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Experts discuss climate change

Experts discuss climate change

By Justine Morris, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2015


Filed under News

Two climate experts discussed at Pace University their frustrations and hopes in the face of climate change.

Journalist chronicles student startup

Journalist chronicles student startup

By Dhriti Tandon

October 20, 2014


Filed under Features

In his book “More Awesome than Money,” New York Times journalist Jim Dwyer penned the journey of four NYU ‘10 alumni Daniel Grippi, Maxwell Salzberg, Raphael Sofaer and Ilya Zhitomirskiy, who attempted to create a new social network tool called Diaspora.

Internships valuable for employment

Internships valuable for employment

February 21, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

The New York Times piece “For Interns, All Work and No Payoff,” highlighting millennials who are now in their late twenties and are frustratingly stuck in internships, made the unpaid internship look like a desolate wasteland. The Times is not alone in this perception. Internships have recently be...

Sperm donation industry needs regulation

Sperm donation industry needs regulation

December 4, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

On Sunday, The New York Times published an article discussing the unregulated nature of the sperm donation industry in the United States. The piece showed there are no records of a quantity of sperm donors, how often these donors donate or how many times a donor’s sperm is used. The article was publi...

Vacation homes calls into question NYU goals

Vacation homes calls into question NYU goals

July 4, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Opinion

A recent New York Times piece has exposed NYU’s second-home loans policy, or monetary aid given to top faculty and administrators for purchasing vacation properties. This new data on the luxury apartments and beach houses that NYU buys for a privileged few shows that there is a great disparity in c...

New York Times executive editor visits NYU

New York Times executive editor visits NYU

February 19, 2013


Filed under News

Jill Abramson, the first woman to serve as executive editor of The New York Times, spoke last night at the NYU Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. With her tattoo of a Subway token and obvious passion for New York, Abramson opened up about her career path, life as the executive editor and how...

NYT takes right direction by banning quote approval

NYT takes right direction by banning quote approval

October 2, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

In the wake of The New York Times’ decision to ban quote approval — a policy allowing sources to cleanse and control their divulged material prior to publication — columnist David Carr wrote, “the first draft of history should not be rewritten by the people who make it.” Carr nails it head...

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