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Black History Around NYU

Black History Around NYU

By Mili Mansaray, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under Features

Black history is American history, and it is everywhere, including our very own campus.

MLK Week to Provide Prospective Through Turmoil

MLK Week to Provide Prospective Through Turmoil

By Han Wang, Contributing Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features

In the midst of weekly protests in Washington Square Park, NYU invites us to take a look back to a time even more tumultuous than our own — the 1960s. NYU's 12th annual Martin Luther King Week celebration — titled "Essence of a True Revolution" — stretches from today until Thursday.

Activists discuss MLK, Black Lives Matter

Activists discuss MLK, Black Lives Matter

By Maggie O'Neill, Staff Writer

February 9, 2015


Filed under News

Guests discuss the costs of failing to realize the dreams of Martin Luther King, Jr. fifty years ago.

MLK Week kicks off in Kimmel Center

MLK Week kicks off in Kimmel Center

February 4, 2014


Filed under News

NYU’s celebration of African Heritage Month and Martin Luther King Jr. week began on Feb. 3 with an opening ceremony celebrating Ghanaian art. The festival, co-sponsored by NYU’s African Heritage Month and Africa House, featured visual and performing arts by students and a catered dinner from Harl...