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Town Hall may be last for Sexton

Town Hall may be last for Sexton

By Jimmy Chin, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2015


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NYU President John Sexton fielded questions from students about university finances and plans for the future.

Sexton to students: ‘Call me Master’

Sexton to students: ‘Call me Master’

April 1, 2014


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In a ceremony filled with great pomp, CAS freshman Adam DeLorenzo swore an oath of fealty to NYU President John Sexton, forever establishing DeLorenzo as a minor vassal of the university. “Well, we understand that students often take on a great deal of financial burden by attending our fine inst...

Letter to Sexton no SLAM dunk

Letter to Sexton no SLAM dunk

March 26, 2014


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The Student Labor Action Movement attempted to deliver a letter to NYU President John Sexton on March 24 regarding what it views as a loophole in the changes NYU has recently made to its student apparel licensing contracts. NYU wrote to all of its licensees on January 15 stating that, as of March 1, the ...

Silver School does not pass vote of no confidence, does pass separate resolution

Silver School does not pass vote of no confidence, does pass separate resolution

By Nicole Brown, Investigative Editor

May 30, 2013


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The faculty of the Silver School of Social Work held a vote of no confidence against NYU President John Sexton from May 21 to May 28. Professor Wen-Jui Han explained that 95 percent of the faculty participated in the votes. The vote did not pass, as 12 faculty members voted in favor, 20 voted ag...