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Influential 2017

Influential 2017

By Abigail Weinberg, Editor-in-Chief

December 7, 2017


Filed under READ THIS WEEK'S ISSUE, Special Editions, Special Issues, Top Story, Uncategorized

NYU is chock-full of talented, passionate students. We chose to profile 11 who make an impactful difference on campus.

Jackson Tisi

Jackson Tisi

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

December 7, 2017


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As 450 people gathered in front of his camera, Jackson Tisi, in his signature way, focused his lens on others. Like he’d done many times before — as the media captain of the Welcome Week Student Leadership Team, as a freelance filmmaker and as a creative collaborator — he gave people the space to...

Cadence Daniels

Cadence Daniels

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017


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Cadence Daniels is iridescent. She is the definition of poise. When the students at the National Society of Black Engineers Executive Board meeting address their leadership, it is clear they’re looking directly at Daniels for approval. As their president, she listens attentively to their ideas and t...

Amanda Lawson

Amanda Lawson

By Jemima McEvoy, Managing Editor

December 7, 2017


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Very few students can say the organization they created has freed 65 people from one of the toughest detainment facilities in New York City. Amanda Lawson has done just that, and so much more for criminal justice reform both inside and outside of the NYU community.