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Law Students Partner With International Refugee Assistance Program

Law Students Partner With International Refugee Assistance Program

By Helen Crosby, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU Law students have been doing legal work with the International Refugee Assistance Program.

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

By Kate Holland, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Features

Many students have expressed a desire to give a warm welcome to incoming refugees after President Trump's travel ban.

Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

Walls Don’t Hold Back MSA During Rally

By Sayer Devlin and Htoo Min

February 2, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

The Muslim Student Association hosts a rally at Kimmel responding to President Trump's executive orders restricting immigration and suspending refugee admission.

‘Fire at Sea’ Explores Refugee Crisis

‘Fire at Sea’ Explores Refugee Crisis

By Thomas Lange, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Between its heavily topical focus on the Syrian refugee crisis and its unique, almost narrative-less way of storytelling, Gianfranco Rosi's new documentary "Fire at Sea" is a beautifully affecting piece of work.

A Cause That Will Stick With You: Street Art Project Raises Refugee Awareness

A Cause That Will Stick With You: Street Art Project Raises Refugee Awareness

By Yulin Lou, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Leitkultur and Tag & Seek team up to raise money for the Syrian refugee crisis through the arts.

Denmark Refugee Policy Deplorable

Denmark Refugee Policy Deplorable

By Richard Shu, Opinion Editor

February 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion

By passing the confiscation bill, the Danish government is allowing the loud, inhumane voice of a few take precedent over the understanding and welcoming many.

Why the best coverage of the refugee crisis is coming from HONY

Why the best coverage of the refugee crisis is coming from HONY

By Mandy Freebairn, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The Facebook page "Humans of New York" is covering the refugee crisis better than many members of the mainstream media.