Students Turn Out in Droves to Protest Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s Visit to the UN

Nearly 2,000 Yeshiva University students gathered at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza across from the United Nations on Monday, Sept. 22, to protest Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s visit to New York for the opening of the U.N. General Assembly. The students—who represented Yeshiva College, Stern College for Women, Sy Syms School of Business, and both YU High Schools—made their presence felt among the thousands of demonstrators at the Rally to Stop Iran Now.