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Former NYUAD Staff Forced to Misidentify Religion

Former NYUAD Staff Forced to Misidentify Religion

By Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Several 2011 NYU Abu Dhabi Academic Fellows say they were told to misidentify their religious affiliation on government documents.

Hamilton Letter Explains University’s Position in Wake of Visa Denials

Hamilton Letter Explains University’s Position in Wake of Visa Denials

By Mack DeGeurin, Deputy News Editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

After weeks of silence, NYU President Andrew Hamilton responds to complaints of academic freedom violations at NYU Abu Dhabi.

Will the Visa Suspension Between the U.S. and Turkey End?

Will the Visa Suspension Between the U.S. and Turkey End?

By Anonymous

October 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For the first time in their diplomatic history, the United States and Turkey have mutually suspended all non-immigrant visa applications such as diplomatic, travel, commerce, employment and even student visas. I heard this news from someone very close to me back in Turkey. I did not want believe it.

Lack of Academic Freedom Plagues NYU Abu Dhabi

Lack of Academic Freedom Plagues NYU Abu Dhabi

By Mack DeGeurin and Amy Rhee

October 2, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

NYU Professor Mohammad Bazzi's recent UAE visa denial highlights a growing number of NYU faculty and staff who have faced discrimination at the Abu Dhabi campus. NYU has largely avoided addressing these issues publicly.

Trump’s Vision of America is Founded on Exclusion

Trump’s Vision of America is Founded on Exclusion

By Phoebe Kuo, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Trump is not making America great again. Trump is dividing America by stirring hatred and racism, but we, the voters, should not be deceived by his empty promises.

International students should be given green cards after college

International students should be given green cards after college

By Tommy Collison, Opinion Editor

November 3, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Candidates in the 2016 election should pledge to give green cards to international students who complete college here in the U.S.