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Bias Response Line Releases Pilot Report — Annotated Facts and Figures

Bias Response Line Releases Pilot Report — Annotated Facts and Figures

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Number of reports by semester:  The relatively low number of reports in the spring 2016 semester reflects Bias Response Line's May 2016 debut date, and thus spring 2016 was a shortened recording period. Between fall 2016 and fall 2017, the number of reports increased by 68 percent, which the report attrib...

Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

By Alex Domb and Sayer Devlin

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The Bias Response Line has released its initial report two semesters later than scheduled.

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New Podcast by NYU Faculty Dissects Black Stereotypes and Attempts to Change the Narrative

New Podcast by NYU Faculty Dissects Black Stereotypes and Attempts to Change the Narrative

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

NYU's McSilver Institute is changing the narrative about black boys and men through a 16-part podcast series.

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Bias Response Line Fails to Deliver Promised Report

Bias Response Line Fails to Deliver Promised Report

By Alex Domb and Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor and News Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Bias Response Line has failed to publish a report of information compiled about student complaints.

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It’s Affirmative, Your Race Isn’t Why You Got Into NYU

It’s Affirmative, Your Race Isn’t Why You Got Into NYU

By Sierra Jackson, News Editor

September 4, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories

Recent debates about Affirmative Action may have caused you to question NYU's admission policies.

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LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

LGBT Members and Allies Protest Trump’s Cabinet Picks at Stonewall

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 6, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, Diversity at NYU, News

The biting cold could not stop the LGBT community and their supporters from waving kaleidoscopic flags in the sky at a pro-LGBT rally held at the historic Stonewall Inn.

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Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

October 11, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories

Two Steinhardt adjunct professors discovered that students prefer teachers of color, which prompts the discussion of greater NYU faculty diversity.

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