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Trump Administration Needs To Pay Reparations For Separating Families

Trump Administration Needs To Pay Reparations For Separating Families

By Melanie Pineda, Deputy Opinion Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Politics

Family separations at the U.S. border have resulted in not only an emotional toll on migrants, but a financial one as well.

“MURO” Installation Divides Washington Square Park

“MURO” Installation Divides Washington Square Park

By Caroline Haskins and Miranda Levingston

September 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, City News, News, Uncategorized

Bosco Sodi, an artist from Oaxaca, Mexico used 1,600 clay bricks in an art installation responding to President Trumps immigration policy.

Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

By Sayer Devlin and Htoo Min

February 2, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

The Muslim Student Association hosts a rally at Kimmel responding to President Trump's executive orders restricting immigration and suspending refugee admission.

Let’s Work Towards Stamping Out Xenophobia

Let’s Work Towards Stamping Out Xenophobia

By Devyani Shekhawat, Contributing Writer

January 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Despite being a country founded by immigrants, xenophobia continues to influence legislation and immigrants' daily lives.

Andrew Hamilton Affirms Support for Undocumented Students

Andrew Hamilton Affirms Support for Undocumented Students

By Sayer Devlin and Jemima McEvoy

December 1, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Andrew Hamilton sent around a letter to students about NYU being a sanctuary campus all students, regardless of documentation.

We Must Move Beyond #SanctuaryCampus

We Must Move Beyond #SanctuaryCampus

By WSN Editorial Board

November 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Instating programs like these would allow students to receive the support they need in the face of potential federal persecution.

Trump’s Vision of America is Founded on Exclusion

Trump’s Vision of America is Founded on Exclusion

By Phoebe Kuo, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Trump is not making America great again. Trump is dividing America by stirring hatred and racism, but we, the voters, should not be deceived by his empty promises.

Financial aid extended to undocumented students

By John Ambrosio, News Editor

November 18, 2014


Filed under News

NYU's OFfice of Financial Aid announced NOv. 16 that it would allow certain undocumented immigrant applications to apply for financial aid.