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Hockey Wins SECHL Championship

Hockey Wins SECHL Championship

By Rachel Ruecker, Senior Editor

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

The NYU hockey team took home the SECHL title en route to next month's ACHA National championship.

The Importance of Athletic Trainers in College Sports

The Importance of Athletic Trainers in College Sports

By Trevor Francesconi, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports

Athletic trainers heavily impact the student-athlete experience at NYU, but their influence can't always be seen.

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

By Maddie Howard, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU's student-athletes focus both on sports and academics while in school, but after graduation, follow a variety of career paths.

National Anthem Protests Met with Fascist Thinking

National Anthem Protests Met with Fascist Thinking

By Matthew Perry, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Beyond its implication that law enforcement is opposed to calls for justice, the request for cops to abandon protesters is also deeply troubling due to its fascist elements.

Kaepernick Embodies Sports’ Double Standards

Kaepernick Embodies Sports’ Double Standards

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

September 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

This isn’t the first, nor the last time that an athlete of color, or one of a similarly afflicted minority group will use their platform to raise their voice against injustice.

Universities must prioritize education over athletics

Universities must prioritize education over athletics

April 8, 2014


Filed under Sports

The Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote that sport and education should co-exist, as sport is one of the highest of human activities and the closest a person can come to contemplation. Any athlete can attest to a feeling of being out of body while performing at a high level. Perhaps American universit...

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