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College of Arts and Science Commencement ‘17

College of Arts and Science Commencement ‘17

Thomas Chou, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


Filed under NEWS

The CAS Baccalaureate ceremony was replete with touching sentiment, from a poem written by the departing Dean Gabrielle Starr to the more humorous but still touching instructions for graduates by NYU Provost Katherine Fleming.

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Jessica Martinez: CAS, Journalism and Social and Cultural Analysis

Jessica Martinez

May 4, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

NYU and New York City have been in the cards for me since my early teenage years. I fell in love with both during my very first visit to the city when I was 14-years-old. Throughout high school, I made it clear that moving here was the plan. In the years at my Southern California community college, I told...

Jazz Collective C3 Sinks Its Teeth Into NYC

Jazz Collective C3 Sinks Its Teeth Into NYC

Connor Gatesman, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Music

Just as Third North Residence Hall brings together multitudes of students to experience living with a variety of people, student jazz collective C3 — named after the building's basement level where they met — has brought a multitude of musical influences to their sound.

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CAS Senior is Running for New York City Council

CAS Senior is Running for New York City Council

Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under City News, NEWS, University News

CAS senior Chetan Hebbur is running for City Council in New York City's Second District.

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Safety Pin: The New Symbol of Solidarity

Safety Pin: The New Symbol of Solidarity

Ali Webb, Staff Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Safety pins as symbols of solidarity have made its way on to the clothes of NYU students.

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Hamilton’s Commitment to NYU Science Prestige Laudable

Hamilton’s Commitment to NYU Science Prestige Laudable

Chuyu Xiong, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Hamilton’s effort to cultivate the sciences is a good sign not just for students or professors in the departments themselves, but also for the rest of the community to be more informed of NYU’s broad academic reach.

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Core Requirements Stifle Student Growth

Core Requirements Stifle Student Growth

Hao Ly, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

NYU should implement an open curriculum to rectify the rigidity of the core curriculum.

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Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

Alum Short Film Tackles Islamophobia

Sophie Bennett, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Film

In his powerful new short film "Dastaar," NYU alumni Javian Ashton Le examines the pervasive bias towards Muslims and practitioners of Islam in today's heated political climate.

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Q&A: Daye Jack Is Hip-Hop’s Next Big Thing

Q&A: Daye Jack Is Hip-Hop’s Next Big Thing

Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

October 24, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Music, TOP STORIES

NYU alumni Daye Jack came to the university as a computer science, and quickly rose through the ranks — of the music industry. Now, he's collaborating withs stars and working with Max Martin.

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On the Job: Janice Lu

On the Job: Janice Lu

Disha Gupta, Contributing Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under FEATURES

CAS freshman Janice Lu takes her education to the next level by balancing her NYU course load with being a teaching assistant with America Reads.

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Professors share college experiences with first-generation students

Professors share college experiences with first-generation students

Ankita Bhanot, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under FEATURES

CAS faculty shared their experiences on being first-generation college students at a panel on Wednesday.

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