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Temporary Housing Dulls Shine of NYU Experience

Temporary Housing Dulls Shine of NYU Experience

By Sima Doctoroff and Sarah John, Contributing Writers

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories, University Life

Though temporary housing may be a necessary accommodation, it inevitably impacts the experience of first-years negatively.

Letter to the Editor: “Tisch New Theater Runs Into Drama”

Letter to the Editor: “Tisch New Theater Runs Into Drama”

By John Beckman, NYU Spokesperson

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU spokesperson John Beckman shared his thoughts about a recently published article in Washington Square News "Tisch New Theater Runs Into Drama."

Final Sexton town hall sees tensions run high

Final Sexton town hall sees tensions run high

By Diamond Naga Siu, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under News, University News

John Sexton hosted his final town hall meeting before leaving NYU in 2016.

Steinhardt faculty declares no confidence in President Sexton

Steinhardt faculty declares no confidence in President Sexton

May 10, 2013


Filed under News

  The full-time faculty of the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development passed six motions yesterday, including one declaring that they have no confidence in NYU President John Sexton. The motions and their results are as follows: The Faculty of the Steinhardt School ...

Gallatin faculty passes second vote of no confidence

May 3, 2013


Filed under Uncategorized

The full-time faculty of the Gallatin School of Individualized Study has passed a vote of no confidence in NYU President John Sexton. Based on the statement below, 23 voted in favor, 21 voted against and 6 abstained. "We, the full-time faculty at The Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New...

[UPDATE] Silver school to hold no-confidence vote

April 29, 2013


Filed under Uncategorized

Update May 1, 2013 6:15 p.m.: Professor of Social Work and Chair of the Silver School Executive Committee Wen-Jui Han explained that the main concerns of the Silver School faculty include timely input from faculty regarding the university's vision and direction, corruption on top administrators' salary while stu...

Law school declares support for Sexton

April 4, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

Yesterday, The faculty of the NYU School of Law passed a vote of confidence in NYU President and former dean of the law school John Sexton. Through a secret ballot at the meeting, faculty members voted yes, no or abstention, to the following resolution: "The faculty of the NYU School of Law express...