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Cornell Fraternity Chapter on Probation after ‘Pig Roast’ Sex Contest

Cornell Fraternity Chapter on Probation after ‘Pig Roast’ Sex Contest

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A Cornell fraternity was put on probation after an offensive ritual was leaked. Here's what NYU's Greek community feels about the news.

Fraternities Must Be Held Accountable

Fraternities Must Be Held Accountable

By WSN Editorial Board

September 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Racist incidents are too common in college campuses — including here at NYU — and it is time administrators be more active in its awareness and consequential elimination.

NYU entrepreneurial teams to join Cornell summit

NYU entrepreneurial teams to join Cornell summit

By Greta Chevance, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Three student teams from NYU will share their business ideas with investors at the Cornell Entrepreneurship Summit at the beginning of November.

Universities collaborate to research storm impact on New York

Universities collaborate to research storm impact on New York

November 7, 2013


Filed under News

Last week, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the beginning of the New York State Resilience Institute for Storms and Emergencies, a research institute housed at the Polytechnic Institute of NYU and Stony Brook University in response to Superstorm Sandy. A meeting that will address funding a...