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NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

By Sayer Devlin, News Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

NYU to launch climate survey to evaluate attitudes, behaviors and standards of NYU professors, students and employees.

DSA Complements Activism with Education

DSA Complements Activism with Education

By Jillian Harrington, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Democratic Socialists of America member Jabari Brisport is running to represent Brooklyn’s 35th District and will be speaking to the DSA chapter of NYU next Wednesday.

Gallatin Sophomore Elected to Democratic County Committee Board

Gallatin Sophomore Elected to Democratic County Committee Board

By Natasha Roy, Assistant Managing Editor

September 22, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Gallatin sophomore Rebecca Karpen earns a spot on the Democratic County Committee Board.

Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

Antifa Handbook Writer Speaks at Gallatin

By David Wagner, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

Mark Bray, author of Antifa: The Anti-Facist Handbook, speaks at NYU and encourages violence against the far-right.

How Will Sean Spicer Affect NYU Students?

How Will Sean Spicer Affect NYU Students?

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, News

NYU professors and students discuss Sean Spicer's effect on the freedom of the press the at universities.

College Republicans Deserve Spot on Campus

College Republicans Deserve Spot on Campus

By Paul-Anthony Cuesta, Guest Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion

No, NYU should not strip “the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show responsibility and reasonable conduct,” in fact, it should do the complete opposite. New York University should condemn hate groups like ANTIFA who shut down free speech.

NYU Should Shut Down the College Republicans

NYU Should Shut Down the College Republicans

By Kouross Esmaeli, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The NYU administration should strip the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show NYU administration should strip the College Republicans of its affiliation until it can show responsible and reasonable conduct

What Did NYU Think of the Presidential Debate?

What Did NYU Think of the Presidential Debate?

By Alice Li, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Top Stories

NYU Politics Society hosted a viewing party for the first presidential debate.

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

Left to Right: Politics at NYU

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 8, 2016


Filed under Special Editions, Special Issues

Depending on who you ask, young people are either uninterested in politics, or leading a democratic revolution. According to the Pew Research Center, millennials are less interested in politics than previous generations. Yet, in the early stages of the 2016 primaries, candidates have proven that mobilizing ...