Meek Mill Accepts Social Justice Award at NYU’s McSilver Institute

Meek Mill Accepts Social Justice Award at NYU's McSilver Institute

Meek Mill is among the six people who were recognized on Monday, June 10th the seventh annual McSilver Awards at NYU. The ceremony’s purpose is to acknowledge the “Vanguards for Social Justice who are prominent in their fields and unafraid to use their platforms to help create a more equitable and just world.” Congrats to […]

NYU Offering Free Tuition to All of Its Medical Students


New York University has announced this week that its School of Medicine will provide free tuition for all present and future students. Citing the risk of “overwhelming” debt, it says every student will qualify regardless of merit or financial need. NYU said financial worries were driving graduates to more lucrative specialties, pushing doctors away from […]

Watch Amandla Stenberg’s New Short Film ‘Blue Girls Burn Fast’


While a lot of us were trying to master the art of mascara and eyeliner at 17 years old, Amandla Stenberg is setting the tone of ‘Black Girl Magic’ at its finest. Most recently, Amandla took home the ‘Young, Black, and Gifted’ award at BET’s Black Girls Rock! and just landed a role starring in […]

Pharrell Teaches A Masterclass At NYU

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A few lucky music students had the opportunity to be a part of a private masterclass at the Clive Davis Institute at NYU Tisch School hosted by Pharrell Williams about two weeks ago. Pharrell—alongside the Dean Allyson Dean and Professors Bob Power and Jason King—listened to the students’ music, gave them constructive criticism and discussed the creative […]

Jay-Z Is Going To NYU To Speak About Tidal

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Students will get the opportunity to ask Hip-Hop mogul Jay-Z questions about Tidal, his new music stream service If you’re a student at New York University, you received an e-mail with the subject “Jay-Z at NYU TODAY!” The Brooklyn native will be accompanied by TIDAL executive Vania Schlogel, and is expected to speak about the music industry […]