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5 NYU Alumni Women Breaking Barriers in Their Industries

5 NYU Alumni Women Breaking Barriers in Their Industries

By Tianne Johnson, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Features

WSN highlights five notable NYU alumni for Women's History Month.

Reclaim Women’s History Month

Reclaim Women’s History Month

By Ignangeli Salinas-Muñiz, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

We must reclaim Women's History Month. Students should take advantage of Women's History Month events around NYC and NYU.

Women’s businesses flourish in East Village

Women’s businesses flourish in East Village

By Dhriti Tandon, Staff Writer

March 9, 2015


Filed under Features

A feature on some of the many women-owned businesses in the East Village in honor of Women’s History Month (March).

Too many girls worldwide remain uncounted

Too many girls worldwide remain uncounted

March 26, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

I was incredibly fortunate to be born in the United States. Growing up here has meant having the opportunity to pursue higher education and the chance to follow my ambitions. It is where I received a birth certificate — something I have recently come to appreciate as the first step in so many of ...

Men must take on active role in fight for gender equality

April 4, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

March was Women’s History Month. It allowed Americans to focus on the past and present achievements of women to understand that the current state of progress requires that we build upon momentum and move forward. If more men use their power and privilege with integrity, then less women will suffer fro...

Cuts to NYU graduate employee benefits hurt gender inclusivity in academic workplace

March 28, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

This Women’s History Month there is a curious silence about how NYU’s recent cuts to graduate employee health benefits contribute to making the university less inclusive.  NYU’s continued denial of collective bargaining to research and teaching assistants inhibits our ability to address these...