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NYU Promotes University Treasurer to CFO

NYU Promotes University Treasurer to CFO

By Miranda Levingston, Deputy News Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News, University News

NYU has appointed a faculty member as its new CFO — someone who conveniently already works for the university.

CAS Sophomore Elected VP of College Democrats of NY

CAS Sophomore Elected VP of College Democrats of NY

By Sierra Jackson, Managing Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

CAS sophomore Ryan Trumbauer has just been elected Vice President of the New York state chapter of the College Democrats.

For Discipline in Politics, Turn to Veep Debate

By Paris Martineau, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The vice presidential debate is something every prospective voter should carefully watch — and not because it is going to be scandalous and titillating, but precisely because it isn’t going to be.

Keep Warren in the Senate — She Can Do More There

Keep Warren in the Senate — She Can Do More There

By Matthew Perry, Contributing Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Elizabeth Warren is an influential, galvanizing politician who has the proper combination of policy expertise and personal charisma that would be wasted on the vice presidency.

Friday Farce: Biden converts Oval Office to model train museum

Friday Farce: Biden converts Oval Office to model train museum

February 13, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Last Thursday, Vice President Joe Biden upset New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio by likening LaGuardia Airport to a Third World country. “I always get a malaria shot before I fly into LaGuardia. Last time I was there I contracted diphtheria, so I’ve been traveling via train since.” The vice presi...

All-University elections results

April 17, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Exclude From Homepage List

After the week-long period of electronic voting, the results of the all-university elections have been announced. Six undergraduate schools and three graduate schools have selected new leaders for the 2013-14 school year. Coordinated by the Student Senators Council, the elections are held around Ap...

Power players: vice presidents

Power players: vice presidents

October 26, 2012


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

Marc Nozell/Flickr.com   Joe Biden Abortion:As a Catholic, Biden personally opposes abortion but supports a woman’s right to choose. The vice president agrees with the Supreme Court’s decisions in Roe v. Wade (1973) and Griswold v. Connecticut (1965), which recognized the right to privacy under the 14th Amendment. Biden has voted to ban fede...