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NYU Takes Legal Action Against Trump Travel Ban

NYU Takes Legal Action Against Trump Travel Ban

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under News, University News

On March 30, NYU lawyers filed an amicus curiae brief against the latest iteration of President Donald Trump’s “travel ban.”

Brennan Center Wins Trump Lawsuit

Brennan Center Wins Trump Lawsuit

By Amy Rhee, Contributing Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under News, University News

The Brennan Center for Justice won a suit against Trump’s third iteration of the travel ban in Zakzok v. Trump.

Brennan Center Sues Trump

Brennan Center Sues Trump

By Amy Rhee, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under News, NYU, Top Stories, University News

NYU's Brennan Center for Justice is fighting President Trump's latest travel ban through a lawsuit. The group says the ban is unconstitutional

Law Students Partner With International Refugee Assistance Program

Law Students Partner With International Refugee Assistance Program

By Helen Crosby, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU Law students have been doing legal work with the International Refugee Assistance Program.

Hamilton Affirms Opposition to Immigration Ban

Hamilton Affirms Opposition to Immigration Ban

By Natasha Roy and Jemima McEvoy, News Editors

March 20, 2017


Filed under 2016 Election, News, NYU, University News

On Macrh 15, President Andrew Hamilton sent an email detailing the NYU's efforts to counter Trump's executive order banning immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries. However, some NYU activism groups are still unsatisfied with the administration's actions.

Reviving Refugees: Students Still Want Sanctuary Status

Reviving Refugees: Students Still Want Sanctuary Status

By Kate Holland, Contributing Writer

February 24, 2017


Filed under Features

After the 2016 presidential election, students and faculty are fighting harder than ever to have NYU designated as a sanctuary campus.

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

Reviving Refugees: What Can Students Do to Help?

By Kate Holland, Contributing Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Features

Many students have expressed a desire to give a warm welcome to incoming refugees after President Trump's travel ban.