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College Democrats and Republicans Prep for Election Season

College Democrats and Republicans Prep for Election Season

By Jared Peraglia and Mansee Khurana

September 18, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

As elections approach, a preview of what student Republicans and Democrats have planned this semester.

NYU College Democrats Named Best Chapter

NYU College Democrats Named Best Chapter

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under News, University News

The NYU College Democrats were named Chapter of the Year by the College Democrats of America.

NYUDC Political Portraits: Ryan Trumbauer

NYUDC Political Portraits: Ryan Trumbauer

By Emily Fagel, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


Filed under Columns

This week our columnist interviews member of the NYU College Democrats Ryan Trumbauer. They talk about where his political ideologies stemmed from, his thoughts on the political environment on campus and how to become more engaged at NYU.

College Democrats Form Task Forces

College Democrats Form Task Forces

By Sakshi Venkatraman, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under News, Uncategorized, University News

The NYU College Democrats are abandoning their executive board system and are replacing it with several task forces.

How the Left Came Together by Splintering Apart

How the Left Came Together by Splintering Apart

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

In response to the actions of President Trump, many left leaning single-issue activist groups have become reenergized at NYU.

Political Groups on Campus Review Decision to Host Gavin McInnes

Political Groups on Campus Review Decision to Host Gavin McInnes

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

A follow-up with students and professors about their thoughts on the Gavin McInnes speech and the events that occurred last Thursday.

Students Torn on Election Recount

Students Torn on Election Recount

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 28, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

Politically minded NYU weigh on Jill Stein's recount petition for the Presidential election.

Stop Republican-Shaming, NYU

Stop Republican-Shaming, NYU

By Andrew Heying and Chuyu Xiong, Contributing Writer

November 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In the midst of all the post-election madness, one fact seemed to be forgotten, that — believe it or not — there were and are Republicans here at NYU.

Milo Yiannopoulos Talk Canceled Due to Security Concerns

Milo Yiannopoulos Talk Canceled Due to Security Concerns

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

October 16, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

NYU canceled a College Republicans talk on Nov. 17, where they planned to host British journalist Milo Yiannopoulos as part of his "Dangerous Faggot Tour."

Debate Participants Shouldn’t Choose the Participants

By Aaron Reuben, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Whether or not the Libertarians are at fault for failing to contact the debate organizers — or that the two major political groups decided to not include a faction — college groups should continue to try and get their voices heard to change people’s mindset and include views that challenge their own.

It’s Super Tuesday — Here’s Who NYU Students Want to Come Out Ahead

It’s Super Tuesday — Here’s Who NYU Students Want to Come Out Ahead

By Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

March 1, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, University News

NYU students predict the Democratic and Republican front-runners for Super Tuesday.

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 8, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Special Issues

Depending on who you ask, young people are either uninterested in politics, or leading a democratic revolution. According to the Pew Research Center, millennials are less interested in politics than previous generations. Yet, in the early stages of the 2016 primaries, candidates have proven that mobilizing ...

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