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New Admissions Dean Follows in Predecessor’s Footsteps

New Admissions Dean Follows in Predecessor’s Footsteps

By Britney Omene, Contributing Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under News, University News

After a rare internal hire, a new dean of admissions was appointed by NYU.

Cuomo, Al Gore Reveal Offshore Wind Plans at NYU

Cuomo, Al Gore Reveal Offshore Wind Plans at NYU

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former Vice President Al Gore spoke at NYU on Friday morning about New York’s initiatives for environmental preservation and sustainability.

University Senate Discusses New Freshman Housing, Sexual Misconduct

University Senate Discusses New Freshman Housing, Sexual Misconduct

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under News

WSN attends the University Senate meeting that occurred on Feb. 15.

Clare Fitzgerald Joins ISAW as Associate Director for Exhibitions and Gallery Curator

Clare Fitzgerald Joins ISAW as Associate Director for Exhibitions and Gallery Curator

By Natasha Roy, Editor-at-Large

January 26, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized, University News

Clare Fitzgerald will take on the role of associate director for exhibitions and gallery curator at NYU’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World.

NYU Is Lacking Diversity Among Faculty and Administration

NYU Is Lacking Diversity Among Faculty and Administration

By WSN Editorial Board

April 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Despite claims that NYU is committed to diversity, statistics shared at Thursday's University Senate meeting showed that the university must work harder to diversify its faculty and administration.

Deans Wanted: Five Departures

Deans Wanted: Five Departures

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under News

Multiple individuals have been stepping down from their positions as deans.

NYU Professors Identified as Distinguished

NYU Professors Identified as Distinguished

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Six NYU faculty members were awarded University Distinguished Teaching Awards in recognition of their excellence as educators.

Meet NYU’s 2016 MacArthur ‘Geniuses’

Meet NYU’s 2016 MacArthur ‘Geniuses’

By Farhin Lilywala, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

NYU claimed three of this year’s 23 MacArthur Fellowship recipients, also known as the “Genius Grant.” Computer Science Professor Subhash Khot, Associate Professor of Music Composition Julia Wolfe and alumnus Branden Jacobs-Jenkins all received the honor this year for work in their respective fields.

Exploring Clive Davis: The School With the Next Big Hit

Exploring Clive Davis: The School With the Next Big Hit

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

April 11, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

WSN spoke with the faculty of the Clive Davis Institute for Recorded Music including Nicholas Sansano, Bob Powers, Jason King and Jeff Rabhan to learn more about what goes into this arts program.

AnnaSophia Robb Stars in New Tisch Professor’s Drama

AnnaSophia Robb Stars in New Tisch Professor’s Drama

By Anubhuti Kumar, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

“Jack of the Red Hearts” peview proves enlightening for the film’s authentic look at autism.

Faculty advice on finals

Faculty advice on finals

By Eva Luong, Contributing Writer

December 3, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU professors share tips on the best ways to prepare for finals.

NYU launches K-12 tutor program

NYU launches K-12 tutor program

By Daria Butler, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A closer look at the new One With NYU K-12 tutoring program, for which NYU students, alumni, faculty, and staff can apply.