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Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 17, 2017


Filed under City News, News, NYU, University News

Stern Dean Peter Henry is a member of the board of directors for Citibank, one of the banks funding the Dakota Access Pipeline. Some students were unsettled by this connection between an NYU administrator and Citibank.

Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

Trump Moves to Revive DAPL, Students Respond with Protests

By Miranda Levingston and Jemima McEvoy

January 25, 2017


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories, University News

People are protesting President Trump's executive order that allows the government to consider building the Keystone and Dakota Access Pipelines.

Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

Divest Rallies With National Standing Rock Movement

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

November 16, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Divest stood in solidarity with Standing Rock during its pre-rally on Kimmel's staircases that happened before they joined a larger rally in the Financial District — a nationwide effort that occurred in various cities today.

Greenwich Village Stands Up for Standing Rock

Greenwich Village Stands Up for Standing Rock

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

September 12, 2016


Filed under City News, News

Native Americans and their allies gathered in Washington Square Park on Friday to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.