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Locals Oppose NYU’s Updated 181 Mercer Plan

Locals Oppose NYU’s Updated 181 Mercer Plan

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under 2031 Expansion, City News, News, University News

One of the central components of NYU's 2031 Plan is the construction of a new facility at 181 Mercer Street. Several Mercer Street residents have expressed concern over the plan.

Langone Expands to Bay Ridge

Langone Expands to Bay Ridge

By Natasha Roy, News Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Langone is continuing its expansion in Brooklyn to Bay Ridge.

NYU Langone Looks to Expand to Lower East Side

NYU Langone Looks to Expand to Lower East Side

By Geomari Martinez, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2017


Filed under 2031 Expansion, City News, News, University News

NYU Langone has proposed a $32.9 million expansion for a new outpatient facility in the Lower East Side. The project is currently pending approval.

Investment in STEM Invites Growth

Investment in STEM Invites Growth

By WSN Editorial Board

March 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU's investment in expanding STEM resources at Tandon will improve the university as a whole.

181 Mercer Street Construction Begins

181 Mercer Street Construction Begins

By Sherah Ndjongo, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2017


Filed under 2031 Expansion, News, Uncategorized, University News

Construction for NYU's 181 Mercer Street project has begun. Some students are looking forward to seeing the finished product, while others question the necessity of a new NYU building.

NYU Invests $500 Million in Renovations for Brooklyn Campus

NYU Invests $500 Million in Renovations for Brooklyn Campus

By Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

The Tandon School of Engineering announces a new building for its students to the price of $500 Million.

Anywhere But Las Vegas: Americanizing Canada’s Game

Anywhere But Las Vegas: Americanizing Canada’s Game

By Rachel Ruecker, Sports Editor

November 29, 2016


Filed under Sports

The NHL's newly added 31st team is the Vegas Golden Knights, which is raising some eyebrows among diehard hockey fans. Here's a look at what could be.

Students Flock to Brooklyn, Gentrification and Rising Prices Follow

Students Flock to Brooklyn, Gentrification and Rising Prices Follow

By Alexander Kario, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Uncategorized, University News

NYU Wagner's Rudin Center, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, and Appleseed Inc. released a report recently describing Downtown Brooklyn's innovative urban developments and advancements.

NYU’s New President Talks the Corporate University, Diversity and the Future

NYU’s New President Talks the Corporate University, Diversity and the Future

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU President Andrew Hamilton discussed what he'd like to make a priority at NYU as he steps into his new shoes.

FASP says better Coles replacement is needed

FASP says better Coles replacement is needed

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

October 19, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan claims the university does not have a sufficient alternative space to replace Coles Sports Center.

Tentative date set for closing of Coles this fall

Tentative date set for closing of Coles this fall

By Bobby Wagner, Sports Editor

August 28, 2015


Filed under Sports

NYU sent an email over the summer that shows Coles Sports Center will be closed in the coming months, which will affect sports teams and athletes.

Affordable housing groups show support for NYU 2031

Affordable housing groups show support for NYU 2031

By Alanna Bayarin, News Editor

April 30, 2015


Filed under News

Affordable housing advocates have stepped into a yearslong legal showdown between NYU and Greenwich Village residents intent on stopping the school's expansion in the neighborhood — arguing in favor of NYU's controversial plan.

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