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NYU Reacts: Trump vs. LaVar Ball

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor

November 27, 2017


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NYU students react to the current Twitter feud between President Donald Trump and media personality LaVar Ball.

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Financial crisis remains, says expert

Financial crisis remains, says expert

By Olivia Wetzel, Contributing Writer

November 19, 2014


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UCLA professor Robert Brenner talks the growing economic inequality and what it means.

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Professor’s study finds microbes on dollars

Professor’s study finds microbes on dollars

By Caren Douiery, Staff Writer

April 29, 2014


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A professor’s recent research project gives new meaning to the phrase dirty money. Biology professor Jane Carlton’s project, known as the Dirty Money Project, revealed the presence of about 3,000 microbes on dollar bills. The Dirty Money Project, funded by an NYU Grand Challenge grant, is...

Study shows HIV program success

Study shows HIV program success

February 26, 2014


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An NYU Center for Drug Use and HIV Research study released on Feb. 21 said programs such as drug counseling, needle exchanges and rehab have a higher effect on the reduction of HIV transmission and death of heterosexuals as opposed to any other solution. According to the study, little researc...