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Students Debate the Existence of NYU Abu Dhabi

Students Debate the Existence of NYU Abu Dhabi

By Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Review and Debates prompted students and professors at NYU to consider the existence of NYU Abu Dhabi.

Prof. Andrew Ross asks for NYUAD transparency

Prof. Andrew Ross asks for NYUAD transparency

By Kati Garrity, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under News, University News

A follow-up story on NYU professor Andrew Ross who was banned from entering the UAE earlier this year for "security reasons."

Letter to the Editor: NYUAD travel ban

Letter to the Editor: NYUAD travel ban

By Andrew Ross, President of NYU chapter of the American Association of University Professors

September 24, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Professor Andrew Ross responds to WSN's editorial about the NYUAD travel ban.

NYU response to UAE travel ban unsatisfactory

NYU response to UAE travel ban unsatisfactory

By WSN Editorial Board

September 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Academic freedom is in question in regard to NYU professor Andrew Ross's bar from entering the UAE.

Sexton must respond to travel ban

Sexton must respond to travel ban

By WSN Editorial Board

March 23, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The administration must speak out against the UAE denial of entry for NYU Professor Andrew Ross.

Professor barred entry into U.A.E.

Professor barred entry into U.A.E.

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-chief

March 17, 2015


Filed under News

Social and Cultural Analysis professor Andrew Ross was barred entry into the U.A.E.

UAE Skype censorship poses threat to intellectual freedom

UAE Skype censorship poses threat to intellectual freedom

By WSN Editorial Board

February 8, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The United Arab Emirates ban on Skype is representative of larger problems within the country, and NYU Abu Dhabi must consider its impact.

Day Abroad: Abu Dhabi

Day Abroad: Abu Dhabi

February 6, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

Your day in Abu Dhabi begins at five in the morning, when you regain consciousness to the sound of singing that permeates the air: the first of five daily calls to prayer. There are no obnoxious taxis, no drilling into the concrete of Fifth Avenue — only the soft lull of Arabic while the morning is stil...