From Fossil Fuels to Food, Climate Week Pushes for Environmental Responsibility

What do net-zero carbon buildings, native Hawaiian plants and the Global Citizen Festival all have in common? They’re all part of the 10th annual Climate Week NYC. From Sept. 24 to 30, the week-long...

Pop-up Museum Spotlights NYPD Failings

In the next seven days, the New York Police Department will arrest nearly 900 New Yorkers for misdemeanors alone, based on the averaging of 2017 arrest data. A pop-up museum curated by the New York...

Locals Concerned Over Impending L Train Shutdown

Starting in April 2019, local transit will be significantly disrupted when the L train shuts down for a 15-month renovation. On Monday evening, local residents had the chance to air grievances with local officials...

How You Can Vote in the Sept. 13 Primary Election

On paper, NYU should be a dead zone for electoral participation; it is the largest school in a city with one of the worst voter turnout rates in America. In November 2017, only 23 percent...

In the Archives: NYU During 9/11

When the two planes sliced through the ribs of the World Trade Center’s North and South Towers on Sept. 11, 2001, a cloud of dust crept over the city — and NYU students were...

17 Years After 9/11, Cortlandt St. Station Reopens

A few days before the 17-year anniversary of 9/11, a subway station that was destroyed in the attack reopens. Not all NYU students may remember the morning of September 11, 2001, but its events are...

One-Time Professor Leads Unlikely Bid for Governorship

She once ran an NYU Wagner class and the city of Syracuse. Now, she hopes to run the state. Stephanie Miner, a Visiting Distinguished Urbanist at NYU Wagner during the spring 2018 semester, has had...

A Guide to New York’s Midterm Elections

If you’re registered to vote in New York, brace yourself for midterm election primaries, which will be in full swing in fewer than 10 days. The candidates in this year’s elections include everyone from...

Unlikely Friends: NYU and Facebook Tackle MRI Research

An unlikely pairing between NYU Medicine’s Department of Radiology and the social media giant Facebook has led to a revolutionary research initiative to improve MRIs. Combining artificial intelligence and radio-imaging, teams from both organizations...

Brennan Center Sues U.S. Department of Justice

NYU School of Law’s Brennan Center for Justice is taking on the United States Department of Justice in a lawsuit filed earlier this month. The center alleges that the DOJ failed to produce many...

Union Square: Prepare to Welcome a Tech Hub

Residents of Palladium and University Residence Hall will have a new 21-story neighbor in the coming years after the City Council greenlighted a tech hub to be built in between the two dorms. The 240,000-square-foot...

Proposed East Village Hotel Development Threatens Historic Merchant’s House

Students who frequently find themselves on East 4th Street between Lafayette and Cooper Square might be used to passing the Merchant’s House Museum, often referred to as “Manhattan’s Most Haunted House.” The townhouse, Manhattan’s...
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