NYU Conference Highlights Undergraduate Scholarship Ranging from Science to Literature to “The Urban Divide”– April 15


“Global Issues Past and Present,” “Literature Through the Ages,” “Bacteria, Viruses, and Immunity,” and “New York City: Long-Standing Challenges and Dynamic Change” will be among the sessions at New York University’s College of Arts and Science undergraduate research conference on Friday, April 15, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at NYU’s Silver Center.

NYU Conference Highlights Undergraduate Scholarship– April 15
“Global Issues Past and Present,” “Literature Through the Ages,” “Bacteria, Viruses, and Immunity,” and “New York City: Long-Standing Challenges and Dynamic Change” will be among the sessions at NYU's College of Arts and Science undergraduate research conference on Friday, April 15, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at NYU’s Silver Center. Photo credit: Sally Sanderlin

“Global Issues Past and Present,”  “Literature Through the Ages,” “Bacteria, Viruses, and Immunity,” and “New York City: Long-Standing Challenges and Dynamic Change” will be among the sessions at New York University’s College of Arts and Science undergraduate research conference on Friday, April 15, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at NYU’s Silver Center (100 Washington Square East/enter at 32 Waverly Place or 31 Washington Place [wheelchair accessible]).

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.8140. Reporters interested in attending must RSVP to James Devitt, Office of Public Affairs, at 212.998.6808 or james.devitt@nyu.edu.  For a complete schedule of sessions and presentations, click here.

“NYU’s College of Arts and Science takes seriously the role of research in the liberal arts education of undergraduates,” said CAS Dean Matthew Santirocco. “Students regularly benefit from direct contact with our research faculty and are empowered and encouraged to conduct their own inquiries.”

Projects will showcase undergraduate work in the Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities. Other sessions, each of which is comprised of a series of student presentations, include: “Culture and Society,” “Psychology: Human Behavior and Perception,” and “Philosophical Thought.”

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