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De Blasio announces creation of tech hub

By Suebin Kim, Contributing Writer October 6, 2014
Mayor Bill De Blasio launched the Digital.NYC program this past week. Digital.NYC is a program meant to provide a place for "start-up innovators and grad students to angel investors and venture capitalists," to develop their ideas.

Value of listening sessions disputed

By John Ambrosio and Valentina Duque Bojanini October 1, 2014
Event coverage of the latest listening session of the NYU Presidential Search Committee.
Lecture discusses portrayal of Greece

Lecture discusses portrayal of Greece

By Marita Vlachou, Deputy News Editor October 1, 2014
Event coverage of a lecture exploring how the international and Greek media have portrayed the Greek economic and financial crisis over the last few years.
Sexual conduct policy changes

Sexual conduct policy changes

By Suebin Kim, Contributing Writer October 1, 2014
An exploration of NYU's new and updated rules regarding sexual assault
Clive Thompson shares journalistic wisdom

Clive Thompson shares journalistic wisdom

By Romie Williams, Contributing Writer September 24, 2014
Coverage of the NYU School of Journalism's event hosting Clive Thompson (author of Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better”) on Sep. 23 at 6pm.
Cyclists file lawsuit against DMV

Cyclists file lawsuit against DMV

By Alex Bazeley, Contributing Writer September 24, 2014
Investigation of alleged wrongful penalization of NYC cyclists ticketed for traffic violations and fined with a motor vehicle surcharge
via nydailynews.com

MTA sued over highly disputed posters

By Nathaly Pesantez , Contributing Writer September 24, 2014
Community reactions to a lawsuit levied against the MTA by a group trying to post anti-Muslim advertisements on MTA property throughout the city.
via macfound.org

NYU alum awarded fellowship

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, News Editor September 22, 2014
Piece on NYU Tisch's Dramatic Writing Program Alumnus Samuel D. Hunter's award of a MacArthur Fellowship (i.e. "genius grant")

Students voice concerns about presidential search process

By John Ambrosio, News Editor September 22, 2014
Event-coverage of the NYU Presidential Search Committee's second Listening Session open to NYU students, providing information about the status of the ongoing search and providing a forum for fielding student inquiries and addressing student concerns.
via facebook.com

Student debt relief program announced

By John Ambrosio, News Editor September 17, 2014
Strike Debt announced their most recent Rolling Jubilee debt buy, along with their new project Debt Collective.

Low attendance at listening session

By John Ambrosio, News Editor September 17, 2014
Coverage of the faculty listening sessions with the NYU Presidential Search Committee.
NYU, Barnard and Columbia join in Middle East panel

NYU, Barnard and Columbia join in Middle East panel

By Arsh Harjani, Contributing Writer September 17, 2014
Coverage of a Panel Discussion held at NYU in response to the growing threat ISIS poses to the international community.