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APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

NYU's Asian/Pacific/American Institute started a project meant to document hate crimes in the first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration. Recently, they released the first videos from the project.

Robert DeNiro’s Passion Project is a Forgettable Mess

Robert DeNiro’s Passion Project is a Forgettable Mess

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

Don't get your hopes up for Robert DeNiro's new film "The Comedian" — as it turns out, passion projects aren't a guaranteed success. In fact, this one is downright forgettable.

Students Unmask Mental Health

Students Unmask Mental Health

By Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor

April 18, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU students created Project InterACT as a public platform to discuss mental health issues.

HeForShe Student Film Encourages Discussion Around Gender Equality Movement

HeForShe Student Film Encourages Discussion Around Gender Equality Movement

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

April 8, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU filmmakers highlights NYU's involvement in gender equality movements in the HeForShe film.

NYU-Poly students present gun safety innovations

NYU-Poly students present gun safety innovations

March 25, 2013


Filed under Features

A group of students from the Polytechnic Institute of NYU may have the answer to ending gun violence across schools in the United States. NYU-Poly sophomore Joshua Soussan and his teammates, sophomore Deepak Goel and freshman Kevin Veerasammy, are proposing an invention that could prevent thousands of st...