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SGA Passes Measure for Transparency at NYU Tel Aviv

SGA Passes Measure for Transparency at NYU Tel Aviv

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under News, University News

On Thursday afternoon, the Student Government Assembly passed a resolution calling for NYU to be more transparent in its protection of students traveling to the Tel Aviv campus.

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

Tel Aviv: Nineteen Forty-Eight

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Patrick Seaman reflects on how his experience in Lebanon affects his experience in Tel Aviv.

Hamilton is Right to Disavow BDS

Hamilton is Right to Disavow BDS

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The academic and cultural freedom of students of Israeli descent, or those who hope to go to NYU Tel Aviv, should not be jeopardized.

NYU Reacts — Abroad Edition: Trump Wins the Presidential Election

NYU Reacts — Abroad Edition: Trump Wins the Presidential Election

By Anne Cruz, Abroad Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features, Top Stories

NYU students at sites around the world have been attuned to U.S. politics this past week.

Tel Aviv: Some Electioneers Abroad

Tel Aviv: Some Electioneers Abroad

By Tommy Collison, Contributing Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Tommy Collison is neither a citizen nor a current resident of the United States, but he's certainly still thinking about the presidential election.

Tel Aviv: Go Tel it From the Mountain

Tel Aviv: Go Tel it From the Mountain

By Tommy Collison, Contributing Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features, Top Stories

In Tel Aviv, people tend to befriend each other based on their personality traits, not their political opinions.

Studying Abroad 2.0

Studying Abroad 2.0

By Tommy Collison, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

International students are technically already studying abroad. These are the recollections of an Irish student studying in Tel Aviv.

The Study Away Issue

The Study Away Issue

By Hannah Treasure, Digital Director

February 26, 2015


Filed under Special Editions, Special Issues

  With cuisine from nearly every country available on Seamless, cultural festivals with everything from the dragons of Chinese New Year to the blaring bagpipes of St. Patrick’s Day and museums with artifacts from all over the world, New York City seems to have it all. But there is ...

NYU postpones study abroad program in Tel Aviv

NYU postpones study abroad program in Tel Aviv

By John Ambrosio and Valentina Duque Bojanini

August 11, 2014


Filed under News

The ten students planning to study away at the NYU Tel Aviv campus were notified on August 4 that the program was suspended for the Fall 2014 semester because of the ongoing conflict between Israel and Gaza. NYU spokesperson James Devitt said both the students and the university were concerned  about the situation i...

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

April 7, 2014


Filed under News

Abu Dhabi There has been a 30 percent increase in children who are diagnosed with anxiety in Abu Dhabi.   Berlin Europe’s first lesbian-only burial ground opened on April 6 in a Lutheran graveyard in Berlin.   Florence A festival focusing on Middle Eastern art, cinema and food will be takin...

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

March 24, 2014


Filed under News

Berlin  Germany has announced a goal to supply the majority of the country’s power from renewable sources by the year 2050. The crisis in Ukraine and sanctions in Russia have threatened Germany’s access to natural gas from Russia, adding importance to this goal. Prague An unknown act...

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

February 26, 2014


Filed under News

Abu Dhabi The annual Abu Dhabi Festival, slated to begin on March 2, will include programs aimed at drawing attention to underprivileged groups, particularly impoverished women and children. London The London Fire Brigade has reported that intentionally started fires in London have dropped ...

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