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NYU Among Several Schools to Speak Against Sinclair Broadcasting Group

NYU Among Several Schools to Speak Against Sinclair Broadcasting Group

By Kristina Hayhurst, Deputy News Editor

April 12, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute at NYU has joined the growing list of journalism schools signing a letter protesting Sinclair Media Group for controversial practices that have "diminished trust in the news media."

What Does Gothamist Reopening Mean for Local News

What Does Gothamist Reopening Mean for Local News

By Diego Maguina Razuri, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under City, Opinion

Gothamist is resuming publication and fans are thrilled. However, the Gotahmist's reopening also raises questions around the future of local journalism.

Don’t Discredit This Opinion

Don’t Discredit This Opinion

By Victor Porcelli, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion

We as humans rely on our ability to interpret, perceive and infer in our everyday lives. So why are opinions –– an extension of this interpretation –– seen as unnecessary?

Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

Law Panels Shed Light on Need for Diversity in Environmentalism

By Sunanda Gaskins, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's School of Law hosted a panel last Tuesday to discuss the importance of diversity in environmentalism.

Judith Butler Inspires at NYU Skirball Talk

Judith Butler Inspires at NYU Skirball Talk

By Alex Kaplan, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under News

Judith Butler spoke at NYU's Skirball Center last night about the problems she sees in contemporary solidarity and the current political atmosphere.

In Conversation with the Homeless of Greenwich Village

In Conversation with the Homeless of Greenwich Village

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features

Interviews with members of Greenwich Village's homeless community reveal the struggles and stigmas associated with the lack of shelter and stability in New York's blistering winter.

Students Pay Tuition through Cryptocurrency Investments

Students Pay Tuition through Cryptocurrency Investments

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under News

NYU senior's investment into bitcoin returns enough capital to cover the whole of NYU's tuition.

NYU Alumna Wins $100,000 Journalism Prize

NYU Alumna Wins $100,000 Journalism Prize

By Sophie Brach, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

The Heising-Simons Foundation awards $100,000 to NYU alumna and freelance journalist Jaeah Lee.

NYU’s Conservation Center Wins $1.5 Million for New State-of-the-Art Program

NYU’s Conservation Center Wins $1.5 Million for New State-of-the-Art Program

By Lara Dreux, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Institute of Fine Arts receives $1.5 million for art conservation.

What Do We Mean By ‘Mainstream Media’?

What Do We Mean By ‘Mainstream Media’?

By Theo Wayt, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Though I sometimes enjoyed gawking at Fox News' or Breitbart's stories, I never took them seriously. But as I conducted my first interview for my journalism final project, I realized I had made a major oversight.

Coffee For Dogs

Coffee For Dogs

By Drew Lederman, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Coffee that dogs could drink is surfacing on the market. But what is it?

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