New York University plans over 2 million square foot expansion; faculty are fighting back
- New York 06/18/2012 by Rebecca Myles (WBAI)

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New York University administrators are planning to expand its campus by two million square feet when they build four high-rises on two university-owned blocks in Greenwich Village.  The towers would be anywhere from 162 feet to 300 feet.  

But in an unusual twist of NIMBY - Not in my back yard - New York University's own faculty members have voted down the expansion plans.

WBAI's Rebecca Myles speaks to New York University faculty member, Mark Crispin Miller, who is a professor of Media Studies.

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