Washington Square News

WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

WSP Women’s Strike Met With Disruption by Far Right

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Hundreds of women went on strike in Washington Square Park on International Women's Day this Thursday to rally for a variety of causes, including sanctuary for immigrants and more rights for labor unions.

Muslim Students and Allies Rally After Trump Travel Ban Upheld

Muslim Students and Allies Rally After Trump Travel Ban Upheld

By Sakshi Venkatraman, Deputy News Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Sixteen NYU groups jointly held an emergency rally against the Supreme Court's upholding of Donald Trump's "Muslim Ban."

White Supremacist Event in Kimmel Confirmed

White Supremacist Event in Kimmel Confirmed

By Caroline Haskins, Deputy News Editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A white supremacist event in Kimmel sparked an anti-Nazi rally and policy change at NYU.

NYU Must Stand Behind Its DREAMers

NYU Must Stand Behind Its DREAMers

By WSN Editorial Board

October 18, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Students were criticized for throwing the Anti-Hate Rally on Tuesday by university administrators and faculty. It seems, however, the latter were the ones that overreacted. The rally was concise and peaceful and nothing beyond the scope of the racist message, that incited the manifestation.

NYU SJP’s Rally Can Help Spread Safety

NYU SJP’s Rally Can Help Spread Safety

By WSN Editorial Board

May 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

NYU Students for Justice for Palestine's upcoming rally is a step that could help quell the tensions in the air and give support to the many student who feel their life is on the line.

Protests on Kimmel Stairs for No Reason, ‘We’re Just Angry’

Protests on Kimmel Stairs for No Reason, ‘We’re Just Angry’

By Emily Fagel, Copy Chief

April 1, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Students began protesting for no reason in Kimmel today: lines too long in the dining hall, immigration bans and everything else in between.

Rally at Kimmel for Syrian Refugee Awareness Week

Rally at Kimmel for Syrian Refugee Awareness Week

By Isa Pop, Contributing Writer

March 30, 2017


Filed under News

NYU students rallied in Kimmel Wednesday night in support of Syrian Refugee Awareness Week.

Sanctuary Campus Movement Takes to the Kimmel Stairs

Sanctuary Campus Movement Takes to the Kimmel Stairs

By Téa Kvetenadze, Contributing Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU Sanctuary Campus held a rally in Kimmel before heading to President Andrew Hamilton's town hall to advocate for NYU to become a sanctuary campus.

Ralliers Work to Shatter Broken Windows in Washington Square Park

Ralliers Work to Shatter Broken Windows in Washington Square Park

By Htoo Min, Deputy News Editor

February 11, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, City News, News

Rally attenders gathered in Washington Square Park to demonstrate support against the recent actions regarding immigration.

People Rally for Pro-Planned Parenthood

People Rally for Pro-Planned Parenthood

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

February 11, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

Students and prominent feminist figures gathered in Washington Square Park in support of Planned Parenthood today.

People Flock to Washington Square Park for Emergency Rally

People Flock to Washington Square Park for Emergency Rally

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

January 26, 2017


Filed under City News, Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

The Council On American-Islamic Relations is hosting a rally in Washington Square Park in light of President Donald Trump's ban on immigrants from countries with a high Islamic population.

Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

Emergency Rally for Muslim and Immigrant Rights Held in Washington Square Park

By Jemima McEvoy and Sayer Devlin

January 25, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story

After President Donald Trump signed executive orders concerning immigration, thousands of protestors congregated at Washington Square Park for an emergency rally.

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