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Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

February 15, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Uncategorized, University News

NYU College Republicans learned that their event with guest speaker Lucian Wintrich would be postponed due to security concerns, which left some NYUCR members frustrated and annoyed. 

College Republicans Continue Fight for Milo

College Republicans Continue Fight for Milo

By Faith Gates, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Students had mixed reactions after the Milo Yiannopoulos speech the College Republicans had planned was cancelled.

Other Schools Dealt With Yiannopoulos, Why Couldn’t NYU?

Other Schools Dealt With Yiannopoulos, Why Couldn’t NYU?

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Most schools, including Yale and George Washington, have recognized the importance of allowing unpopular speakers to visit and have agreed to increase security at their Yiannopoulos events.