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Trump is Wrong on DACA

Trump is Wrong on DACA

By Melanie Pineda, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It is irresponsible to view DACA recipients as merely statistics more than anything else.

Kimmel Demonstrators Protest Trump’s Move to End DACA

Kimmel Demonstrators Protest Trump’s Move to End DACA

By Sayer Devlin and Mack DeGeurin

September 6, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Protestors filled Kimmel to show support for DACA recipients and undocumented students in the wake of the Trump administration's decision to end DACA.

Kill Switch Would Protect New Yorkers

Kill Switch Would Protect New Yorkers

By Akshay Prabhushankar, Deputy Opinion Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Undocumented immigrants are fearful following Donald Trump’s victory, and New York must act before its IDNYC program is used against residents.

Hundreds of Students Stage Walkout to Declare NYU a ‘Sanctuary Campus’

Hundreds of Students Stage Walkout to Declare NYU a ‘Sanctuary Campus’

By Natasha Roy, Deputy News Editor

November 16, 2016


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

NYU students walked out of their classes on Wednesday in support of the nationwide #SanctuaryCampus movement.

Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

Aid Wanted for Undocumented Financial Aid Program

By Nina Huang, Contributing Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under News, University News

The NYU community provides feedback on the university's pilot program to help students without documentation.

Wrong to Punish Texas Children for Parents’ Lack of Documentation

Wrong to Punish Texas Children for Parents’ Lack of Documentation

By Connor Borden, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

When birth certificate issuers have the power to determine a family’s future, certain checks and balances must be in place to ensure that constitutional rights are being observed.

Student organizations explore citizenship policy

Student organizations explore citizenship policy

By Rahul Krishnamoorthy, Deputy News Editor

November 5, 2014


Filed under News

Coverage of an open discussion entitled "The Limits of Citizenship" jointly led by the NYU Dream Team and the Incarceration to Education Coalition.

NYU Dream Team panel discusses undocumented students

NYU Dream Team panel discusses undocumented students

October 29, 2013


Filed under News

The NYU Dream Team and Asian/Pacific/American Institute teamed up to host an open panel discussion titled Beyond the Shadows: Unpacking the Undocumented American Experience on Oct. 28. The NYU Dream Team is an on-campus organization that provides a safe space for undocumented students. NYU’s ...