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Pan

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

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Forensic Medicine

Conference of Universities

Conference of Universities

James Weldon Johnson

James Weldon Johnson

Judson Hall

Judson Hall

Isabel C. Ebel

Isabel C. Ebel

Cosmetic Hygiene

Cosmetic Hygiene

Protest

Protest

Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper

Aeronautical Engineering

Aeronautical Engineering

University Heights during WWII

University Heights during World War II

War Training Classes

War Training Classes

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt

NYU Victory

NYU Victory

Constance Baker Motley

Constance Baker Motley

Romare Bearden

Romare Bearden

Alma Mater

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Cheerleading

Cheerleading

Genius Row

Genius Row

Washington Square North Row Houses

Washington Square North Row Houses

Slum Clearance

Slum Clearance

WNYU

WNYU

1932
Graduate Division of the Department of Fine Arts established.

1933
Jan 23: Council elects Harry Woodburn Chase as Chancellor.

1934
Mar 26: The Division of General Education established.

Center for Research and Graduate Education in Mathematics (later the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences) established by Dr. Richard Courant.

1938
Sep 1: Graduate Division for Training in Public Service created to provide training for New York City employees.

Graduate department of Department of Fine Arts becomes the Institute of Fine Arts.

1941
School of Architecture closed.

1946
Center for Research and Graduate Education in Math renamed the Institute for Mathematics and Mechanics.

1948
Sep 1: The Post-Graduate Medical School founded to offer postgraduate studies to physicians and health professionals

Graduate Division for Training in Public Service renamed Graduate Division of Public Service.

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Read "Urban Dream," an article about NYU's history featured in the Spring 2006 NYU Magazine.