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Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

By Kristina Hayhurst and Sarah Jackson

April 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Hundreds of students, including survivors of mass school shootings, assembled in Washington Square Park on Friday to call for comprehensive gun control.

Exposure | Signs of Change

Exposure | Signs of Change

By Echo Chen, Multimedia Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Exposure, Multimedia

After attending The March for Our Lives on Saturday, it is apparent that the movement is inclusive of the intersectional aspects of gun violence.

What Is NYU’s Emergency Protocol for Mass Shootings?

What Is NYU’s Emergency Protocol for Mass Shootings?

By Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Recent mass shootings like the one at Ohio State University may have prompted students to wonder what the protocol would be if something were to happen at NYU.

Terrorism and the bludgeoning power of rhetoric

Terrorism and the bludgeoning power of rhetoric

By WSN Editorial Board

December 2, 2015


Filed under Opinion

When it comes to terrorism, the means and intent are what matter, and we must apply the term equally.

Social Workers can reduce more than just gun violence

March 15, 2013


Filed under Opinion

NYU Institute for Public Knowledge recently hosted a panel discussion called “Triggering the Debate: Gun Control, Race and Mental Illness” to discuss core issues of the gun debate. Panelists deeply examined if new gun laws can balance the politics of mental health diagnosis, confidentiality rights...