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What Exactly Is the Momentum Campaign?

What Exactly Is the Momentum Campaign?

By Kyle Sturmann, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Learn how NYU President Andrew Hamilton will continue the Momentum Campaign and where all the money will go.

Town Hall addresses financial aid, GNU, NYU-Poly

Town Hall addresses financial aid, GNU, NYU-Poly

November 20, 2013


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The second Town Hall of the semester with NYU President John Sexton took place in the Kimmel Center for University Life on Nov. 19. Students had the opportunity to ask the university’s president questions and voice concerns. The format of the Town Hall differed from previous meetings. Stude...

Donation supports Stern MBA students

Donation supports Stern MBA students

November 5, 2013


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As a part of the $1 billion scholarship Momentum Campaign, William Berkley, a 1966 alumnus of the Stern School of Business, donated $10 million to the Stern masters program. This money will fund the Berkley Scholarship Program, which will aid students who want to pursue a masters of business adm...

[UPDATE] SLAM protests student debt as university unveils Momentum Campaign

[UPDATE] SLAM protests student debt as university unveils Momentum Campaign

By Nicole Brown, News Editor

October 21, 2013


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UPDATE Monday, Oct. 21 9:22 p.m.: In response to SLAM's demands, NYU spokesman John Beckman explained that there are many priorities that go into the university's budget allocations, including retention, addition and compensation of faculty, financial aid, research, new technologies and student services. ...

[UPDATE] Momentum Campaign to bolster scholarships, endowment

[UPDATE] Momentum Campaign to bolster scholarships, endowment

By Nicole Brown, News Editor

August 28, 2013


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UPDATE Sept. 4, 2013: Vice President of Enrollment Management Randall Deike provided more information about how the money from the Momentum Campaign will be used. Deike said it is possible that the fund will go toward new scholarships that require an application, but that is not the priority. "It...