NYU Professor and Feminist Scholar Found Responsible for Inappropriate Physical Contact, Sexual Texting

An 11-month Title IX investigation headed by NYU’s Office of Equal Opportunity found Professor of German and Comparative Literature Avital Ronell responsible for “inappropriate physical contact” and sending sexual texts to former graduate student...

University recognizes outstanding faculty

NYU President John Sexton and Provost David McLaughlin host private reception for faculty.

‘Alt-Right’ Leader Slated to Speak at NYU

The conservative pundit Milo Yiannopoulos will speak on issues like cultural appropriation in a class taught by “deplorable” professor Michael Rectenwald.

Frustration Mounts as NYU Students Cancel Shanghai Study Abroad Plans

Amid apprehension surrounding the coronavirus, NYU students previously expected to study in Shanghai have called off their plans, spurring anxiety over housing and class reassignment. Among changes to address the rapid spread of the coronavirus,...

Student Government Elections, Explained

Elections for student government positions will be underway in the coming weeks, so WSN broke down how students can vote and what they are voting for. How to Vote Students can vote for members of the...

Magician David Blane leaves audience electrified

Magician David Blaine performed a stunt at Pier 54 over the weekend in which he shocked himself with one million volts of electricity for 72 hours.

NYU Invests $500 Million in Renovations for Brooklyn Campus

After years of only having one academic building solely dedicated to the Tandon School of Engineering, the campus will now be revamped with a $500 million investment, which includes a newly constructed building at...

Madonna Affirms That #ShesWithHer at WSP Rally

Madonna stood in the fountain of Washington Square Park on Monday night — the eve of election day. She serenaded the crowd during her impromptu acoustic concert that served as a rally for Hillary...

NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

A recent study by a group of NYU scientists brings up alarming news for technology consumers: a “digital disease” built into devices can rapidly degrade its insides. The paper titled, “MAGIC: Malicious Aging in Circuits/Cores,”...

Violent crime rises in lower Manhattan

NYPD reports reveal violent crime rates on the rise in neighborhoods near NYU.

Arrest of Nafis sparks debate over student visas

The arrest of an international student charged for the attempted bombing of Federal Reserve has led to a crackdown on student visas.

Multiple Tisch Community Members Test Positive for COVID-19

Update, March 21, 7:20 p.m.: According to NYU's website, there are around 12 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the NYU community at this time. Several NYU Community Members at Tisch School of the Arts have...