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Stoneman Douglas Tragedy Shakes NYU

Stoneman Douglas Tragedy Shakes NYU

By Caroline Haskins and Mack DeGeurin

February 26, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

A vigil was held for Parkland on Thursday to honor those affected by the mass shooting that took place at a high school there last week.

NYC Holds Interfaith Vigil for Victims of TriBeCa Attack

NYC Holds Interfaith Vigil for Victims of TriBeCa Attack

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

New Yorkers held a vigil for the victims of the Oct. 31 TriBeCa attack.

NYU Mourns for Las Vegas

NYU Mourns for Las Vegas

By Alex Domb, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under News, University News

A group of NYU clubs rallied together to host a vigil in remembrance of of Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas.

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

Denim Brings Attention to Sexual Assault on Campuses

By Carlos Michael Rodriguez, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU held it's first Denim Day, featuring guest panelist Josh Hutcherson, as a symbol of protest against destructive attitudes about sexual assault.

Finding Unity on Campus Amidst Global Violence

Finding Unity on Campus Amidst Global Violence

By Yeho Hwang, Contributing Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU student organizations are hosting a community-wide vigil in response to the attacks in Belgium and Turkey.

WSN’s coverage of Palestinian Vigil is misleading

WSN’s coverage of Palestinian Vigil is misleading

By David Rand, NYU Law Students for Israel Communications Committee

December 7, 2015


Filed under Opinion

A piece criticizing WSN's coverage of a vigil held for Palestinian citizens.

NYU holds vigil for victims of terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, Baghdad

NYU holds vigil for victims of terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, Baghdad

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

November 18, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU held a vigil for the victims of the weekends terrorist attacks.

[PHOTOS] NYC shows solidarity with Paris following terrorist attacks

[PHOTOS] NYC shows solidarity with Paris following terrorist attacks

By Lexi Faunce and Christine Wang

November 14, 2015


Filed under City News, News, Uncategorized

People across New York gathered this weekend to show support for Paris following terrorist attacks that killed over 100.

Vigil held for citizens of Palestine

Vigil held for citizens of Palestine

By Thomas Peracchio, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Law students held a vigil on Friday for the dehumanization of Palestinians, both overseas and within the NYU Law School.

SSC holds vigil for victims of South Asian earthquake

SSC holds vigil for victims of South Asian earthquake

By Carmen Russo, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Student Government held a vigil to honor the victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Afghanistan, Pakistan, and other regions of South Asia on Monday, October 26, 2015.

Vigil held in WSP to commemorate lives taken by suicide

Vigil held in WSP to commemorate lives taken by suicide

By Abraham Gross, Contributing Writer

October 14, 2015


Filed under News, University News

In honor of Suicide Prevention Month, Active Minds at NYU hosted a vigil to commemorate those who have lost their lives to suicide.

Vigil held for victims of Nepal quake

Vigil held for victims of Nepal quake

By Christine Wang, Staff Writer

April 28, 2015


Filed under News

The Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life held a vigil for the victims of the earthquake that hit Nepal over the weekend.

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