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Then and Now: NYU Landmarks Over Time

Then and Now: NYU Landmarks Over Time

By Anna Letson, Photo Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under NYU, Special Issues

via gvshp.org / Anna Letson Now a popular stop on campus, the Washington Mews was originally a part of the Lenape trail and was developed into horse stables. It now houses faculty and a few of the Language departments. Email Anna Letson at [email protected] ...

Make a Difference at Impact Week

Make a Difference at Impact Week

By Thomas Peracchio, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under News, University News

A preview of Impact Week, which aims to create positive social impact through collaboration with students, alumni, and other organizations.

Steinhardt Launches Music and Social Change Lab, Using Song to Address Global Issues

Steinhardt Launches Music and Social Change Lab, Using Song to Address Global Issues

By Maria Torres, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under News, University News

An associate professor of music business at NYU Steinhardt hopes to promote social change through music with the new Music and Social Change lab.

[UPDATE] Proposed club finance change may increase difficulty in obtaining funding

[UPDATE] Proposed club finance change may increase difficulty in obtaining funding

By Melody Chan, Contributing Writer

November 5, 2015


Filed under News, University News

The NYU student government is voting on a new policy that will make the way that clubs get funding more event based.

Student petitions for addition of ‘upstander’ to dictionary

Student petitions for addition of ‘upstander’ to dictionary

February 18, 2014


Filed under Features

Last year, the words selfie, emoji and twerk were among those added to Oxford’s Online Dictionary. This year, CAS freshman Monica Mahal and her partner Sarah Decker, a freshman at Bucknell University, are trying to have the word “upstander” added. The word refers to a person who chooses to ta...