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NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Students for Justice in Palestine has received another death threat — this one threatens a specific member and uses even more graphic language than the last two messages the group received.

In Remembrance: CAS Senior Wyatt Tyler

In Remembrance: CAS Senior Wyatt Tyler

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

In remembrance of CAS senior Wyatt Tyler who passed away on Saturday, Washington Square News spoke with those closest to him. He will receive a posthumous degree from NYU this May.

NYU Reacts: Former Cuba President Fidel Castro Dies at 90

NYU Reacts: Former Cuba President Fidel Castro Dies at 90

By Diamond Naga Siu and Jemima McEvoy

November 29, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU students react to the death of Cuba's former president, Fidel Castro.

When Is Lennon’s Death Not About Lennon?

When Is Lennon’s Death Not About Lennon?

By Hailey Nuthals, Arts Editor

October 27, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

In its world premiere, Ross Howard's new play "Two of Us" takes what could have been a redundant, sentimental story and makes it into a curiously thoughtful tale.

New York’s Unethical Treatment of Countless Corpses

New York’s Unethical Treatment of Countless Corpses

By Connor Borden, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The right to one’s own body is passed on posthumously to a loved one to respect one’s will.

105 Years Later, Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

105 Years Later, Remembering the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

By Kyle Sturmann, Contributing Writer

March 24, 2016


Filed under News, University News

New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO hosted a commemoration by NYU's Brown building for the 146 workers who died in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire 105 years ago.

NYU Abu Dhabi Students Win $200k for Innovative Traffic App

NYU Abu Dhabi Students Win $200k for Innovative Traffic App

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 17, 2016


Filed under News, University News

RoadWatch, an app designed by NYU Abu Dhabi students, won 1 million Dhs and top honors at the World Government Summit in Dubai.

‘Cabin Fever’ Remake Leaves Audiences Dying to Escape

‘Cabin Fever’ Remake Leaves Audiences Dying to Escape

By Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

A new remake of a horror classic fails to live up to the original.

Anderson’s ‘Heart of a Dog’ combines art forms to reflect on life and death

Anderson’s ‘Heart of a Dog’ combines art forms to reflect on life and death

By Tony Schwab, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Experimental artist Laurie Anderson's new film "Heart of Dog" spirituality by combining several different art forms.

NYU hosts inclusive vigil for recent losses

NYU hosts inclusive vigil for recent losses

By Kristen Burns, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under News

The university held a vigil in honor of the loss of life in the US and abroad this summer.

Medical School graduate falls from residence hall

Medical School graduate falls from residence hall

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, News Editor

August 19, 2014


Filed under News

A graduate of the NYU School of Medicine, Sean O'Rourke, fell to his death on Monday afternoon from Vilcek Hall, his former residence. A spokesperson from the NYPD Office of the Deputy Commissioner, said the death is still under investigation. O'Rourke was a member of the class of 2014 and completed hi...

Student poetry: ‘My Dead Friend’

Student poetry: ‘My Dead Friend’

April 30, 2014


Filed under Features

I sit on the swings with my dead friend, it’s normal, we’re happy, we talk about March Madness, then I feel the pain of his sickness come over me slowly because I’m the sick one now, my body attacking itself, white blood cell count increasing too quickly, I don’t know anything else, is...

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