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New Affordability Programs Aim to Speed Students Through College

New Affordability Programs Aim to Speed Students Through College

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

President Hamilton releases NYU Accelerate, a plan to graduate faster with less student debt. Students are concerned that the program will not achieve long-term affordability.

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On Student Debt, Trump Fails

On Student Debt, Trump Fails

WSN Editorial Board

November 17, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

Beyond damaging the atmosphere of higher education by devaluing liberal arts educations, the Trump student loan plan’s deregulation goals hit lower-income families the hardest.

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Judgment Day Looms for Hamilton Promises

Judgment Day Looms for Hamilton Promises

WSN Editorial Board

May 2, 2016


Filed under OPINION

The coming semester will demonstrate whether this administration has become the standard-bearer for the students, or the new face of an old regime.

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Hamilton Needs a Better Party Planner

Hamilton Needs a Better Party Planner

WSN Editorial Board

April 18, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Students must do everything possible in order to secure a more desirable affordability plan, including promoting the talks with President Hamilton.

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If NYU Won’t Take Action, We Will

If NYU Won’t Take Action, We Will

Olivia Martin, Emily Bell and Davis Saltonstall

March 7, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Incited to act by NYU’s systemic failure to reflect community demands, engage in meaningful discourse, uphold human rights, and maintain transparency, a growing group of students are in the process of forging an independent decision-making body led by students.

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A Two-Pronged Attack on the Student Loan Crisis

A Two-Pronged Attack on the Student Loan Crisis

Tegan Joseph Mosugu, Staff Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Student debt is a national epidemic that is crippling some of the most vulnerable members of the workforce, and it is the role of universities and government to help stem the crisis.

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Mirza gets financial aid after housing fight

Mirza gets financial aid after housing fight

Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

September 28, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

An update on the story of Nia Mirza, who after initially being allowed to live off campus was told to move back on campus or she would face expulsion.

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NYU endowment fails to meet financial needs of poorest students

NYU endowment fails to meet financial needs of poorest students

Alex Bazeley and Lexi Faunce

September 15, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

New data shows students from low-income families graduate from NYU saddled with huge federal loans while the university spends its billion-dollar endowment on expansion.

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