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NYU’s Board of Trustees Revokes Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree

NYU’s Board of Trustees Revokes Bill Cosby’s Honorary Degree

By Sarah Jackson, News Editor

June 21, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, Top Story, University News

NYU's Board of Trustees announced on Thursday that they would revoke actor Bill Cosby's honorary degree, which he earned in 1997.

Recent Alumnus Pursues Degrees at Harvard, Stanford

Recent Alumnus Pursues Degrees at Harvard, Stanford

By Sabeena Singhani, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Azizjon Azimi '16 has been accepted into a prestigious scholarship program that will allow him to pursue graduate degrees at two of the top universities in the nation simultaneously.

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

By Maddie Howard, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU's student-athletes focus both on sports and academics while in school, but after graduation, follow a variety of career paths.

NYU Shanghai vs. Chinese Universities

NYU Shanghai vs. Chinese Universities

By CoCo Wang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Shanghai presents students with more academic opportunities than local Chinese universities.

Applicant’s Angry Twitter Stream Spurs Policy Review

By Jessica Martinez, Social Media Editor

January 26, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU hopes to increase diversity after clarifying it will waive application fees for low-income students.

Walker’s ‘elitist’ college critique unproductive

Walker’s ‘elitist’ college critique unproductive

By Christina Coleburn, Senior Editor

February 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Scott Walker has unfairly criticized those who are worried about his lack of a college degree as elitist.