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An estimated crowd of 200 gathered at Union Square to protest the Kentucky grand jury’s Sept. 23 decision.
Sep 25, 2020
A Brooklyn protest and a Manhattan protest, thousands strong, joined together to demand justice for Breonna Taylor, who was fatally shot in her own apartment by Louisville police officers.
Sep 24, 2020
After four Rubin residents tested positive for COVID-19, the rest of the residents have been confined to their rooms until at least Tuesday.
Sep 13, 2020
NYU replied that it had no jurisdiction to do so and attempted to rectify seemingly contradictory statements.
Sep 9, 2020
NYU will be raising undergraduate tuition by over $700 for the fall semester, despite historic rates of joblessness due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jun 25, 2020
Student Government Assembly Chair Resigns Over Conflicting Statement, Relationship Between the NYPD and NYU Public Safety Remains Unclear
Student Government Assembly Chairperson Raj Kittusamy resigned just over two weeks into his term after releasing a statement which appeared to call for increased university ties to the NYPD.
Jun 4, 2020
Lambda Phi Epsilon has been suspended after screenshots of several members' messages in a private group chat were shared on Twitter.
May 29, 2020
Provost Katherine Fleming described tentative plans to resume in person classes for the fall semester.
May 19, 2020
How New York City Congressional Candidate Lindsey Boylan is adjusting her campaign strategy due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 6, 2020
To ease student concerns regarding the pandemic, the Student Government Assembly hosted a Zoom forum with university leadership.
Apr 12, 2020
Students attending The New School have called upon their peers to refuse registering for and attending classes in a move to protest the administration’s response to the pandemic.
Apr 7, 2020
The video conferencing platform has removed its active monitoring feature and a clause allowing the possibility for the company to share user data with third parties.
Apr 2, 2020
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio announced there were no plans to quarantine NYC on Thursday.
Mar 12, 2020
Many colleges in the city opted for remote classes this week. Students in The City College of New York’s student government demanded their administration make the switch as well.
Mar 10, 2020
NYU’s Washington Square Campus will switch to online classes in an attempt to contain the spread of coronavirus starting Wednesday.
Mar 9, 2020
NYU’s Student Government Assembly hosted a Town Hall with President Andrew Hamilton discussing NYU’s emergency response protocol, particularly in regard to the growing threat of coronavirus.
Mar 2, 2020
The United Federation of Teachers handed out flyers in support of presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and his education reform plan.
Feb 14, 2020
Two apartment buildings caught fire Monday afternoon, causing five first responders to sustain minor injuries.
Feb 11, 2020
Residents and activists in Chelsea hosted a town hall discussing how to prevent NYCHA properties from being privatized.
Feb 7, 2020
At a watch party co-hosted by NYU For Cory Booker and NYU For Bernie, students saw divided candidates come together on some issues, while still distinguishing themselves from each other.
Nov 22, 2019
The NYU LGBTQ+ Center hosted a panel discussion with members of the Gender and Sexuality team from the Student Health Center last Thursday as part of Trans Awareness Week.
Nov 18, 2019
In a march on Thursday, students from Columbia, CUNY, The New School and NYU, among others, called for their colleges to achieve carbon neutrality and divestment of fossil fuels.
Nov 11, 2019
NYU Memes for Slightly Bankrupt Teens will more strictly monitor content having to do with international students.
Nov 5, 2019
Originally from the Dominican Republic, Baez worked as a Custodian at NYU Langone before eventually studying at, and graduating from, NYU Meyers College of Nursing.
Oct 28, 2019
Governor Andrew Cuomo called for the ban after studies linked vaping with serious lung illnesses, but vape and smoke shop owners say a ban on flavored vapes not only hurts their profit, but is also misplaced.
Oct 21, 2019
Receiving a key endorsement from progressive Congressmember Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Sen. Bernie Sanders hoped to gain momentum after a heart attack left him off the campaign trail for weeks.
Oct 20, 2019
At an NYU Law event, Philip Alston said considering one’s audience is essential when spurring action on human rights violations.
Oct 17, 2019
A proposal by the National Labor Review Board could threaten the status of graduate workers at private universities.
Sep 24, 2019