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Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

By Noah Mutterperl, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under City News, News

A memorial service was held Thursday in Washington Square Park for firefighter and NYU alum Tripp Zanetis (CAS '03), who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq earlier this month.

BREAKING: NYU Buildings Evacuated Due to Nearby Manhole Fires

BREAKING: NYU Buildings Evacuated Due to Nearby Manhole Fires

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

March 31, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, City News, News, University News

Several manhole fires have erupted on Broadway and 12th St. The Fire Department of New York and NYU's Public Safety are working on solving the problems.

Fire Erupts at NYU Langone Medical Center, No Injuries Reported

Fire Erupts at NYU Langone Medical Center, No Injuries Reported

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A fire broke out at a construction site located at NYU Langone Medical Center on Wednesday.

Tisch studio evacuated after fire breaks out nearby

Tisch studio evacuated after fire breaks out nearby

December 5, 2013


Filed under News

Students at NYU’s Stella Adler Studio at 31 W. 27th St. were evacuated after a fire broke out in an adjacent building on last night. The New York City Fire Department is currently investigating the cause. The FDNY received a call at 3:26 p.m., and the fire was controlled by 4:06 p.m. No injuries have been reported. ...

NYU-Poly keeps fire departments informed with ALIVE

NYU-Poly keeps fire departments informed with ALIVE

November 8, 2013


Filed under Features

To help protect the individuals who protect us, a team of researchers from the Polytechnic Institute of NYU, in conjunction with the New York City Fire Department, the Chicago Fire Department and the Bloomington Fire Department, has developed an interactive game-like training tool called Advanced Learning through Integrated Visual Environme...

[UPDATE] FDNY rescues LS sophomore from between buildings

[UPDATE] FDNY rescues LS sophomore from between buildings

By Emily Bell, Nicole Brown, and Kevin Burns

November 3, 2013


Filed under News

UPDATE Monday, Nov. 4, 8:35 p.m.: Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs Tom Ellett sent an email to the residents of Lafayette Hall and Alumni Hall, where Vongtau is a resident, to notify them about the incident last night. The email specifies that 16 hours after Vongtau was reported ...