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Moore and Page defend gay rights in ‘Freeheld’

Moore and Page defend gay rights in ‘Freeheld’

By Dejarelle Gaines, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Based on real events, Laurel Hester (Julianne Moore) is a dying police officer who wishes to leave her pension to her life partner Stacie Andree (Ellen Page) until the New Jersey board of freeholders denies the couple's request.

NYU Reacts: Snow prediction email

NYU Reacts: Snow prediction email

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

March 5, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community react to the university's notification that school would continue as planned despite forecasts of snow.

NYU Reacts: Winter storm

NYU Reacts: Winter storm

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor

January 29, 2015


Filed under News

Though snowstorm Juno didn't quite meet expectations, its effects—including class cancellations and public transit closures—made for an eventful start to the semester.