The ESL Community of NYU

Balancing school work with extracurriculars, internships and a social life is challenging for any student during midterm season. This struggle is heightened for more than 5,000 international students whose first language isn’t English, but...

University Diversity Task Force Update

Amid tense conversations regarding the racial climate on campus during the fall semester of 2015, NYU students joined the movement to advocate towards greater inclusion for people of all backgrounds, with administrators soon adding...

[INFOGRAPHIC] The Changing Diversity at NYU

Andrew Hamilton was named the 16th President of NYU in March 2015, and this Sunday, he will officially be inaugurated, starting a new chapter in NYU’s history. This week has been Inauguration Celebration Week,...

NYU Hit With Lawsuit Alleging Discrimination and Retaliation

Shem Semei Garrett, a 40-year-old painter at NYU, filed a discrimination lawsuit against the university on Tuesday. He began working at NYU in 1989, became a full-time employee in 1999 and is still employed...

Bias Hotline Fights Discrimination

NYU took measures to help students of all backgrounds feel safer on campus with its newly implemented Bias Response Line. The tool allows students to report incidents of marginalization via phone or an online...

Law School Dishes Out $175k Scholarship

The AnBryce Scholarship at NYU School of Law awarded its 100th $175,000 scholarship this year to a current law student at the university. Chair of NYU Law’s Board of Trustees Anthony Welters J.D. ‘77 and...

Fight Against Islamophobia Continues at Tandon Rally

The Muslim Students Association at NYU continued fighting against Islamophobia during their rally at the Tandon School of Engineering on Tuesday evening. Using the same hashtag, #NotOnOurCampus, from their event last week on the...

Q&A: NYU Protester Arrested

Underneath the sirens and metal of police vehicles that oftentimes accompany protests, inside might sit a fellow Violet. While the majority of recent rallies and protests have remained peaceful, there have been occasions when...

IEC Continues Fight to #AbolishTheBox

The Incarceration to Education Coalition at NYU protested outside the Kimmel Center for University Life NYU’s Weekend on the Square to further push the university to #AbolishTheBox. The Abolish the Box movement aims to remove...

White Student Union creator refutes claims of hoax

The Union of White NYU Students, formerly known as the White Student Union, continues to claim it is run by NYU students and is not the product of an Internet hoax. Earlier this week, the...

New York Times Columnist Discusses Identity at NYU Review and Debates

On Wednesday, The Review and Debates at NYU welcomed renowned philosopher and Professor of Philosophy at NYU Law Kwame Anthony Appiah to speak on the topic of identity. Appiah has taught at Yale University,...

NYU Islamophobia Post-Trump Election

Donald Trump’s top immigration advisor wants to create a registry for Muslims, the Tandon prayer room was graffitied with “Trump!” on the door and people shouted hateful slurs to students wearing hijabs on campus...
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