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Miss Saigon at The Broadway Theatre

Miss Saigon at The Broadway Theatre

By Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

April 10, 2017


Filed under Arts, Theater

Eva Noblezada makes the hearty belts and fluttering soprano lines demanded by the leading role in Broadway's "Miss Saigon" seem like an easy task, despite having some big shoes to fill.

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History Is Repeating Itself

History Is Repeating Itself

By Andrew Heying, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 30, 2017


Filed under Opinion

This ban — which is in direct violation of the First Amendment's commitment to religious freedom and the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act — will do nothing, except hurt victims of violence and terror.

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Tackling the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Tackling the Syrian Refugee Crisis

By Olivia Roos, Contributing Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Continuing NYU's initiatives from last semester, Syrian Refugee Awareness Week is April 11 - 15.

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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.

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Islamic Center focuses on Syrian refugee crisis

Islamic Center focuses on Syrian refugee crisis

By Raven Quesenberry, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under News, University News

The Islamic Center at NYU hosted a town hall meeting on how you can support Syrian refugees Monday night.

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PHOTOS: Groups rally against forced emigration

PHOTOS: Groups rally against forced emigration

By Carmen Russo, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A rally was held in Washington Square Park on Sept. 26 to tell the UN to open borders and end forced migration.

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NYC rally calls on US to support refugees

NYC rally calls on US to support refugees

By Maddie Norwood, Contributing Writer

September 14, 2015


Filed under City News, News

New York City shows solidarity with the Syrian refugees in Union Square.

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Fast-A-Thon 2014 raises $33,500

Fast-A-Thon 2014 raises $33,500

By Alanna Bayarin, Staff Writer

October 20, 2014


Filed under News

Coverage of Islamic Relief USA's "Fastathon 2014" Fast-for-Gaza event at the NYU Islamic Center.

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Syria’s biggest threat not being talked about

Syria’s biggest threat not being talked about

September 11, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Syria is in crisis. The lives of millions of innocent civilians, the stability of its neighbors and American national security are all at stake — but it has nothing to do with President Bashar al-Assad’s use of chemical weapons. Assad’s slaughter of over 1,400 civilians, 426 of which were childr...