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Failure is Part of the Process

Failure is Part of the  Process

By Michael Landes, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Books

If you're going to fail, you might as well fail upwards. In the words of several esteemed writers — including NYU professor Mitchell S. Jackson — the stories can end up to be pretty entertaining.

Tap Into Untapped Cities, If That’s Your Thing

Tap Into Untapped Cities, If That’s Your Thing

By Ivy Oleson, Contributing Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The Untapped Cities: Past, Present and Future of NYC Subways Tour! is an entertainingly niche few hours to spend learning about subways - assuming you're interested in the topic.

Scarce Student Turnout at Hamilton’s Public Affordability Discussion

Scarce Student Turnout at Hamilton’s Public Affordability Discussion

By Carlos Michael Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2016


Filed under News, University News

President Hamilton's affordability talk received little reaction from students.

Black Diaspora Icon Stresses Education

Black Diaspora Icon Stresses Education

By Daniela Cobos, Contributing Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under News, University News

On Jan. 29, Christiane Taubira, France’s former minister of justice, spoke at NYU about her life story and her political convictions during a public lecture.

‘White Only’ and ‘Black Only’ signs spark controversy

By Daria Butler, Contributing Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Student hangs controversial signs around Buffalo college.

Businesses rated based on breastfeeding policies

Businesses rated based on breastfeeding policies

April 3, 2014


Filed under News

  A team of Wagner students have created an initiative to rate New York City restaurants and other establishments based on how friendly they are to breastfeeding mothers. The initiative, known as Latch, won first place and $10,000 at the National Invitational Public Policy Challenge hosted by t...

Wide gaps found in national average teacher pay

Wide gaps found in national average teacher pay

March 12, 2013


Filed under News

The median salary for tenured and tenure-track faculty members increased 2.1 percent in 2012, according to a study released yesterday by the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources. The study also found that for the past four years,  faculty members at private institutions ha...