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Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

Stern Dean Pipes Money Into DAPL

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 17, 2017


Filed under City News, News, NYU, University News

Stern Dean Peter Henry is a member of the board of directors for Citibank, one of the banks funding the Dakota Access Pipeline. Some students were unsettled by this connection between an NYU administrator and Citibank.

Greenwich Village Stands Up for Standing Rock

Greenwich Village Stands Up for Standing Rock

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

September 12, 2016


Filed under City News, News

Native Americans and their allies gathered in Washington Square Park on Friday to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Students split on Keystone pipeline

Students split on Keystone pipeline

March 10, 2014


Filed under News

[View the story "Keystone pipeline divides students on environment" on Storify]...

Environmental activists rally to block Keystone plan

Environmental activists rally to block Keystone plan

February 19, 2013


Filed under News

  On Sunday, 40,000 people converged on the Washington Monument to urge President Barack Obama to keep his promises on environmental issues. The Forward on Climate rally was coordinated by 350.org, the Sierra Club and the Hip Hop Caucus, three of the largest environmental justice organizat...