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Black and Brown Coalition Releases Statement on Recent Harassment in Wake of BDS Support

Black and Brown Coalition Releases Statement on Recent Harassment in Wake of BDS Support

By Kristina Hayhurst, Deputy News Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Several organizations of students of color have been the target of harassment since signing the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions agreement, according to a statement issued on Monday.

Black and Brown Coalition Takes Stock of Progress on Diversity at NYU

Black and Brown Coalition Takes Stock of Progress on Diversity at NYU

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 29, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories

Members of the Black and Brown Coalition discuss the progress the university administration has made on their list of demands issued last year.

BREAKING: Incarceration to Education Coalition Sits-In at Kimmel

BREAKING: Incarceration to Education Coalition Sits-In at Kimmel

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

March 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition hosted a sit with the Black and Brown Coalition, Black Student Union and other student activist groups on Kimmel's staircases to get NYU administration to make a statement that the school will not use applicant incarceration histories when considering them.

Black & Brown Coalition Given President’s Service Award

Black & Brown Coalition Given President’s Service Award

By Christine Wang and Greta Chevance

March 21, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU President Andrew Hamilton awarded the 2016 President's Service Award to the Black and Brown Coalition for its positive contributions to NYU diversity.

Q&A: Black and Brown Coalition

Q&A: Black and Brown Coalition

By Alex Bazeley, News Editor

December 7, 2015


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News

A Q&A with Juan Manuel Calero Canaval of the Black and Brown Coalition.

NYU inclusion pledges are encouraging step forward

NYU inclusion pledges are encouraging step forward

By WSN Editorial Board

November 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Though activists should absolutely ensure the university follows through on their word, change comes in small steps and the administration’s recent pledges should be seen as encouraging milestones toward progress.

White Student Union creator refutes claims of hoax

White Student Union creator refutes claims of hoax

By Justine Morris, Deputy News Editor

November 30, 2015


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The NYU White Students Union continues to fight to establish a presence on campus while facing backlash from numerous student groups.