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NYU Removes Question Regarding Criminal History From Its Application

NYU Removes Question Regarding Criminal History From Its Application

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

August 3, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories

The move comes on the heels of heated protests during the spring semester from students hoping the university would change what they felt to be an unfair policy.

All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

All You Need to Know About the IEC Sit-In

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

March 28, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition won a recorded meeting with Common Application CEO Paul Mott for this coming Tuesday.

The Box: Unboxed

The Box: Unboxed

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz, News Editors

March 28, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

WSN breaks down the "ban the box" movement and why the Incarceration to Education Coalition advocates for the removal of the box from NYU's Common Application.

UPDATE: Incarceration to Education Coalition Sits-In At Kimmel

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

March 26, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Uncategorized, University News

Students remain inside the Kimmel Center past midnight to continue protesting against questions of criminal history on NYU's application.

IEC Hosts Teach-In to Educate and Bring Awareness

IEC Hosts Teach-In to Educate and Bring Awareness

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

March 1, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Incarceration to Education Coalition held a discussion in Bobst library on Monday to answer students' questions on banning the box from the Common App.