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Bronfman Center Sends Aid to Las Vegas After Mass Shooting

Bronfman Center Sends Aid to Las Vegas After Mass Shooting

By Jalil Johnson, Contributing Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU student volunteers embarked on a relief trip to Las Vegas through the Bronfman Center.

A Passport to Diversity

A Passport to Diversity

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Features

The Bronfman Center took 25 students of different backgrounds and beliefs to Israel in an attempt to encourage diversity at NYU.

Holocaust Survivor Speaks at Panel Commemorating Elie Wiesel

Holocaust Survivor Speaks at Panel Commemorating Elie Wiesel

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

During Holocaust Remembrance Week the CAS Dean Office and Realize Israel hosted a celebration of Elie Wiesel in the Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life.

NYU Ranked Ninth Among Worst Schools for Jewish Students

NYU Ranked Ninth Among Worst Schools for Jewish Students

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Story, University News

NYU, the private university that boasts the largest Jewish population, ranked as the ninth worst higher education institution for Jewish students.

Q&A: Gallatin Student Seeks to Protect Peers Through Campaign

Q&A: Gallatin Student Seeks to Protect Peers Through Campaign

By Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor

April 29, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Gallatin senior Madeline Dolgin was awarded the first ever Social Justice Award by the Global Spiritual Life Office.

Jewish transgender professor shares story

Jewish transgender professor shares story

By Kati Garrity, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Professor Joy Ladin gave a lecture about being transgender and Orthodox Jewish.

Bronfman legacy honored at memorial

Bronfman legacy honored at memorial

January 29, 2014


Filed under News

A memorial service to honor Edgar M. Bronfman was held on Jan. 28 in Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Bronfman was president of the Samuel Bronfman Foundation and a supporter of many Jewish foundations including Hillel, Bronfman Youth Fellowships and MyJewishLearning, Inc. He also expanded the...