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Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

By Sunanda Gaskins, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's School of Law hosted a panel last Tuesday to discuss the importance of diversity in environmentalism.

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Syllabi Feature Cookie-Cutter Diversity

Syllabi Feature Cookie-Cutter Diversity

By Diya Radhakrishna

February 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

NYU Liberal Studies curriculum disproportionately focusses on Western society.

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Haircare For All — Hijabis Too

Haircare For All — Hijabis Too

By Thomas Chou, Beauty and Style Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

L'oreal takes a turn for the inclusive in it's newest announcements regarding a new shampoo advertisement.

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Inclusivity at the 60th Grammys

Inclusivity at the 60th Grammys

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under Features

Grammy Awards have been criticised and boycotted because of the lack of diversity they showed in the winners. This year seems to be more promising.

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London: It’s Even Harder to Be a Student of Color Abroad

London: It’s Even Harder to Be a Student of Color Abroad

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Abroad Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features, Top Stories

Moving from NYU's diverse campus in New York to study abroad sites like NYU London can be disconcerting, especially when it comes to diversity.

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Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

Universities Should Do More to Integrate International Students

By WSN Editorial Board

November 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Now, more than ever, universities must make an effort to welcome and integrate its international students into the university’s community.

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White Men Win Nobel Prize Again

White Men Win Nobel Prize Again

By Tyler Crews, Deputy Sports Editor

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

When I look at the list of 2017 laureates, I do not feel inspired. I, a woman, am less likely to be recognized for my efforts in academics than a man.

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NYU is No Place for White Nationalists’ Propaganda

NYU is No Place for White Nationalists’ Propaganda

By Kaitlynn Keller, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Students must fight to assure that NYU will continue to not tolerate white supremacy on campus or be a safe space for Nazis or white supremacists.

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The Community College Transfer Opportunity Program Must Improve

The Community College Transfer Opportunity Program Must Improve

By WSN Editorial Board

September 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Chicago's Star Scholarship shows NYU should continue to grow its Community College Transfer Opportunity Program, encouraging prospective and transfer students, from all economic backgrounds, to be a part of its academic community.

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Lipscomb University President Dinner Racially Insensitive

Lipscomb University President Dinner Racially Insensitive

By WSN Editorial Board

September 21, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Holding such events in sake of racial diversity and then decorating them in such offensive manners is not only distasteful, but unacceptable in the 21st century.

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In Support of Michelle Jones

In Support of Michelle Jones

By WSN Editorial Board

September 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

While the presence of someone who was convicted of such a gruesome crime may make some students feel uneasy, Jones served her time and undoubtedly deserves to be at NYU.

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