NYU Pledges Housing Refunds If Fall Goes Remote

As some universities prepare for the prospect of remote operation in the fall semester, the Office of Residential Life & Housing Services sent an email informing students that full refunds will be awarded if...

NYU Student Belongings Returned and Damaged

When Tisch senior Brian Rosenwinkel opened his door on Friday morning, he was greeted by several boxes — including one that was severely damaged — containing his belongings from his Carlyle Court Residence Hall...

University-Wide Email Leaves Students With More Questions Than Answers

Three NYU administrators sent a university-wide email on Monday, April 27 detailing the university’s net losses due to the coronavirus and its assumed next steps for the coming months. President Andrew Hamilton, Provost Katherine Fleming...

NYU Community Members Demand NYC Education Reform Amid COVID-19

More than 60 students, activists and educators came together on Zoom this Saturday to invest in a common goal: educational reform in NYC public schools.  The town hall was in response to a group project...

Faculty Demand Support For Graduate Students

The Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the Department of English both sent letters to university administration calling for extended funding for graduate students facing rescinded job offers, grant delays and income gaps. The...

Student Government Condemns Department of Education’s Anti-DACA Policy

The Student Government Assembly released a letter on Friday denouncing United States Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ decision to exclude DACA — Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals — recipients from receiving emergency aid during...

NYU Marron Institute Recommends Prisoners’ Early Release to Prevent COVID-19 Spread

As the number of COVID-19 cases in correctional facilities and jails increases across several states, some states are considering early release of prisoners to allow for greater social distancing within the facilities. NYU Marron Institute...

NYU College of Dentistry Rejects Pass/Fail

NYU College of Dentistry has chosen to reject a pass/fail grading system for the remainder of the spring semester as of Wednesday, April 22.  Dean Charles N. Bertolami and Academic Department chairs suggested in a...

Student Organizations Put $75,000 Toward COVID-19 Emergency Relief

The Student Government Assembly has donated $75,000 to the NYU COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund, according to a statement released by SGA on Wednesday, April 15.  The money primarily came from the SGA’s general budget as...

COVID-19 Coalition Begins ‘Virtual Week of Action’

The NYU COVID-19 Coalition — a student-led activist organization — kicked off a week of virtual activism with a town hall, outlining the week ahead and providing an overview of coalition demands on Monday,...

Panelists Say COVID-19 Has Disproportionate Effects on African American Communities

COVID-19 has taken a disproportionate toll on the African-American community, according to experts who spoke at a webinar on Friday, April 17.  The panel — held via Zoom — was hosted by the NYU School...

NYU School of Law Shifts to Mandatory Pass/Fail

The NYU School of Law shifted to a mandatory pass/fail grading model for the remainder of the Spring semester as of Wednesday, March 25.  This decision was made based on the recommendation of law students,...
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