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Wages Increase as Union Ratifies Six-Year Contract With NYU

Wages Increase as Union Ratifies Six-Year Contract With NYU

By Kenneth Jung, Contributing Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The Union of Clerical, Administrative, and Technical Staff Local 3882 (UCATS), which represents over 1,400 NYU employees has passed changes to the contract signed with NYU in December. The changes include wage increases, paid parental leave, insurance, and perfect attendance bonuses.

NYU sues for $1.47 billion over denied Sandy insurance coverage

NYU sues for $1.47 billion over denied Sandy insurance coverage

By Greta Chevance, Staff Writer

November 3, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU is suing an insurance company for $1.47 billion because it was denied coverage of losses during Superstorm Sandy.

Lawmakers use money to distract from gun ownership issues

Lawmakers use money to distract from gun ownership issues

March 4, 2013


Filed under Opinion

As the debate over gun control rages on in the wake of last year’s horrific mass shootings, New York lawmakers have proposed what they see as a compromise. A new bill in the State Assembly would make a $1 million insurance policy mandatory for gun owners. Many other states are considering similar legislation. The...