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Anti-PC NYU Professor Is Now Promoted

Anti-PC NYU Professor Is Now Promoted

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

November 18, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Michael Rectenwald, known as "Deplorable NYU Professor," has been given full professorship.

Freshman discusses musical growth

Freshman discusses musical growth

By Zoe Thompson, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2015


Filed under Features

Freshman releases sophomore album.

WSN Interviews: Five Student Council Presidents

WSN Interviews: Five Student Council Presidents

September 17, 2013


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage

Do you know the student council president of your school? Check out WSN’s website, nyunews.com, or youtube.com/wsnnyunews for video interviews with the 2013-2014 undergraduate presidents. Hear them speak about their goals for the year, how new students can get involved, life at NYU and more. Now upd...

LSP renames award in honor of José Vázquez

LSP renames award in honor of José Vázquez

April 15, 2013


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José Vázquez, a professor in the Liberal Studies Program who passed away last February, has been hailed by his students and fellow faculty as an extraordinary teacher devoted to his students. To keep his legacy alive, LSP created the José Vázquez Award for Teaching Excellence. The award, orig...

NYU plagiarism cases often considered unintentional

NYU plagiarism cases often considered unintentional

February 21, 2013


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Plagiarism is an issue at every university, but at NYU, the most common cases result from misunderstanding rather than bla- tant cheating. NYU’s academic integrity policy defines plagiarism as “presenting others’ work without adequate acknowledg- ment of its source, as though it were one’s own.” ...

University welcomes newest members of NYU community

University welcomes newest members of NYU community

October 2, 2012


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1. Nina Katchadourian, clinical assistant professor of Gallatin School of Individualized Study Katchadourian is a visual artist and has exhibited her work for 25 years in museums such as the Museum of Modern Art PS1 and Palais de Tokyo. For the past seven years she was the viewing program curator...