Latest Stories in October
NYU’s Vaidhyanathan to Have Regular Column in MSNBC.com’s Science and Technology Section
Oct 26, 2006
Siva Vaidhyanathan, an associate professor at NYU’s Steinhardt School of Education, will begin a regular column in MSNBC.com’s Science and Technology section on Wed., Oct. 18. Vaidhyanathan, an expert on copyright and technology, will write about legal and business matters pertaining to the Internet. His first column is on YouTube’s sale to Google and its potential impact on consumers.
Lecture by Grandson of Sears, Roebuck, and Co.’s Julius Rosenwald at NYU, Nov. 16
Oct 26, 2006
Author Peter M. Ascoli will deliver a lecture on Julius Rosenwald, the architect of Sears, Roebuck, and CO.’s rise in the early 20th century, at New York University on Thurs., Nov. 16, 5:30 p.m. at NYU’s Jurow Lecture Hall, Silver Center for Arts and Science (100 Washington Square East at Washington Place). The event is free and open to the public. Please call 212.998.8100 for more information.
Thomas Crow Comes to NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts As Professor of Modern Art
Oct 24, 2006
Mariet Westermann, director of NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts, today announced that Thomas Crow, director of the Getty Research Institute and one of the world’s most prominent art historians, will join the Institute as the Rosalie Solow Professor of Modern Art. His appointment will be effective September 2007; till then, he will remain at the Getty Research Institute.