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Students Debate the Existence of NYU Abu Dhabi

Students Debate the Existence of NYU Abu Dhabi

By Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Review and Debates prompted students and professors at NYU to consider the existence of NYU Abu Dhabi.

Prof. Andrew Ross asks for NYUAD transparency

Prof. Andrew Ross asks for NYUAD transparency

By Kati Garrity, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A follow-up story on NYU professor Andrew Ross who was banned from entering the UAE earlier this year for "security reasons."

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.

Letter to the Editor: NYU Abu Dhabi

Letter to the Editor: NYU Abu Dhabi

By Matthew Silverstein, Philosophy Program Head, NYU Abu Dhabi

September 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion

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

NYU response to UAE travel ban unsatisfactory

NYU response to UAE travel ban unsatisfactory

By WSN Editorial Board

September 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Academic freedom is in question in regard to NYU professor Andrew Ross's bar from entering the UAE.

Sexton must respond to travel ban

Sexton must respond to travel ban

By WSN Editorial Board

March 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The administration must speak out against the UAE denial of entry for NYU Professor Andrew Ross.

Professor barred entry into U.A.E.

Professor barred entry into U.A.E.

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-chief

March 17, 2015


Filed under News

Social and Cultural Analysis professor Andrew Ross was barred entry into the U.A.E.

Student debt relief program announced

Student debt relief program announced

By John Ambrosio, News Editor

September 17, 2014


Filed under News

Strike Debt announced their most recent Rolling Jubilee debt buy, along with their new project Debt Collective.

ASA conference draws criticism from pro-Israel groups

ASA conference draws criticism from pro-Israel groups

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

March 3, 2014


Filed under News

A conference, organized by the American Studies program at NYU, sparked controversy as it attempted to answer questions that arose after the Americans Studies Association endorsed a boycott against Israeli academic institutions. The title of their conference, held from Feb. 28 to March 1, was Ci...

[VIDEO] Op-ed Live: Vote of No Confidence

[VIDEO] Op-ed Live: Vote of No Confidence

April 17, 2013


Filed under Multimedia, Opinion

  In light of the recent vote of no confidence against President Sexton, WSN┬áinvited two students and two professors on opposing sides of the vote to discuss the issues facing members of the NYU community. Tony Movshon, Professor and Chair of the Center for Neural Science, and Malina Web...

Student debt: a corporate issue

Student debt: a corporate issue

December 7, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In the wake of student protests against rising tuition costs at Cooper Union and the University of California at Berkeley, student debt has once again entered the national conversation. I recently sat down with the 2012 Libertarian vice-presidential nominee, Judge Jim Gray, to discuss student debt, among various oth...