Emily Mason, News Editor
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Senator Robert Jackson, Assemblymember Deborah Glick and Assemblymember Harvey Epstein responded to COVID-19-related concerns from students representing universities and colleges across New York City.
May 4, 2020
NYU is the latest university in New York City to be sued for tuition money back.
April 30, 2020
Faculty members in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the Department of English have sent letters to the administration asking for extensions of graduate student funding.
April 27, 2020
Some Tisch students received refunds as low as $35 for fees after the closure of campus.
April 13, 2020
The NYU COVID-19 Coalition is advocating for the university to better support students financially and academically as coronavirus continues to pose challenges to the community.
April 13, 2020
Carlyle Court Residence Hall and Third Avenue North Residence Hall will be offered to NYU medical workers to provide extra space as New York hospitals face the peak of the coronavirus curve.
April 7, 2020
The NYU COVID-19 Task Force, composed of faculty and teams from across NYU and NYC, is working to supply NYC hospitals with personal protective equipment.
April 6, 2020
The NYU Grossman School of Medicine gave medical students the option to graduate early to assist in the fight against the coronavirus, the school announced on Wednesday.
March 27, 2020
NYU announced two dozen cases of COVID-19 within the NYU community and that students who left items in their dorm room after an abrupt move-out notice should not expect their belongings to be shipped to them in the near future.
March 25, 2020
Several NYU schools are offering expanded pass/fail options for students in response to concerns surrounding the transition to remote instruction.
March 23, 2020
Vice President of Student Affairs Marc Wais sent an email on Tuesday, March 17 opening up the possibility of NYU’s residence halls being used as surplus hospital beds.
March 18, 2020
NYU hall residents react to New York dorm closures.
March 17, 2020
An email sent out to students at the NYU School of Law by Dean Trevor Morrison stated that a student tested positive for COVID-19, making it the second confirmed case of the virus in the NYU community.
March 15, 2020
NYU is ushering students at European abroad sites to return home after Trump announced a new policy banning travel by non-American citizens from Europe to the United States.
March 13, 2020
Following orders from the Israeli government to close all universities in Israel amid the spread of COVID-19, NYU’s Tel Aviv campus has shifted to remote courses.
March 13, 2020
The dean of NYU School of Law sent out an email on Tuesday March 10 announcing that a member of faculty has tested positive for COVID-19.
March 11, 2020
The NYU Global Programs Office sent out an email on Tuesday, March 10 officially closing academic centers, canceling local trips, student activities and internships as the coronavirus rapidly increases.
March 11, 2020
NYU Madrid is canceling in-person classes in favor of remote lectures in response to coronavirus for the next 15 days starting Wednesday.
March 9, 2020
NYU is providing the option for students studying abroad to return home and finish out the semester through online learning.
March 4, 2020
Using NYU as one metric, the Student Borrower Protection Center report found that private companies’ use of educational data could negatively impact students’ loan rates at historically Black colleges or universities and Hispanic-serving institutions.
March 2, 2020
Senator-at-Large for Students Experiencing Food Insecurity, Jakiyah Bradley, hosted a town hall on Tuesday, Feb. 25 to discuss the issue on NYU’s campus.
February 26, 2020
An NYU professor is allegedly the organizer of the protests in the subways that caused $100,000 worth of damage in the last few months.
February 24, 2020
Media coverage, social media postings and institutional responses to coronavirus have inflamed anti-Asian sentiment in NYC and beyond.
February 10, 2020
NYU Stern’s MBA program has received a STEM designation, which will allow international students to work in the United States for longer after graduating.
February 10, 2020
An NYU student spotted a man setting fire to a pile of trash across from the Tisch building on Broadway.
February 7, 2020
Applications to NYU have increased for the 13th year in a row.
February 6, 2020
An NYU Stern alumnus, Bill Tsai, was charged this January for profiting nearly $100,000 after trading using secret information acquired through his role as a junior analyst at RBC Capital Markets.
February 3, 2020
A new strategy for fostering a diverse student body at Steinhardt includes new scholarships at the graduate school.
January 30, 2020
Prior to his appointment as SEC Commissioner and at NYU Law, Robert J. Jackson Jr. served as a professor at Columbia University School of Law as well as in the Treasury Department and at Bear Stearns.
January 29, 2020
NYU students are finding new ways to remedy high tuition costs, including sites like GoFundMe.
January 28, 2020
A composite report of Title IX complaints across New York State campuses reveals an epidemic of underreporting and the essential role of universities in supporting survivors.
January 27, 2020
On a panel hosted by Realize Israel and TorchPAC, New York Times columnist Bret Stephens spoke about anti-Semitism across the political spectrum.
May 1, 2019
EarthMatters hosted its annual street fair to encourage sustainability and environmental activism.
April 29, 2019
A little more than a month after a vigil to honor victims of the New Zealand shootings, students once again gathered on Kimmel’s steps to memorialize victims of the recent bombings in Sri Lanka.
April 24, 2019
The grant will fund preservation of scholarly works that contain media files like audio recordings and simulation.
April 22, 2019
Owner of popular account catcallsofnyc hosted a chalking event at Washington Square Park for International Anti-Street Harassment Week.
April 15, 2019
Gallatin senior A’nisa Megginson has been donating the proceeds of her Stay Woke & Meditate club to her former elementary school, The Learning Tree Cultural Preparatory School, which features a curriculum geared toward helping black students excel in any field.
April 7, 2019
The SGA Diversity Committee has been working to put up a plaque in the CMEP lounge to honor the group that fought for its creation.
April 3, 2019
The class “Carceral Crisis: Race, Class and Punishment in America” invited author Alex Vitale to discuss the effects of mass incarceration on a local level.
March 28, 2019
Labor organizations and members of the Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition spoke about the reforms that the historic fire brought to workers' rights, and the need for that same awareness now.
March 26, 2019
Tandon’s robotics team was preparing for NASA’s robotics competition, but the government shutdown resulted in its abrupt cancelation.
March 4, 2019
GLS sophomore Hunter Major found herself locked in Broome’s laundry room for eight hours due to the lockset failing.
March 4, 2019
“I, Too, Am Divine,” a semester-long exhibition meant to celebrate black spiritualism through art and discussion launched this Tuesday.
February 21, 2019
To kick off Black History Month, LS hosted a panel discussing the differing experiences within the black community.
February 11, 2019
At an NYU Wagner symposium, professors and Port Authority executives discussed the future of JFK airport, including a $13 billion modernization plan.
February 7, 2019
Prominent New York City politicians and professors visited the Gallatin School of Individualized Study to discuss the impact of local progressivism in New York City and beyond.
February 1, 2019
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October 9, 2018
Room For Tea combines art, education and food into this new pop-up exhibit.
September 24, 2018
Rachel Fadem, Features Editor • May 17, 2022
Disability rights activist Judith Heumann will speak about the importance of political action and advocacy during a combined graduation ceremony for the classes of 2020 and 2021 on May 18.