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Athlete Introspection Follows Football Controversy

Athlete Introspection Follows Football Controversy

By Mahmoud Mohamed, Contributing Writer

August 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

This college football season is starting amid controversy. Learn about how NYU student athletes are reacting.

Anthony ‘The Mooch’ Scaramucci Speaks to NYUCR

Anthony ‘The Mooch’ Scaramucci Speaks to NYUCR

By Mack DeGeurin and Sunanda Gaskins

April 6, 2018


Filed under 2016 Election, News, University News

Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci spoke at an event held by NYU College Republicans on Thursday night.

College Republicans to Host Former Trump Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci

College Republicans to Host Former Trump Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci

By Mack DeGeurin, News Editor

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, NYU, University News

The NYU College Republicans announced that they will host an event featuring former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci. Scaramucci lasted 10 days in the White House before resigning.

Alex Smith

Alex Smith

By Natasha Roy, Managing Editor-at-Large

March 8, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Alex Smith can’t tie himself down to just one passion. Instead, he plays the field, trying his hand at whatever piques his interest at the time, immersing himself in all he does.  The CAS senior has gusto. He isn’t afraid to take risks in what industry he’ll break into next, and it pays off ...

Trump Fights With Pros

Trump Fights With Pros

By Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Sports

Trump's comments on NFL national anthem protests further demonstrate his political immaturity.

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

APA Records Hate Crimes for First 100 Days of Trump’s Presidency

By Lorenzo Gazzola, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories

NYU's Asian/Pacific/American Institute started a project meant to document hate crimes in the first 100 days of President Donald Trump's administration. Recently, they released the first videos from the project.

Ryan Thomas

By Taylor Nicole Rogers, Features Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

A student who has now interned at the White House and with Hillary for America once struggled to get through a book. But Ryan Thomas now excels in the classroom and serves as the Student Senators Council chair. He credits a supportive elementary school education from third grade on as a crucial factor...

Record High School Graduation Rate Is Not Meaningful

Record High School Graduation Rate Is Not Meaningful

By WSN Editorial Board

October 20, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The number of high schoolers graduating on time is not an accurate measurement of the success of the nation’s education system, or its future workforce.

Digital experts discuss cyber security

Digital experts discuss cyber security

March 11, 2014


Filed under News

Cyber security experts discussed the ongoing threat of hacking and importance of using secure technology at the NYU School of Law on March 10. Samara Moore, the White House director of Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity, and a panel of government and private sector officials explained the execu...

White House must continue diplomatic talks with Iran

White House must continue diplomatic talks with Iran

October 7, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion, Uncategorized

President John F. Kennedy signed the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty into law 50 years ago today. Now, we no longer live in a bipolar world, and the political actors have changed. But the threat from nuclear weapons remains strong. Last week President Hassan Rouhani of Iran spoke to President Barack Obama by...