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Former Democratic Majority Leader Speaks About Irish Politics

Former Democratic Majority Leader Speaks About Irish Politics

By Darcey Pittman, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under News, University News

The NYU Glucksman Ireland House hosted the former senate majority leader for a conversation about Irish politics and culture.

The Election Gets a Spooky Twist

The Election Gets a Spooky Twist

By Caroline Zemsky, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

With just the right amount of Halloween gore and vulgarity, "The Pumpkin Pie Show: Stump Speeches" perfectly parodies the 2016 presidential election, throwing shade (or rather, guts) at both sides of the partisan debate.

Senator Schumer: ‘Debt Free College for Every Student in the Country’

Senator Schumer: ‘Debt Free College for Every Student in the Country’

By Diamond Naga Siu, Deputy News Editor

February 12, 2016


Filed under News, University News

U.S. Senator invited college journalists to participate in a conference call about the issue of college affordability.

States should increase focus on mental illness

States should increase focus on mental illness

By Christina Coleburn, Staff Columnist

December 2, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

A tragic incident involving a Virginia politician has revitalized the national conversation about the prioritization of mental health care. On Nov. 19, state senator and former gubernatorial candidate Creigh Deeds was stabbed multiple times by his 24-year-old son Austin Deeds, who took his own life after the altercation. A report from the Richmond Times-Dispatch revealed the young man was taken to a commu...

Stricter sanctions against Iran infringes on human rights

Stricter sanctions against Iran infringes on human rights

November 22, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

  Nuclear talks between Iran, the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany, known as the P5+1, resumed on Wednesday in Geneva, Switzerland. Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed confidence, stating that this is now “the best chance we’ve had in a decade” to reach an agreemen...