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NYU Sued Over Retirement Plans, Trial Set for April

NYU Sued Over Retirement Plans, Trial Set for April

By Alex Domb and Kristina Hayhurst

March 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU is being sued for allegedly mishandling faculty members' 403(b) retirement plans. A trial date is set for April 2018.

Cuomo’s Proposed Driving Tax Poses Impacts to Students, Faculty

Cuomo’s Proposed Driving Tax Poses Impacts to Students, Faculty

By Alesha Bradford, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under City News, News, University News

NYU reacts to Governor Cuomo's new "driving tax."

Publicly Available Tax Returns Mean More Transparency

Publicly Available Tax Returns Mean More Transparency

By Shiva Darshan, Staff Writer

October 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Publicly available tax returns would keep those in power in check through the looming threat of their unethical dealings being made public.

Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

By Nina Huang, Contributing Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under News, University News

The NYU community provides feedback on the university's pilot program to help students without documentation.

College Dems, Repubs Tackle Nuclear Deal, Capital Gains Taxes in Spring Debate

College Dems, Repubs Tackle Nuclear Deal, Capital Gains Taxes in Spring Debate

By Kati Garrity, Staff Writer

March 29, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, University News

NYU Democrats and NYU Republicans debated about the Iran Nuclear Deal and Capital-Gains Tax for their spring debate.

NYU Reacts: Plastic bag tax

NYU Reacts: Plastic bag tax

By Alanna Bayarin, Staff Writer

November 24, 2014


Filed under News

NYU students react to a proposal for new restrictions on plastic bags.

Bloomberg releases controversial budget proposal

Bloomberg releases controversial budget proposal

February 11, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

  Mayor Bloomberg’s recently released $70.1 billion proposal for the final budget of his mayoralty was met by much controversy. The 2014 budget does not include any tax increases, but closes a $1.1 billion deficit. City spending will decrease 1.1 percent, or $254 million, over the nex...