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Water Activists Speak on Flint, Puerto Rico Crises

Water Activists Speak on Flint, Puerto Rico Crises

By Paul Kim, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A panel was held in Kimmel last week to discuss the water crises in Flint and Puerto Rico.

105 Professors Express ‘Grave Concern’ Over Administration’s Treatment of Student Activists

105 Professors Express ‘Grave Concern’ Over Administration’s Treatment of Student Activists

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under NYU, Top Stories, University News

92 professors came out and and expressed 'grave concerns' over threats issued to SLAM and Divest protestors by NYU.

Student Activists Rally at Weekend on the Square

Student Activists Rally at Weekend on the Square

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The Student Labor Action Movement and NYU Divest filled the Kimmel Center for University Life staircase during Weekend on the Square to continue their ongoing protest for a town meeting with the Board of Trustees.

19 Student Activists Defy Administration, Occupy Kimmel Overnight

19 Student Activists Defy Administration, Occupy Kimmel Overnight

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Despite threats of disciplinary action, members of SLAM and NYU Divest plan to demonstrate on the Kimmel steps until their demands for representation and transparency are met by administrators.

On-Campus Club Protests Wendy’s Restaurant Chain Labor Practices

On-Campus Club Protests Wendy’s Restaurant Chain Labor Practices

By Natasha Roy, Managing Editor-at-Large

April 6, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

NYU Peer Health Exchange helped lead a protest against Wendy's on Thursday night for the fast food company's refusal to join the Fair Food Agreement.

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

Fallen NYU Fireman Honored by New York Community

By Noah Mutterperl, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2018


Filed under City News, News

A memorial service was held Thursday in Washington Square Park for firefighter and NYU alum Tripp Zanetis (CAS '03), who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq earlier this month.

Female Industry Leaders Inspire at NYU

Female Industry Leaders Inspire at NYU

By Jessica Xing, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Features

At the NYWICI Student Communications Career Conference on Saturday, communications industry leaders spoke about their career experiences.

Sound Pollution Research Records NYU

Sound Pollution Research Records NYU

By Alesha Bradford, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

Researchers from NYU and Ohio State are recording street traffic around NYU. Students react to questions of privacy concerns.

NYU Instagram Hotspots

NYU Instagram Hotspots

By Tyler Crews, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2017


Filed under Features

Need to up your Insta game? Look no further.

Does NYU Really Recycle?

Does NYU Really Recycle?

By Andrew Heying, Deputy Opinions Editor

April 17, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Some students have reported seeing maintenance mix the recycling with trash after it has been sorted into the separate bins. Washington Square News investigates what actually happens to the recycling at NYU.

Protests on Kimmel Stairs for No Reason, ‘We’re Just Angry’

Protests on Kimmel Stairs for No Reason, ‘We’re Just Angry’

By Emily Fagel, Copy Chief

April 1, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Students began protesting for no reason in Kimmel today: lines too long in the dining hall, immigration bans and everything else in between.

Best Places to Cry at NYU

Best Places to Cry at NYU

By Alyssa Kelly, Contributing Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

We've all had those kind of days that have made us want to cry on the spot.But in a city as crowded as New York, it can be difficult to find a good place to do so. Here's a list of the best places on campus to get your cry on.

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