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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.

Racial Discrimination and Islamophobia Pervasive in Stern

Racial Discrimination and Islamophobia Pervasive in Stern

By Jemima McEvoy and Sakshi Venkatraman

April 23, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

Muslim and black students have reported experiencing racial discrimination and Islamophobia in the Leonard N. Stern School of Business.

Sigma Gamma Rho Creates Space for Women of Color

Sigma Gamma Rho Creates Space for Women of Color

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Editor-at-Large

April 16, 2018


Filed under Features

NYU’s only black sorority works to include black female students in student life.

NYU Takes Legal Action Against Trump Travel Ban

NYU Takes Legal Action Against Trump Travel Ban

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

On March 30, NYU lawyers filed an amicus curiae brief against the latest iteration of President Donald Trump’s “travel ban.”

NYU’s Abroad Sites Join March for Our Lives Movement

NYU’s Abroad Sites Join March for Our Lives Movement

By Carine Zambrano, Abroad Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

NYU students reflect on striking moments at the March For Our Lives in Florence, Madrid and Paris.

Jérôme Bel’s ‘Gala’ Comes to Skirball

Jérôme Bel’s ‘Gala’ Comes to Skirball

By Devanshi Khepartal, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Jèrôme Bel attempts to redefine our perception of dance, bodies and structure with the New York City premiere of "Gala."

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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