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Rubin Will Cool Down — In Three Years

Rubin Will Cool Down — In Three Years

By Victor Porcelli, Deputy News Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

The lack of AC in Rubin Hall has caused problems for students, especially with recent heat waves, but soon Rubin may be in for renovations.

New York City libraries deserve funding

New York City libraries deserve funding

By WSN Editorial Board

April 22, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Funding to update NYC public libraries should prioritize classes and technology over books.

Carlyle Court Residence Hall to close in spring 2016

Carlyle Court Residence Hall to close in spring 2016

By Marita Vlachou, News Editor

February 10, 2015


Filed under News

The university announced plans to move forward with a plan to close two of the towers of the Carlyle Court Residence Hall for renovations beginning after the end of the fall 2015 semester.

Hotels serve as residence halls this fall

Hotels serve as residence halls this fall

By Marita Vlachou, Deputy News Editor

September 2, 2014


Filed under News

NYU students displaced by dorm renovations have been given rooms in three Affinia Hotels.

Select dorms prepare for future storms

Select dorms prepare for future storms

By Kavish Harjai, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, News

  One year after Hurricane Sandy hit New York on Oct. 29, 2012, NYU has completed some initiatives in response to the needs of displaced students. Initiatives included incorporating a local emergency generator for Brittany residence hall during its scheduled renovation, which the university...

NYU Langone additions to be completed by end of 2017

NYU Langone additions to be completed by end of 2017

October 7, 2013


Filed under News

After a year of repairing $1 billion worth of damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, NYU Langone Medical Center is focusing on a different project. Langone senior vice president of facilities maintenance Paul Schwabacher said the medical center will add about 2.3 million square feet to its facilities by ...

Improvements to Hayden will begin next year

Improvements to Hayden will begin next year

By Nicole Brown, Investigative Editor

May 2, 2013


Filed under News

Hayden residence hall will see some improvements in the near future. Renovations for the freshman dorm will begin after the student commencements end in 2014 and finish in May 2015. A former hotel first constructed in the early 20th century, the hall houses 700 first-year students each year. The refurbis...