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Decorations that some students claim are offensive raise concerns at this years Fall Ball.

Offensive images at Fall Ball prompt law student backlash

November 2, 2015
The NYU School of Law's Fall Ball displayed questionable decorations such as a video projection of a silhouetted man dying by suicide.
Union Square station, a transportation hub for hundreds of university students and intersection of seven train lines, teems with commuters at all hours.

This bill could make your MetroCard 25 percent cheaper

October 27, 2015
Senator Chuck Schumer has proposed a plan called the University Transit Innovation Program to reduce the costs of public transportation for college students.
A malicious program built into mobile devices can rapidly deteriorate the hardware, potentially rendering the device useless.

NYU study investigates phone-killing ‘disease’

October 26, 2015
NYU scientists published a paper looking at how attackers can infect your smartphone with a "digital disease" designed to rapidly age and wear out the device's insides.

Airbnb CEO talks his roots, entrepreneurial success

October 9, 2015
NYU and Newsweek partner up to interview Airbnb CEO, Brian Chesky.
NYU’s inaugural Leadership Week aims to connect students with leaders in their respective fields of study.

NYU kicks off first Leadership Week

October 5, 2015
NYU held its inaugural leadership week.
Debate club discusses issues of immigration

Debate club discusses issues of immigration

September 29, 2015
Professor Lawrence Mead hosted a debate on the topic "Does Immigration Weaken American Individualism?"
NYU is faced with a $16 million lawsuit against a former employee who claims he was discriminated against.

Alum, Miami Dolphins owner gives $20 million to NYU Law

September 23, 2015
The NYU law school just received its largest donation in the history of the school.
NYU is very proud of its recent rankings.

Stern lands among top five undergraduate business programs

September 9, 2015
NYU tops across the board in 2016 U.S. News rankings.