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Free Menstrual Product Initiative Puts the Uterus in NYU

Free Menstrual Product Initiative Puts the Uterus in NYU

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

New York University is one of several universities now offering free tampons at no cost to students. The development comes after a 2016 bill signed by Mayor Bill De Blasio requiring free menstrual hygiene products in public schools and efforts by student activists.

NYU’s Menstrual Hygiene Products Program Is a Step in the Right Direction

NYU’s Menstrual Hygiene Products Program Is a Step in the Right Direction

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The university’s initiative to provide free menstrual hygiene products in restrooms brings NYU one step closer to creating a more inclusive academic environment. This intiative should be mimicked by other institutions.

NYU Cramps the Cost of Menstrual Hygiene Products

NYU Cramps the Cost of Menstrual Hygiene Products

By Stephanie Brooks, Contributing Writer

February 10, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU will be employing their pilot program that will circulate free menstrual hygiene products within the next two weeks.

Stop with the Empty Promises, NYU

Stop with the Empty Promises, NYU

By WSN Editorial Board

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

NYU's administration has a bad habit of reneging on its promises. Although, this trend seems less damning with minor issues, failing to live up to one's commitments on matters of import can dramatically affects students' lives.

Free Menstrual Hygiene Products Come to NYU

Free Menstrual Hygiene Products Come to NYU

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

October 24, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU will begin providing free menstrual hygiene products to its students.