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NYU Reacts: Former Cuba President Fidel Castro Dies at 90

NYU Reacts: Former Cuba President Fidel Castro Dies at 90

By Diamond Naga Siu and Jemima McEvoy

November 29, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU students react to the death of Cuba's former president, Fidel Castro.

NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

By Diamond Naga Siu, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015


Filed under City News, News, University News

Members of the NYU community shared their reactions to the bodies that were discovered during construction near Washington Square Park.

NYU Reacts: Poly becomes Tandon

NYU Reacts: Poly becomes Tandon

By News Team

October 8, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Members of the NYU community react to the donation to and name change of NYU's engineering school.

NYU Reacts: Sherrilyn Ifill to speak at 2015 Commencement

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor

April 28, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community shared their thoughts on the recently announced commencement speaker.

NYU Reacts: Speaker speculation

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

April 22, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community shared their thoughts on who they want to commencement speaker to be.

NYU Reacts: Snow prediction email

NYU Reacts: Snow prediction email

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

March 5, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community react to the university's notification that school would continue as planned despite forecasts of snow.

NYU Secrets passes torch

NYU  Secrets passes torch

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor

February 23, 2015


Filed under News

NYU students react to the announcement that a new secrets forum will be created after the controversial NYU Secrets closes.

NYU Reacts: NYPD starts counterterror group

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

February 2, 2015


Filed under News

The New York City Police Department announced its plans for a new 350-officer anti-terrorism squad on Jan. 29. The officers — who will be equipped with extra heavy protective gear, long rifles and machine guns — will be stationed at various posts throughout the city, starting with two precincts ea...

NYU Reacts: Legality of Airbnb questioned

NYU Reacts: Legality of Airbnb questioned

By Larson Binzer, Deputy News Editor

October 21, 2014


Filed under News

NYU reacts to a recent report ruling 3/4 of NYC airbnb locations illegal.

NYU Reacts: NYC Opera declares bankruptcy

NYU Reacts: NYC Opera declares bankruptcy

October 2, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, News

The New York City Opera announced it was filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy yesterday after a failed Kickstarter campaign, marking the end of the second-largest opera house in New York. Meanwhile, the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development has seen one of its largest incoming...

NYU Reacts: Pope Francis’ advice for Catholic Church

NYU Reacts: Pope Francis’ advice for Catholic Church

September 23, 2013


Filed under News

In an interview published last week, Pope Francis surprised critics when he denounced the Roman Catholic Church’s focus on social issues like same-sex marriage and abortion. He urged his followers to return to the root of Catholicism: caring for the world’s most destitute. Alyssa Yurasits, a...

NYU Reacts: Colorado floods, New Jersey fires

September 19, 2013


Filed under News

[<a href="//storify.com/Mdomanico/nyu-reacts-colorado-floods-new-jersey-fires" target="_blank">View the story "NYU Reacts: Colorado floods, New Jersey fires" on Storify</a>]</div>Michael Domanico is a news editor. Email him at mdomanico...

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