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Hurricane Florence Got the Support Maria Deserved

Hurricane Florence Got the Support Maria Deserved

By Paola Nagovitch, Abroad Editor

September 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Politics, Top Stories

A reflection on why the coverage of Hurricane Florence should serve as a reminder of those that were left behind in the neglect of Hurricane Maria.

Hooked on Eco-Justice with ‘Ghost Fishing’ Exhibit

Hooked on Eco-Justice with ‘Ghost Fishing’ Exhibit

By Matthew Holman, Book and Theater Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts

The recent poetry anthology “Ghost Fishing: Eco-Justice Poetry and the Diasporic City" has great impacts on both the contemporary and future fabrics of society.

NYU Denies Visiting Puerto Rican Students Additional Semester

NYU Denies Visiting Puerto Rican Students Additional Semester

By Natalie Chinn and Yasmin Gulec

May 2, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

President Andrew Hamilton responded to HMAP Students Initiative's request to continue HMAP for an additional semester.

Returning Puerto Rican Students Face Uncertainty

Returning Puerto Rican Students Face Uncertainty

By Yasmin Gulec, Natalie Chinn, and Pamela Jew

April 29, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Story

Students who came to NYU for a semester with the Hurricane Maria Assistance program reflect on their semester and talk about the upcoming storm season, Puerto Rican politics and the possibility of staying.

Visiting Students from Puerto Rico Ask Hamilton to Extend Program

Visiting Students from Puerto Rico Ask Hamilton to Extend Program

By Natalie Chinn, Yasmin Gulec, and Pamela Jew

April 27, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Uncategorized, University News

HMAP Students Initiative published a letter early this morning calling for President Andrew Hamilton to extend the Hurricane Maria Assistance Program for an additional semester.

Don’t Let ‘Sex and the City’ Take Over Our City

Don’t Let ‘Sex and the City’ Take Over Our City

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinion Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Politics

Cynthia Nixon is not qualified to be governor of New York.

Water Activists Speak on Flint, Puerto Rico Crises

Water Activists Speak on Flint, Puerto Rico Crises

By Paul Kim, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A panel was held in Kimmel last week to discuss the water crises in Flint and Puerto Rico.

Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Far From Over

Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Far From Over

By Paola Nagovitch, Deputy Opinions Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion

While some efforts for recovery have been made, Puerto Rico is still struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

Stella Nolasco F/W 2018

By Faith Choi, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under Fashion Week, New York Fashion Week F/W 2018, Uncategorized

  The audience sits with phones up and ready for the music to play, and the models to come strutting down. But instead a video is projected at the front of the runway, showing the ideal state of Puerto Rico after recent events: a restored island, claiming to welcome her tourists once more....

Starting Fresh after Hurricane Maria

Starting Fresh after Hurricane Maria

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Features

Salome Ramirez is one of the many Puerto Rican students who were offered a scholarship by the Hurricane Maria Assistance Program

A Puerto Rican Perspective on Coming to NYU

A Puerto Rican Perspective on Coming to NYU

By Ignangeli Salinas-Muñiz, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Speaking Spanglish in one of the dining halls, sitting next to you in class or walking by you with a GPS app pulled up on their phones, eyes searching: new Boricuas are here at NYU. When Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, it severely damaged the island’s universities and left students in a state o...

Reception Kicks Off Semester for New Puerto Rican Students

Reception Kicks Off Semester for New Puerto Rican Students

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under News, University News

A reception and orientation was held for the 57 Puerto Rican students enrolled in NYU.

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