New York University Skip to Content Skip to Search Skip to Navigation Skip to Sub Navigation

NYU to Host Entertainment CEO Strauss Zelnick for “Wisdom of the Humanities” Talk—April 3

March 29, 2013
246

Entertainment CEO Strauss Zelnick will speak with the NYU community about his professional success, a talk that is part of NYU’s “Wisdom of the Humanities” event series, on Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 p.m. at NYU’s Wasserman Center for Career Development (133 East 13th Street, 2nd Floor [between 3rd and 4th Avenues]).

Zelnick, co-founder of Zelnick Media, double-majored in English and Psychology and attributes much of his success to his grounding in the humanities. Zelnick, previously CEO and president of BMG Entertainment, Crystal Dynamics, and 20th Century Fox, is the author of “Success: A Concise Guide to Having the Life You Want” (2011).

The event, co-sponsored by the Humanities Initiative at NYU, NYU’s Center for the Study of Transformative Lives, and NYU’s Wasserman Center for Career Development, is free and open to the public.

NYU undergraduate and graduate students must register through their NYU CareerNet account; NYU faculty, staff, and NYU Stern students must register here. For more information, call 212.998.4291.

 

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Around the Square

Type: Press Release

NYU to Host Entertainment CEO Strauss Zelnick for “Wisdom of the Humanities” Talk—April 3

Entertainment CEO Strauss Zelnick, above, will speak with the NYU community about his professional success, a talk that is part of NYU’s “Wisdom of the Humanities” event series, on Wednesday, April 3, 5:30 p.m. at NYU’s Wasserman Center for Career Development.


Search News



NYU In the News

CUSP Unveils its “Urban Observatory”

Crain’s New York Business profiled CUSP’s “Urban Observatory” that is continuously photographing lower Manhattan to gather scientific data.

Post-Sandy Upgrades at the Langone Medical Center

NY1 reported on the major post-Sandy upgrades and renovations made at the Medical Center to protect the hospital from future catastrophic storms.

Steinhardt Research Helps Solve Tough Speech Problems.

The Wall Street Journal reported on research at Steinhardt’s Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, including an interview with Assistant Professor Tara McAllister Byun, that uses ultrasound to help solve tough speech problems.

Times Column Lauds Professor Stevenson’s New Memoir

New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof wrote a column about “Just Mercy,” a new memoir by Law Professor Bryan Stevenson, the founder of the Equal Justice Initiative, whom he noted has been called America’s Nelson Mandela.

Entrepreneurship Lab Opens at NYU

Crain’s New York Business covered the opening of the Mark and Debra Leslie Entrepreneurial eLab, which will be the headquarters for NYU’s Entrepreneurial Institute and all of the University’s programs aimed at promoting innovation and startups.

NYU Footer