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De Blasio Endorses SLAM, Discusses Racist Statues, Does Not Take Questions

De Blasio Endorses SLAM, Discusses Racist Statues, Does Not Take Questions

By Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under City News, News, Top Story, University News

Mayor Bill de Blasio visited his old Weinstein dorm room. During his visit, he said he would consider taking down certain statues and supported SLAM's objective of getting a student on NYU's Board of Trustees.

What Led Chetan Hebbur to Run for City Council?

What Led Chetan Hebbur to Run for City Council?

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

WSN sat down with Chetan Hebbur, who is running for City Council, and Community Outreach Manager Alicia Findley.

CAS Senior is Running for New York City Council

CAS Senior is Running for New York City Council

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

CAS senior Chetan Hebbur is running for City Council in New York City's Second District.

Presidential Election Overshadows Local Ones

Presidential Election Overshadows Local Ones

By Téa Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

NYU students talk about whether or not they are interested in local elections in light of the Presidential election.

Indiana policies highlight importance of voting

Indiana policies highlight importance of voting

By WSN Editorial Board

April 2, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The widespread criticism of the new Indiana Religious Freedom Law is justified and proves that young voters should vote in local elections to prevent unjust laws like this from passing.