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NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

NYU SJP Demands Further Action from NYU After Death Threats

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News

NYU Students for Justice in Palestine has received another death threat — this one threatens a specific member and uses even more graphic language than the last two messages the group received.

NYUSJP Working With University to Maintain Members’ Safety

NYUSJP Working With University to Maintain Members’ Safety

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, University News

After NYUSJP received a threatening email in January, both the university and NYPD are working to keep students safe.

Anonymous Letter Threatens NYUSJP Members

Anonymous Letter Threatens NYUSJP Members

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

February 10, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU Students for Justice in Palestine received an anonymous letter threatening members of the clubs and their families.

NYU Received a Message Threatening U.S. Universities

NYU Received a Message Threatening U.S. Universities

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

June 16, 2016


Filed under City News, News, Top Stories, University News

NYU received an email on Wednesday threatening an Orlando-style attack on U.S. universities and colleges.

Masked assailant threatens professor with knife in Tandon classroom

Masked assailant threatens professor with knife in Tandon classroom

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2015


Filed under News, University News

An assailant wearing all black threatened a professor with a knife in an NYU Tandon classroom yesterday, leaving a community shaken.

NYU Reacts: NYPD starts counterterror group

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

February 2, 2015


Filed under News

The New York City Police Department announced its plans for a new 350-officer anti-terrorism squad on Jan. 29. The officers — who will be equipped with extra heavy protective gear, long rifles and machine guns — will be stationed at various posts throughout the city, starting with two precincts ea...