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Liberate NYU Liberal Studies

Liberate NYU  Liberal Studies

By WSN Editorial Board

February 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

NYU Student Senators Council pushes for recognition of Liberal Studies as separate from the College of Arts and Sciences during a University Senate meeting. We want to see LS represented as its own school throughout the university as a whole.

Liberal Studies Through the Eyes of the Students

Liberal Studies Through the Eyes of the Students

By Polina Buchak, Multimedia Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

There has been some debate over whether NYU's Liberal and Global Studies Programs are limiting or beneficial to students. The general consensus is that the programs have both strengths and weakness.

NYU Senior Awarded Rhodes Scholarship for Human Rights

NYU Senior Awarded Rhodes Scholarship for Human Rights

By Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Q&A with GLS senior Melissa Godin who was one of three students named a 2016 Rhodes Scholar for her research on human trafficking and volunteer tourism.

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

By Emily Bell, Blogs Editor

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

Though they traveled and studied all over the world during their time at NYU, members of the Global Liberal Studies class of 2015 gathered near Washington Square to celebrate on May 19. LS dean Fred Schwarzbach opened and closed the fourth GLS ceremony, which was held at the NYU Skirball Center for ...

Global Liberal Studies Commencement

Global Liberal Studies Commencement

By Bryna Shuman, Features Editor

May 20, 2014


Filed under News

Tuesday, May 20 11 a.m. NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts 566 LaGuardia Place 58 bachelor degree graduates  Despite the small number of graduates, the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts buzzed with excitement for Global Liberal Studies' commencement ceremony. Family and friends we...

Global Liberal Studies

Global Liberal Studies

May 20, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

Click on the photo above to view a gallery of photos from the ceremony.Monday, May 20 6:00 p.m. Grand Hall, NYU Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life 238 Thompson Street 35 graduates Because the Global Liberal Studies class of 2013 is the second class of students to have been in the program since th...