Latest Stories in November
NYU’s Annual Combined Campaign Kicks-Off to Raise Money for the United Way of NYC and the NYU Community Fund
Nov 25, 2008
Now in its 26th year, the NYU Combined Campaign kicks off this November in an effort to raise financial support from full-time employees for the NYU Community Fund and the United Way of NYC.
Physicists Identify Cosmic Ray "Hot Spots," Raising Questions About Understanding of Galactic Magnetic Fields Near Our Solar System
Nov 24, 2008
Physicists have observed for the first time two distinct hot spots that appear to be showering Earth with an excess of cosmic rays. The discovery calls into question nearly a century of understanding about galactic magnetic fields near our solar system because it raises the possibility that an unknown source or magnetic effect is responsible for these observations.
NYU Hosts “Evening of Twinning,” in which Jewish and Muslim Students Switch Identities to Combat Prejudice, Nov. 23
Nov 21, 2008
New York University s Islamic Center at NYU and its Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life will co-host an Evening of Twinning on Sun., Nov. 23, 5 to 7 p.m. The event, in which Jewish and Muslim students will assume the identity of the other to promote mutual understanding, also includes discussions, workgroups, and panels that focus on ways to confront hate in American communities. The program is free and open to the public.
“Allow Me to Introduce Myself” <i>The Devil Notebooks,</i> Book Talk at NYU, Dec. 9
Nov 20, 2008
A reading by Laurence A. Rickels, Visiting Professor in the New York University Department of German Languages and Literature, with images by Nancy Barton, chair of NYU Steinhardt School s Department of Art and Art Professions, will take place on Dec. 9, at 6:30 p.m., 3rd floor, NYU Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.2596.
A Plan for Action, Co-Authored by NYU s Center on International Cooperation, Calls for a New Era of International Cooperation to Address Today s Most Urgent Challenges
Nov 20, 2008
A Plan for Action, a report prepared by the Managing Global Insecurity (MGI) Project, is a comprehensive set of foreign policy recommendations to address the most critical challenges facing the world today. For more on the project and for a copy of the report, go to: http://www.cic.nyu.edu