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Minimize the Microaggressions in Tisch

Minimize the Microaggressions in Tisch

By WSN Editorial Board

April 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion, Race, Top Stories, Uncategorized, University Life

NYU Tisch Drama should take these steps in order to cultivate a safer and more inclusive community for its students.

Acceptance Rate Drops to 19 Percent for the Class of 2022

Acceptance Rate Drops to 19 Percent for the Class of 2022

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The acceptance rate for the NYU Class of 2022 fell to a record low of 19 percent after admissions decisions were released this Thursday.

Class of 2021 Diversity is a Great Step for President Hamilton

Class of 2021 Diversity is a Great Step for President Hamilton

By WSN Editorial Board

April 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Heightened diversity advances the agenda of diversity repeatedly set out by Hamilton upon taking office at the beginning of 2016. This publication has been somewhat critical of Hamilton due to a lack of significant tangible actions to truly advance diversity, but this week’s news is an excellent step in the right direction.

NYU Reacts: Diversity of the Class of 2021

NYU Reacts: Diversity of the Class of 2021

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

April 13, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU admitted the most diverse group of students in 16 years for the class of 2021. Current and prospective NYU students react to this announcement.

Sanctuary Campus Working Group Meets With Hamilton

Sanctuary Campus Working Group Meets With Hamilton

By Sayer Devlin and Natasha Roy

April 5, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU Sanctuary met with President Andrew Hamilton to discuss its list of demands and suggest how the university can best implement them.

A Passport to Diversity

A Passport to Diversity

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Features

The Bronfman Center took 25 students of different backgrounds and beliefs to Israel in an attempt to encourage diversity at NYU.

MSA Continues Efforts for Inclusivity in the Aftermath of Trump’s Inauguration

MSA Continues Efforts for Inclusivity in the Aftermath of Trump’s Inauguration

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, NYU, Uncategorized

The Muslim Students Association responds to acts of hate and ignorance with love to send a message

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

By Diamond Naga, News Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

A break down of NYU's new official diversity statement.

Hearing Hamilton Face Up to Diversity Is Heartening

Hearing Hamilton Face Up to Diversity Is Heartening

By WSN Editorial Board

December 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The idealistic views espoused by Hamilton in his early remarks have now been supplemented with concrete and practical solutions.

NYU Hit With Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination and Retaliation

NYU Hit With Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination and Retaliation

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

December 1, 2016


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

A painter employed by NYU has filed a lawsuit against the university on the grounds of discrimination.

President Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes on You

President Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes on You

By WSN Editorial Board

November 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Rather than commit simply to abstract ideas like affordability and diversity, where it is difficult to gauge success, Hamilton ought to set up more easily achievable benchmarks so that the NYU community can watch the progress as it happens.

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

November 16, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Muslim Student Association held another rally in response to the vandalism at the Tandon campus.

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