Washington Square News

Walkouts Won’t Convince Congress to Grant Student Safety

Walkouts Won’t Convince Congress to Grant Student Safety

By Dasha Zagurskaya, Contributing Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Politics

Student walkouts will not stop mass shootings.

Graduate Students Protest Tax Reform

Graduate Students Protest Tax Reform

By Miranda Levingston and Sakshi Venkatraman

November 30, 2017


Filed under News, University News

About 100 graduate and PhD students occupied Union Square Park on Monday to protest the proposed GOP tax reform bill.

NYU Students Walk Out to Clean the Dream Act

NYU Students Walk Out to Clean the Dream Act

By Miranda Levingston, News Editor

November 10, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

On Thursday afternoon, approximately 60 students walked out of class to protest Donald Trump's repeal of DACA, and to support a new "Clean" Dream Act to protect undocumented child immigrants.

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.

Administrators Must Bear Responsibility for Pennsylvania Faculty Strike

Administrators Must Bear Responsibility for Pennsylvania Faculty Strike

By WSN Editorial Board

October 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Pennsylvania university system's lack of preparedness for this planned faculty walkout is both contemptible and deeply concerning.