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Athletic Outreach Benefits Refugee Community

Athletic Outreach Benefits Refugee Community

Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

Refugee communities are benefitting from initiatives that utilize sports.

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MLK Scholars: Service and Leadership Collide

MLK Scholars: Service and Leadership Collide

Natalie Chinn, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

The Martin Luther King Jr. Scholars Program offers scholarships and programming to NYU students who demonstrate a commitment to service and leadership.

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Petey Greene: Education as Rehabilitation

Petey Greene: Education as Rehabilitation

Chelsey Sanchez, Digital Director

October 2, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

NYU students who take part in the Petey Greene program provide much needed tutoring to students in correctional facilities.

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The Community Service Issue

The Community Service Issue

Veronica Liow, Multimedia Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under Special Issues, TOP STORY

Before I came to NYU, I remember hearing about students and alumni and their achievements. One Tisch alum wins an Oscar. A Gallatin student has a published book and is working on her second. Some Stern students' startups have effectively impacted the local community. It is clear that ambition runs in...

Alternative Breaks Encourage Valuable Service and Growth

Alternative Breaks Encourage Valuable Service and Growth

Laura Shkouratoff, Creative Director

March 20, 2017


Filed under OPINION

The NYU Alternative Breaks program, provides countless benefits to both participants and the communities that student-volunteers serve.

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NYU Alums Make Volunteering Easy

NYU Alums Make Volunteering Easy

Sarah Jackson, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

CAS alums Deevee Kashi and Anthony Yoon designed an app to help students find community service opportunities that fit into busy schedules.

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4 Ways to Make the Best of Your NYC Staycation

4 Ways to Make the Best of Your NYC Staycation

Anastasiya Shelest, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Staying in New York City this spring break? Here is WSN's guide to making the most of your week off.

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CAS Scholarship Aids Future Public Servants

CAS Scholarship Aids Future Public Servants

Mona Chen, Contributing Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

The Public Service Scholarship, dedicated to Marc and Ruti Bell, awards students who do exceptional amounts of community service.

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Poverty Prison

Poverty Prison

Laura Rubio, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under FEATURES

Broome Residential College students work with the Bronx Freedom Fund to ensure people can be bailed out of jail. As a part of the Dollar Bail Brigade, NYU students can be on call to pay the dollar fee to get someone released.

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Spread Love This Thanksgiving

Spread Love This Thanksgiving

Liv Chai, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Dining, FEATURES

As the weather gets colder and food for the homeless becomes even more scarce, the holidays should be a time for all of us to not only be thankful for all that we have but to consider the less fortunate and give back.

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NYU Dentistry Serves Underprivileged Communities

NYU Dentistry Serves Underprivileged Communities

Herman Lee, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

The NYU College of Dentistry has created community outreach programs to provide dental care for low-income patients across New York City.

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