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Letter to the Editor: CUNY Donor Scandal Not Applicable to NYU

Letter to the Editor: CUNY Donor Scandal Not Applicable to NYU

By Debra Lamorte

September 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The fact is, not all situations are analogous, the CUNY situation cited in the editorial is not analogous to NYU.

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Tracking Donor Money Is Too Hard

Tracking Donor Money Is Too Hard

By WSN Editorial Board

September 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The lack of transparency about the use of donor money is troubling to students who are already strapped for cash.

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NYU Rightly Keeps Professorship Endowed by Shkreli

NYU Rightly Keeps Professorship Endowed by Shkreli

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

While officials should be more transparent regarding the details of the endowment, the medical school should be free to spend Shkreli’s money to advance scientific research.

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NYU Should Not Look to Students for Donations

NYU Should Not Look to Students for Donations

By Tommy Collison, Staff Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The university has no business asking current and outgoing students for donations, and shouldn’t have to regardless. As he begins his tenure as president of this university, Andrew Hamilton should continue to look toward alumni and donors, rather than current students, to finance NYU.

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Tisch Gets $10 million Donation for Performance Space

Tisch Gets $10 million Donation for Performance Space

By Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor

January 29, 2016


Filed under 2031 Expansion, News, University News

Future Steinhardt and Tisch students will have a professional level theater, thanks to a donation from Iris Cantor.

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