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Poverty Prison

Poverty Prison

By Laura Rubio, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under Features

Broome Residential College students work with the Bronx Freedom Fund to ensure people can be bailed out of jail. As a part of the Dollar Bail Brigade, NYU students can be on call to pay the dollar fee to get someone released.

Goddard Hall

Goddard Hall

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Features Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Freshmen Estimated yearly cost: $10,464 – $16,692 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to class: 0 minute walk to WSP, 25-30 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, R, A, C, E, B, D, F, M, 6 Shuttle: No Goddard might not have as many amenities as the other freshman dorms, but it ...

Broome Street

Broome Street

By Faith Gates, Deputy Features Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen Estimated yearly cost: $13,048 – $18,494 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 15-20 minute walk to WSP, 20-25 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, Q, J, 6 Shuttle: Yes Named after the street it resides on, Broome Street Residential College ...

NYU Namesakes – Controversial or Historical?

NYU Namesakes – Controversial or Historical?

By Rachael Heistuman, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Features

After stating last year that it would not rename a Residential College named after a notorious white supremacist, Yale announced on Feb. 11 that they have decided to rename Calhoun College after years of discussion on campus. Does NYU also need to reevaluate the names of some of its buildings?

Broome Street

Broome Street

By Bryna Shuman, Features Editor

February 20, 2014


Filed under Features

Estimated cost: $12,200-$17,300 Low-cost rooms available: Yes Commute to campus: 20-25 minutes Nearby subways: N, Q, R, 6, B, D, J Shuttle: Yes Broome Street residence hall, located right at the intersection of Little Italy and SoHo between Cleveland Place and Mulberry Street, is known...