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Activist groups rally against NYU expansion

Activist groups rally against NYU expansion

By Alex Bazeley and Lexi Faunce

September 2, 2015


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Students and faculty protested NYU's impending expansion plan on Tuesday.

Students, faculty question fundraising techniques

By Alanna Bayarin, News Editor

March 31, 2015


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The university is asking faculty members and current students to donate to the 1831 scholarship fund.

Community members, FASP celebrate recent NYU 2031 decision

Community members, FASP celebrate recent NYU 2031 decision

March 17, 2014


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Members of NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan and the Greenwich Village community gathered on March 15 to celebrate Judge Donna Mills’ decision in January, which said NYU does not have the right to build on parkland near Coles Sports Center as part of the NYU 2031 expansion plan. The celebration also kick...

NYU 2031 still sparks protest on campus

NYU 2031 still sparks protest on campus

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

February 10, 2014


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Two large banners reading “RIP Coles 1981-2015” stood in front of the entrance to Coles Sports Center on Feb. 9 as part of a protest led by the Student Labor Action Movement and Faculty Against the Sexton Plan. They protested against the university’s plan to demolish Coles and replace it with...

SLAM denounces student debt, university expansion

SLAM denounces student debt, university expansion

October 18, 2013


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  Members from the Students and Labor Action Movement, Faculty Against the Sexton Plan and International Socialist Organization came together to discuss and debate student debt, expansion, overseas campuses and student and faculty issues regarding the power of the administration. The event was titl...