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RJ Khalaf

RJ Khalaf

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Leadership. Faith. Football. RJ Khalaf’s passions are varied, but they all center around his desire to weave positivity into his surroundings. Though his passions don’t always mesh well together, being at NYU has helped the Global Liberal Studies senior get as close as possible to connecting t...

The Importance of Student Leadership

The Importance of Student Leadership

By Shraddha Bhavesh Jajal, Contributing Writer

October 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The best way for everyone to have a voice is to bridge the gap between student government and the student body.

MLK Scholars: Service and Leadership Collide

MLK Scholars: Service and Leadership Collide

By Natalie Chinn, Contributing Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

The Martin Luther King Jr. Scholars Program offers scholarships and programming to NYU students who demonstrate a commitment to service and leadership.

NYU Helps Open Neighborhood Innovation Lab

NYU Helps Open Neighborhood Innovation Lab

By Greta Chevance, Contributing Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under City News, News, NYU

NYU is giving back to the community with its involvement in the creation of the city's first Neighborhood Innovation Lab.

NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

NYU Leadership Initiative Bridges a Gap

By Connor Borden, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The NYU Leadership Initiative is an institution here on campus whose aim is to create a network among students who have a commitment to improving the world around them.

Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories

Two Steinhardt adjunct professors discovered that students prefer teachers of color, which prompts the discussion of greater NYU faculty diversity.

Fashion Fails Women in Leadership

Fashion Fails Women in Leadership

By Vrinda Anand, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Although the fashion industry is stereotypically a woman's world, men continue to dominate leadership positions.

Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

Leadership Conference to Discuss Women of Color in Higher Education

By Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

WSN examines the female leadership at NYU and breaks down the race within the women who have held these position.

NYU Students’ Social Impact Project Empowers Women in Nepal

NYU Students’ Social Impact Project Empowers Women in Nepal

By Ludovica Grieco, Staff Writer

March 3, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Professor Fayard lead a group of students to slums in Kathmandu, Nepal to implement a female leadership and empowerment pilot program.

NYU kicks off first Leadership Week

NYU kicks off first Leadership Week

By Alice Zhang, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU held its inaugural leadership week.

Columbia hosts investment banking leadership conference

Columbia hosts investment banking leadership conference

September 30, 2013


Filed under News

Leaders in Investment Banking held a workshop at Columbia University over the weekend. The nonprofit organization, founded in 2010, aims to help current students and recent graduates secure job opportunities in the financial world by offering free educational workshops at universities all around t...

NYU-Poly professor Nikhil Gupta recognized for research, development of safer metals

NYU-Poly professor Nikhil Gupta recognized for research, development of safer metals

March 12, 2013


Filed under News

Nikhil Gupta, a professor at the Polytechnic Institute of NYU was a recipient for the Young Leader Professional Development Award from The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society for his work in developing lightweight composite materials for aircraft, marine vessels and automobiles. His recent researc...