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NYU and UCATS Local 3882 to Begin Negotiations

NYU and UCATS Local 3882 to Begin Negotiations

Mark Sheffer, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

The current contract between a staff union and the university is soon to expire.

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Gene Jarrett to Replace Gabi Starr as CAS Dean

Gene Jarrett to Replace Gabi Starr as CAS Dean

Sayer Devlin, News Editor

June 15, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

Boston University Professor and Associate Dean Gene Jarrett is set to become the next CAS Dean.

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What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

Adriana Tapia, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

Although the majority of the members on the board of trustees are alumni, some members have no previous affiliation with NYU. Read this list to learn about 13 non-affiliated trustee members.

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NYU Should Reevaluate the LS Program

NYU Should Reevaluate the LS Program

WSN Editorial Board

February 15, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

NYU claims that its Liberal Studies program provides students with a well-rounded liberal arts education, while also allowing them to explore other areas of interest. In reality, LS plagues students with endless core classes that leave very little room for classes that do not directly count towards their major.

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Administration Freezes Class Tomorrow

Administration Freezes Class Tomorrow

Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU, TOP STORY, University News

The administration has announced that they plan to remain open despite winter storm warnings.

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Students Read Between the Lines of NYUSH Textbook Policies

Students Read Between the Lines of NYUSH Textbook Policies

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

January 30, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU

Students at NYU Shanghai fight with the administration over textbook policies.

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Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

Administration, Student Groups Combat Drug Use

Herman Lee, Contributing Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU

Both student groups and the university aim to educate students minimize drug abuse.

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Shut Up and Drive: Students Complain About the Efficiency of Safe Ride

Shut Up and Drive: Students Complain About the Efficiency of Safe Ride

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORY, University News

Safe Ride, NYU's free night time transportation service, faces much grumbling, but Assistant Director for Transportation Services Greg Rivas discusses the improvements they plan to make.

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NYU Begins Search for Chief Diversity Officer

NYU Begins Search for Chief Diversity Officer

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

October 31, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU began their search for a Chief Diversity Officer.

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Upcoming Pennsylvania Faculty Walkout is Troublesome

Upcoming Pennsylvania Faculty Walkout is Troublesome

WSN Editorial Board

October 14, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

The walk-out planned by the faculty members of Pennsylvanian universities is reflective of a dangerous viewpoint that holds contract details in a higher regard than delivering a quality education.

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Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

WSN examines the female leadership at NYU and breaks down the race within the women who have held these position.

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All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

Lexi Faunce, News Editor

March 28, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition won a recorded meeting with Common Application CEO Paul Mott for this coming Tuesday.

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