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Students Take a Second on the Gun Debate

Students Take a Second on the Gun Debate

By Jendayi Omowale, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Features

The school shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School led to intense debate about gun control laws and gun violence in the United States.

“Newtown” Highlights the Aftermath of Mass Shootings

“Newtown” Highlights the Aftermath of Mass Shootings

By Zach Martin, Editor-at-Large

October 7, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

In a stunningly poignant portait of grief, Kim A. Snyder's documentary of the Sandy Hook shooting brings us back to the awful fact that the events that day were not just a stunning addition to a saddening statistic, but real people who lost their lives.

Student Roundtable for Liang Convention

Student Roundtable for Liang Convention

By Rebecca Oh, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2016


Filed under News, University News

On Friday, NYU Law held a roundtable discussion regarding the implications of Peter Liang's case for communities of color, police accountability, and NYPD reform.

Excessive gunman coverage fuels murder

Excessive gunman coverage fuels murder

By Christina Coleburn, Deputy Opinion Editor

January 27, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

  Recent developments involving the communications of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter have surfaced, reviving the debate on how much press should be afforded to the perpetrators of  heinous crimes. On Dec. 14, 2012, a deranged gunman rampaged through the Newtown, Conn., school, sensele...

NYU community gathers to hold vigil for Newtown victims

NYU community gathers to hold vigil for Newtown victims

December 18, 2012


Filed under News

Over a hundred students and staff members filled the grand staircase in the NYU Kimmel Center Monday evening to hold a vigil for the victims of the tragic shooting last week in Newtown, Connecticut. Yael Shy, director of the Mindfulness project at generic cialis online NYU, helped organize the even...

Political discourse should follow public tragedy

Political discourse should follow public tragedy

October 22, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Yesterday morning, yet another public mass shooting occurred. This time the incident happened near the Brookfield Mall, just west of Milwaukee. The gunman, Radcliffe Haughton, killed three people and wounded four others before taking his own life. According to Brookfield police chief Daniel Tushaus,...

Altercation outside Alumni hall ends with gunshots

Altercation outside Alumni hall ends with gunshots

October 1, 2012


Filed under News

UPDATE: By Tony Chau After initial reports that some residents had failed to receive notifications about the shooting, Beckman clarified that the notifications were intentionally sent out to specific dorms. According to Beckman, voicemail, text and email notifications were sent out to residents...