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Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

Hundreds Protest Gun Violence in Washington Square Park

By Kristina Hayhurst and Sarah Jackson

April 20, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

Hundreds of students, including survivors of mass school shootings, assembled in Washington Square Park on Friday to call for comprehensive gun control.

College of Nursing Signs Letter Advocating for Gun Control

College of Nursing Signs Letter Advocating for Gun Control

By Natasha Roy, Managing Editor-at-Large

March 5, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The Rory Meyers College of Nursing has decided to support a letter from the American Academy of Nursing (AAN) that calls for Congress to create a bipartisan National Commission on Mass Shootings in the aftermath of the recent school shooting in Parkland.

How Terrorist Attacks Affect Your Concert Experience

How Terrorist Attacks Affect Your Concert Experience

By Megan O’Brien, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Music

Less than two months into the New Year and there have been over 30 mass shootings in the United States, but the music industry is attempting to take these atrocities all in stride.

Stoneman Douglas Tragedy Shakes NYU

Stoneman Douglas Tragedy Shakes NYU

By Caroline Haskins and Mack DeGeurin

February 26, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A vigil was held for Parkland on Thursday to honor those affected by the mass shooting that took place at a high school there last week.

Public Safety Tests Alert System to Prepare for Possible Emergency

Public Safety Tests Alert System to Prepare for Possible Emergency

By Christine Lee, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under News, University News

In the wake of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland last week, it is more important than ever that NYU's own Emergency Notification System functions properly.

What Is NYU’s Emergency Protocol for Mass Shootings?

What Is NYU’s Emergency Protocol for Mass Shootings?

By Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Recent mass shootings like the one at Ohio State University may have prompted students to wonder what the protocol would be if something were to happen at NYU.

Campuses must be made safer after Paris attacks

Campuses must be made safer after Paris attacks

By Tegan Joseph Mosugu, Staff Writer

December 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

It is time for universities across the country, and the world beef up their campus anti-terrorist measures. The safety of students and staff should be of utmost priority to institutions.