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Others argue that the color may have been adopted because the violet was the flower associated with Athens, the center of learning in ancient Greece.

Washington Square and Greenwich Village have been hubs of cultural life in New York City since the early 19th century.

which eventually merged into NYU in 2014 forming the present Tandon School of Engineering.

After the sale of the Bronx campus, University College merged with Washington Square College.

NYU also had a desire to follow New York City's development further uptown.

NYU's move to the Bronx occurred in 1894, spearheaded by the efforts of Chancellor Henry Mitchell Mac Cracken.

Although the impetus to found a new school was partly a reaction by evangelical Presbyterians to what they perceived as the Episcopalianism of Columbia College, NYU had its Washington Square campus since its founding.

On April 21, 1831, the new institution received its charter and was incorporated as the University of the City of New York by the New York State Legislature; older documents often refer to it by that name.The University Heights campus was far more spacious than its predecessor was.As a result, most of the university's operations along with the undergraduate College of Arts and Science and School of Engineering were housed there.NYU was the founding member of the League of World Universities, an international organization consisting of rectors and presidents from urban universities across six continents.The league and its 47 representatives gather every two years to discuss global issues in education.

On April 21, 1831, the new institution received its charter and was incorporated as the University of the City of New York by the New York State Legislature; older documents often refer to it by that name.

The University Heights campus was far more spacious than its predecessor was.

As a result, most of the university's operations along with the undergraduate College of Arts and Science and School of Engineering were housed there.

NYU was the founding member of the League of World Universities, an international organization consisting of rectors and presidents from urban universities across six continents.

The league and its 47 representatives gather every two years to discuss global issues in education.

A three-day-long "literary and scientific convention" held in City Hall in 1830 and attended by over 100 delegates debated the terms of a plan for a new university.