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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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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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An Alternative View on NYUAD

An Alternative View on NYUAD

By Matthew Silverstein, Guest Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A Guest Writer's response to the Editorial Board's call for NYU to divest from NYUAD.

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NYU Journalism to Sever Ties with NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Journalism to Sever Ties with NYU Abu Dhabi

By 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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NYU Needs to Respond to Challenges With Increased Transparency

NYU Needs to Respond to Challenges With Increased Transparency

By WSN Editorial Board

October 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

NYU has been dealing with some of the issues arising on campus, but they aren't telling anyone about it. We need to know what is and isn't being done.

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Hamilton Letter Explains University’s Position in Wake of Visa Denials

Hamilton Letter Explains University’s Position in Wake of Visa Denials

By Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

After weeks of silence, NYU President Andrew Hamilton responds to complaints of academic freedom violations at NYU Abu Dhabi.

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Fordham Should Not Allow Roger Stone to Speak

Fordham Should Not Allow Roger Stone to Speak

By WSN Editorial Board

October 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

By welcoming Roger Stone to speak at the university, Fordham is doing nothing but encouraging ill-inclined, polarizing beliefs on campus.

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Censorship of @antipcnyuprof is Problematic

Censorship of @antipcnyuprof is Problematic

By WSN Editorial Board

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Rectenwald’s conduct was inappropriate, but the school’s rash decision to put him on ice has potentially far-reaching consequences.

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University of Chicago’s Letter Restricts Academic Speech

University of Chicago’s Letter Restricts Academic Speech

By Abraham Gross, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In an effort to preserve ‘academic freedom,’ the University of Chicago administration has limited the control of itstheir professors over their own classrooms.

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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

By 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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Letter to the Editor: NYUAD travel ban

Letter to the Editor: NYUAD travel ban

By Andrew Ross, President of NYU chapter of the American Association of University Professors

September 24, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Professor Andrew Ross responds to WSN's editorial about the NYUAD travel ban.

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Letter to the Editor: NYU Abu Dhabi

Letter to the Editor: NYU Abu Dhabi

By Matthew Silverstein, Philosophy Program Head, NYU Abu Dhabi

September 22, 2015


Filed under Opinion

A letter to the editor regarding WSN's editorial regarding academic freedom at NYUAD.

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