Eileen Sullivan-Marx, PhD, RN, FAAN, dean and Erline Perkins McGriff Professor of New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing, has been named president-elect for the American Academy of Nursing.
The Taub Center for Israel Studies will host a screening of “The Siege of Bethlehem,” a PBS “Frontline” documentary, and a talk by reserve Col. Lior Lotan, chief Israeli negotiator in the Siege of the Church of the Nativity, on Sun., Oct. 15.
NYU’s Deutsches Haus will host “Knowledge in Motion,” a panel discussion featuring researchers from Berlin’s Collaborative Research Centre’s “Episteme in Motion,” on Mon., Oct. 16.
NYU’s Deutsches Haus will award the fifth-annual Volkmar and Margret Sander Prize to Karsten Voigt, the distinguished former coordinator of German-North American Cooperation at the Foreign Office of Germany, at a ceremony on Fri., Oct. 20.
The King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center will host Peruvian writer and critic Julio Ortega (Nov. 15), a two-day symposium on the intersection between art and politics (Nov. 17 & 18), a public lecture by Professor María Dolores Jiménez-Blanco, KJCC’s Resident Chair (Dec. 5), and more beginning next month.
Best-selling author Alice McDermott will read from her latest work, “The Ninth Hour,” at NYU’s Glucksman Ireland House on Thurs., Oct. 19.
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“Weird fiction” writer China Miéville will discuss his style of prose, real-world monsters, and more with science-fiction writer Samuel Delany on Thurs., Oct. 19.
The National Institutes of Health has selected the laboratory of Neville Sanjana, an assistant professor in NYU’s Department of Biology and an assistant professor of neuroscience and physiology at NYU School of Medicine, for its “New Innovator” Award.
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences has launched a one-year Master of Science in Computing, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation (MS-CEI) degree program in collaboration with the Stern School of Business to foster the next-generation of technical innovators and entrepreneurs.