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CMEP’s New Therapist Adds to Its Wealth of Student Resources

CMEP’s New Therapist Adds to Its Wealth of Student Resources

By Alesha Bradford, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

The Center for Multicultural Education and Programs (CMEP) offers health and academic services for students of various social identities—including HIV testing and a 24-hour bias response line.

CMEP Welcomes NYU Students Home

CMEP Welcomes NYU Students Home

By Natalie Chinn, Contributing Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Features

The NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs provides a welcoming space for students of color on campus. Unique programming and open dialogues, like this semester's new series "CMEP in the City," help students feel at home on campus and in New York City.

NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

By Connor Borden, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The NYU Leadership Initiative is an institution here on campus whose aim is to create a network among students who have a commitment to improving the world around them.

NYU’s Diversion from Diversity

NYU’s Diversion from Diversity

By Sayer Devlin, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2016


Filed under News, University News

For a university in and of the city, NYU’s student body diversity does not accurately represent the surrounding demographics. Black and African American people make up 26 percent of New York City, while NYU’s student body is only five percent black and African American. The Latinx student population follows a simi...

Letter from the Editor: NYU’s Diversity and Inclusion Forum

Letter from the Editor: NYU’s Diversity and Inclusion Forum

By Valentina Bojanini, Editor-in-Chief

November 19, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Dear Readers, Over the past several weeks, there has been a marked increase in discussions about racial tension on college campuses. From Mizzou to Yale and all over the country, students of color are sending a clear message: We will not be silenced. In an attempt to open discussions about racism o...

Admins weigh racial privilege

By Monica Millay, Contributing Writer

December 1, 2014


Filed under Features

White Administrators Talk Race provides a space for white administrators to delve into and develop appropriate responses to racialized topics, such as the actions in Ferguson, Missouri.