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Professor Becomes GSAS Dean

Professor Becomes GSAS Dean

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, University News

President Andrew Hamilton and Provost Katherine Fleming announced March 27 that GSAS professor Phillip Harper will be the new dean for the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

Talk discusses South African apartheid

By Justine Morris, Staff Writer

April 8, 2015


Filed under News

South African political scientist Vincent Maphai talked about the state of affairs with South Africa in the wake of apartheid.

NYU faculty provides education for inmates

NYU faculty provides education for inmates

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

March 4, 2015


Filed under News

NYU has launched their Prison Education Program to provide higher education to incarcerated individuals.

HRW report reveals continued violations

HRW report reveals continued violations

By Alanna Bayarin, News Editor

February 11, 2015


Filed under News

Human Rights Watch published a report on Tuesday  highlighting the continued violations of labor rights on Saadiyat Island, including NYU Abu Dhabi’s campus. The report said NYU failed to enforce and monitor treatment of migrant workers. The NYU Coalition for Labor hosted a panel on Tuesday at the De...

USC Professor to discuss gender politics of Lady Gaga

USC Professor to discuss gender politics of Lady Gaga

December 11, 2012


Filed under Features

Pop icon Lady Gaga’s experimental music and performative persona have moved off the stage and into academic discussion. On Tuesday, NYU’s Department of Social and Cultural Analysis will host a talk titled “What’s Gaga Got to do With It?: Gaga FemiBest Selling #1 Credit Repair Product 75% Guaranteed! nism and Queer Anarchy,” featuring University of Southe...