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New Leader for NYU Inherits Old Controversies

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Dr. Andrew Hamilton, vice-chancellor at Oxford University takes over as expansion plans are tied up in court and relations between the administration and faculty are strained.

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Here Are the Top-Earning College Presidents

Monday, December 16, 2013

Every year, the Chronicle of Higher Education combs through hundreds of private non-profit colleges' tax forms and releases a list of the top earning school presidents. For 2011, the latest year available, there were some surprises. The president of Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York, beat out Columbia University's president, coming in third place after the presidents of the University of Chicago and Northeastern University.

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NYU Conducts No-Confidence Vote Against Its President

Monday, March 11, 2013

Members of the New York University faculty are conducting a no-confidence vote against university president John Sexton this week, starting on Monday.

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Council Approves NYU Expansion Plan

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

The City Council approved New York University’s contentious expansion plan in Greenwich Village on Wednesday despite continued opposition to the proposal from faculty and neighborhood groups.

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NYU Expansion Plan Could Bankrupt School, Professors Say

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Professors railed against NYU’s proposed expansion plan Wednesday, saying faculty members fear the ambitious Greenwich Village project that will be go before the City Council next month could bankrupt the university.

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