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Pharrell Williams is 2017 Commencement Speaker

Pharrell Williams is 2017 Commencement Speaker

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Award-winning musician Pharrell Williams is the 2017 Commencement speaker, and he will receive an honorary degree alongside six other people.

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

By Carlos Michael Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU held it's first Denim Day, featuring guest panelist Josh Hutcherson, as a symbol of protest against destructive attitudes about sexual assault.

Founding CTO of Audible To Be Final Entrepreneurs Festival Keynote Speaker

Founding CTO of Audible To Be Final Entrepreneurs Festival Keynote Speaker

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

February 26, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Guy Story was announced as the third and final speaker for the upcoming NYU Entrepreneurs Festival.

Ragy Thomas Named as Second Keynote Speaker for Entrepreneurs Festival

Ragy Thomas Named as Second Keynote Speaker for Entrepreneurs Festival

By Lexi Faunce, News Editor

February 19, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Ragy Thomas will join Libby Edelman as the second of three keynote speaker at the NYU Entrepreneurs Festival.

Libby Edelman Announced as First Entrepreneurs Festival Keynote Speaker

Libby Edelman Announced as First Entrepreneurs Festival Keynote Speaker

By Lexi Faunce and Anne Cruz

February 12, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Entrepreneurs Festival has announced one of their keynote speakers for this year's student-organized entrepreneurial event.

Black trans activist discusses allyship

Black trans activist discusses allyship

By Christine Wang, Contributing Writer

April 15, 2015


Filed under News

CeCe McDonald, an aspiring fashion student living in Minneapolis, spoke on mass incarceration in the U.S. today.