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Offensive Messages Found in Freshman Tandon Group Chat

Offensive Messages Found in Freshman Tandon Group Chat

Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, NEWS, University News

Newly enrolled students in the Tandon School of Engineering exchanged a series of racist, sexist, ableist, sexually explicit and homophobic jokes over a chat and voice app named Discord.

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What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

What the 13 Non-NYU Related Trustees Do

Adriana Tapia, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017


Filed under NEWS, NYU, University News

Although the majority of the members on the board of trustees are alumni, some members have no previous affiliation with NYU. Read this list to learn about 13 non-affiliated trustee members.

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Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Administration Postpones NYUCR’s Guest Speaker Lucian Wintrich Due to Security Concerns

Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

February 15, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, NEWS, Uncategorized, University News

NYU College Republicans learned that their event with guest speaker Lucian Wintrich would be postponed due to security concerns, which left some NYUCR members frustrated and annoyed. 

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Stop with the Empty Promises, NYU

Stop with the Empty Promises, NYU

WSN Editorial Board

February 10, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

NYU's administration has a bad habit of reneging on its promises. Although, this trend seems less damning with minor issues, failing to live up to one's commitments on matters of import can dramatically affects students' lives.

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NYU Does Not Help Students Succeed

NYU Does Not Help Students Succeed

WSN Editorial Board

January 24, 2017


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Especially with recent controversy surrounding the Tisch New Theatre, it feels as though there are too many outside, or inside, forces preventing students from pursuing their passions.

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Despite Resistance, SLAM For Student Representation on Board of Trustees

Despite Resistance, SLAM For Student Representation on Board of Trustees

Herman Lee, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES, University News

WSN catches up with the Student Labor Action Movement on their efforts to get a student representative on the Board of Trustees.

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NYU Was Right To Cancel Watson Talk

NYU Was Right To Cancel Watson Talk

Connor Borden, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under OPINION

It is time to end our glorification of famous and important people in science and other fields in light of their derogatory and backwards ideas.

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Hamilton Doesn’t Need a Party, He Needs a Plan

Hamilton Doesn’t Need a Party, He Needs a Plan

Nishad More, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under OPINION, Uncategorized

Hamilton has made strides in affordability, but nothing worth throwing an expensive weeklong party over.

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Judgment Day Looms for Hamilton Promises

Judgment Day Looms for Hamilton Promises

WSN Editorial Board

May 2, 2016


Filed under OPINION

The coming semester will demonstrate whether this administration has become the standard-bearer for the students, or the new face of an old regime.

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Council Elections Deserve Student Attention

Council Elections Deserve Student Attention

Paris Martineau, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under OPINION

An uninformed student body is not fit to foster a culture of activism and enact change.

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Committee Offers Progress, Scapegoat

Committee Offers Progress, Scapegoat

WSN Editorial Board

March 7, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Without clear accountability or parameters, the committee is at risk of being used as a scapegoat, to offer the administration plausible deniability.

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Hamilton Must Be More Than Just Talk

Hamilton Must Be More Than Just Talk

WSN Editorial Board

February 8, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Hamilton is hopeful, but he will need make good on his optimism for the university.

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