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19 Student Activists Defy Administration, Occupy Kimmel Overnight

19 Student Activists Defy Administration, Occupy Kimmel Overnight

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

Despite threats of disciplinary action, members of SLAM and NYU Divest plan to demonstrate on the Kimmel steps until their demands for representation and transparency are met by administrators.

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

NYU Releases Official Diversity Statement

By Diamond Naga, News Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

A break down of NYU's new official diversity statement.

NYU Hit With Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination and Retaliation

NYU Hit With Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination and Retaliation

By Diamond Naga Siu, News Editor

December 1, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories, University News

A painter employed by NYU has filed a lawsuit against the university on the grounds of discrimination.

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

By Jemima McEvoy and Natasha Roy

November 16, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Muslim Student Association held another rally in response to the vandalism at the Tandon campus.

NYU Republicans Double Down on Trump

NYU Republicans Double Down on Trump

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News, Top Stories

How Republicans on campus are feeling now that Donald Trump is the president-elect.

From NYU to Government Offices

From NYU to Government Offices

By Miranda Levingston, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under 2016 Election, News

A listicle of NYU alum who have held government positions.

What Happened to NYU’s Affordability Ideas Website?

What Happened to NYU’s Affordability Ideas Website?

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's affordability steering committee has a public forum in which students, faculty and staff can pitch ideas to make NYU more affordable.

MSA Fights Bigotry with #NotOnOurCampus

MSA Fights Bigotry with #NotOnOurCampus

By Jemima McEvoy, Deputy News Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The Muslim Students Association organized a rally at Kimmel in response to the vandalism at Tandon.

Top 8 stories from fall semester

By News Team

December 7, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A look back at this semester's top news stories including a powerful conversation on diversity, the discovery of a burial vault on campus, and a shocking donation.