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Dear President Hamilton | Letter from NYU Departments, Programs, and Organizations


Originally sent to President Hamilton on Friday, March 31. Over thirty academic departments and programs, and over forty NYU-affiliated organizations have endorsed this initiative to urge President Hamilton to reconsider his position on the significance and necessity of declaring NYU a sanctuary campus. This call for sanctuary crosses the many schools and…

Video: Townhall with NYU President Andrew Hamilton


Calls for NYU President Andrew Hamilton to declare NYU a sanctuary campus have been met with refusal. At the townhall meeting with Hamilton on March 1, students most impacted by the current Trump administration challenged the university administration's misleading claims. [embed]https://youtu.be/S_Aq9mzAKg8[/embed]

Joint Statement on Charles Murray | NYU Asian Pacific American Coalition


Originally posted and submitted by NYU Asian Pacific American Coalition. Read the original text here.     We, as members of the Asian/Pacific/American student body at NYU, are writing to express our solidarity with the Black Student Union at NYU, LUCHA at NYU, and the Faculty of Color Caucus to…

Faculty of Color Caucus Letter on Charles Murray


[caption id="attachment_47" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo Credit: Erik Cito[/caption] The following letter was sent to President Hamilton and Provost Fleming at 12:25 PM on 3/23/2017.  Dear President Hamilton and Provost Fleming, We, the undersigned NYU faculty, were dismayed to learn today that Charles Murray will be speaking on campus on Friday,…

The Villager: Trump double trouble; N.Y.U. roiled by crackdowns


BY LINCOLN ANDERSON (Original article via The Villager can be found here) New York University is facing a dire Donald Trump double whammy. On the one hand, many of its foreign Muslim students are feeling unsettled and confused amid the president’s “travel ban” on certain Muslim-majority countries. Meanwhile, undocumented students…

Patch.com: Is NYU A ‘Sanctuary Campus?’ Students Say It Should Be


By Ciara McCarthy (Patch Staff) - March 1, 2017 1:29 pm ET (Original article can be found via Patch.com, here) GREENWICH VILLAGE, NY — NYU students are planning a protest on Wednesday to demand that the university declare itself a "sanctuary campus" and offer protection to undocumented students. For more…