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GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

GroupRaise Simplifies Fundraising

Nina Huang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under City News, NEWS, University News

NYU clubs can now partner with GroupRaise, an organization that matches nonprofits to nearby restaurants to host events.

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Darren Walker Is This Year’s Commencement Speaker. So Who Is He?

Darren Walker Is This Year’s Commencement Speaker. So Who Is He?

Anne Cruz, News Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

Darren Walker, the president of Ford Foundation will speak at the 2016 Commencement, but who even is he?

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‘OneReasonRecording’ supports social justice through musical nonprofit

‘OneReasonRecording’ supports social justice through musical nonprofit

April 11, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, FEATURES

  CAS sophomore Johnathan Chen knows music can be an important outlet for social change. He used the inspirational power of music as the foundation for OneReasonRecordings, the nonprofit organization he created during his freshman year. ORR aims to raise funds for social justice issues around th...

10 Weeks Later: The East Harlem News is Born!

10 Weeks Later: The East Harlem News is Born!

December 20, 2012


Filed under Editors' Blog, Non-Profit

This semester, the Washington Square News partnered with the nonprofit organization Citizen Schools to build and teach a journalism curriculum to a class of sixth graders at Isaac Newton Middle School in Harlem. After 10 weeks of hard work, the class finally finished their project: a newspaper for the ...

Learning how to interview: Citizen Schools Week 2

Learning how to interview: Citizen Schools Week 2

October 23, 2012


Filed under Editors' Blog, Non-Profit

Welcome to week two of the Washington Square News work with the East Harlem News, a newspaper staff of sixth grade students at Isaac Newton Middle School. Throughout the semester, the students will be learning about journalism and creating a newspaper using what they learned. October 18th, they met...

What’s a Byline? – A Warm Welcome to East Harlem News!

What’s a Byline? – A Warm Welcome to East Harlem News!

October 11, 2012


Filed under Editors' Blog, Non-Profit

What an excellent question! But before I answer it, let me first explain what all this is. This semester, the Washington Square News is working with Citizen Schools, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping middle schoolers find the connection between classroom skills and real-world professions...

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