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NYU Expansion Targets Tandon

NYU Expansion Targets Tandon

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under 2031 Expansion, News

Updates on the NYU 2031 expansion plan and a look at Colombia's joint expansion plan efforts.

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Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

Promote a Global Network Without the Issues Lawsuit Spotlights

By WSN Editorial Board

October 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Despite the Tisch Asia lawsuit and the NYU community’s legitimate concerns regarding expansion, the university’s campuses abroad are a valuable asset and should be maintained.

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Cherry Trees Downed in Coles Project

Cherry Trees Downed in Coles Project

By Miranda Levingston, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under 2031 Expansion, News

The ongoing construction and environmental costs of NYU's 2031 plan are making locals worried for their neighborhood's future.

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Hamilton Prioritizes Diversity, Inclusion

Hamilton Prioritizes Diversity, Inclusion

By Anne Cruz and Lexi Faunce

January 25, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

President Andrew Hamilton will continue John Sexton's legacy as he leads NYU into the new year and beyond.

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[UPDATE] Space Priorities Working Group finalizes NYU 2031 proposals

[UPDATE] Space Priorities Working Group finalizes NYU 2031 proposals

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

March 5, 2014


Filed under News

UPDATE Friday, March 7, 3:00 p.m.: Sexton publicly announced that he, the deans and other members of senior leadership support the University Space Priorities Working Group's proposals, and he commended the Working Group on their efforts in an email sent to the NYU community Friday morning. "They put the collective good of the ...

Court ruling opportunity for NYU

Court ruling opportunity for NYU

January 29, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

A Manhattan judge ruled that the Bloomberg administration improperly relinquished three implied public parks for NYU construction without approval from New York State, causing a setback to the university’s controversial expansion plan. State Supreme Court Justice Donna Mills’ ruling against the pro...

Student Senate panel: NYU 2031, GNU

Student Senate panel: NYU 2031, GNU

November 13, 2013


Filed under News

WSN will host its second panel with student senators on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. in room 405 of the Kimmel Center for University Life. The panel will focus on NYU’s expansion, both in Greenwich Village with NYU 2031 and abroad with the Global Network University. NYU President John Se...

NYU 2031 questions local, global integrity of university

NYU 2031 questions local, global integrity of university

September 26, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

NYU 2031, the bane of many Greenwich Village residents, is up against an obstacle. On Tuesday, 11 groups filed a joint lawsuit against the city for approving the school’s expansion plan, which City Council voted to allow last month in a 44-1 vote. If this expansion takes place, the negative repercus...