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17 Percent of Students Have Experienced Hostility at NYU, [email protected] Survey Reveals

17 Percent of Students Have Experienced Hostility at NYU, Being@NYU Survey Reveals

By Sayer Devlin, Managing Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

NYU released preliminary results for its widely promoted [email protected] survey, a campus-wide initiative taken in the Fall 2017 semester.

NYU Opinions on Facebook User-Data Controversy

NYU Opinions on Facebook User-Data Controversy

By Louise Choi, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under News, University News

WSN looks into students' opinions on Facebook following the Cambridge Analytica data collection scandal.

Professors Work to Develop 5G Wireless Testbed

Professors Work to Develop 5G Wireless Testbed

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Three professors from the Tandon School of Engineering are part of a team working on a testbed of 5G wireless networks.

Marketing, Cyber Security Professors Weigh in on Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Marketing, Cyber Security Professors Weigh in on Cambridge Analytica Scandal

By Sunanda Gaskins, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU Professor Scott Galloway has been making his voice heard on issues surrounding the Facebook user privacy scandal.

“A Good American” Fails to Skewer the NSA

“A Good American” Fails to Skewer the NSA

By Ali Hassan, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

Though a fascinatingly in-depth look at one of the most contentious issues since, well, Edward Snowden, "A Good American" is still disappointingly biased.

School of Medicine introduces big data training

School of Medicine introduces big data training

By Greta Chevance, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015


Filed under News, University News

The School of Medicine's new "big data" program encourages medical students to analyze all the available data at their fingertips.

WSN sits down with OECD deputy head

WSN sits down with OECD deputy head

March 5, 2014


Filed under News

WSN sat down with Kathleen DeBoer, the deputy head of the Washington Center of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, an organization that gathers economic data for the public and works with world governments. DeBoer was at NYU on March 4 to lead a workshop on how students can ...

Information overloads stage in Off Broadway play

Information overloads stage in Off Broadway play

February 25, 2014


Filed under Arts

Whether it is the dozens of emails one receives every day or the staggering variety of television shows available on Netflix, people are constantly taking in more information than they can comprehend, and certainly more than they can handle. This experience is presented in “Love and Information,”...