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GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

GSOC Voting on Boycott of Israel

By Olivia Roos, Contributing Writer

March 28, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's graduate worker union may be the first private university union to join Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions.

Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

By Carmen Russo, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2015


Filed under News, University News

An NYU professor has been working as a sanitation worker, studying the types of things that people throw away.

Groups advise university to take action against labor violations in Abu Dhabi

Groups advise university to take action against labor violations in Abu Dhabi

February 27, 2014


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Nicholas McGeehan of the Human Rights Watch, author of a forthcoming HRW report on conditions for migrant workers at NYU Abu Dhabi’s campus and within the city, gave a presentation on Feb. 26 at the Kimmel Center for University Life. The report, which will be published next month, outlines the abuse...