abu Dhabi Researchers Lay the Groundwork for an ‘Unhackable’ Microchip

Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Abu Dhabi researches create first unhackable chip.

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Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Exposure | Metro-Oasis

Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Photographer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, MULTIMEDIA, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery, Uncategorized

Growth. What does it mean? One pictures a child constantly checking for evidence of it, marking their progress against the wall. Or an ambitious palm bursting skyward from the sand, against all odds. Propelled upwards, outwards, into the future. Enter Abu Dhabi. Oil-fueled, up-and-coming, international...

Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

WSN Editorial Board

October 5, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Despite the Tisch Asia lawsuit and the NYU community’s legitimate concerns regarding expansion, the university’s campuses abroad are a valuable asset and should be maintained.

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NYU Abu Dhabi Students Win $200k for Innovative Traffic App

NYU Abu Dhabi Students Win $200k for Innovative Traffic App

Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 17, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

RoadWatch, an app designed by NYU Abu Dhabi students, won 1 million Dhs and top honors at the World Government Summit in Dubai.

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Abu Dhabi Language Lab: Bilingual People Are Smarter

Abu Dhabi Language Lab: Bilingual People Are Smarter

Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 16, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

Neuroscience of Language Lab at NYUAD found that bilingual people's brains are better able to focus on specific tasks and tune out distracting stimuli.

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Students Create Drone for Marine Mapping

Students Create Drone for Marine Mapping

Kati Garrity, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

A team of NYU Abu Dhabi students placed second in the 2016 UAE Drones for Good competition for their drone that improves reef documentation and research.

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NYU’s New President Talks the Corporate University, Diversity and the Future

NYU’s New President Talks the Corporate University, Diversity and the Future

Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

NYU President Andrew Hamilton discussed what he'd like to make a priority at NYU as he steps into his new shoes.

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NYUAD students win award for shocking mosquito-killing development

NYUAD students win award for shocking mosquito-killing development

Thomas Peracchio, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Abu Dhabi students won an international prize for their invention that could help prevent diseases spread by mosquitos.

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