Latest Stories in 2009
NYU’s Fales Library Acquires Gourmet Library with Gift from Chef and Author Rozanne Gold
Dec 18, 2009
New York University s Fales Library, home of one of the nation s largest and most prestigious collections in food studies, has acquired Gourmet magazine s 3,500 volume library through a gift from Rozanne Gold. Gold s gift enabled Fales Library to purchase the volumes from Condé Nast, which bought the influential and widely acclaimed magazine in 1983 and folded it in fall 2009.
Alumnus Nyle Emerson's "Let the Beat Build" Video Voted #4 On Spin Magazine's Top Music Videos of 2009
Dec 16, 2009
Nyle Emerson graduated in spring 2009 from NYU’s Clive Davis Department of Recorded Music(REMU). “Let the Beat Build” was his senior project and was shot in REMU’s studio with his fellow classmates.
Alec Baldwin Donates $1 Million to Alma Mater Tisch School of the Arts
Dec 15, 2009
New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, a premiere institution for the performing, cinematic, and recording arts, has announced that alumnus and actor Alec Baldwin ‘94 has donated $1 million for the establishment of the Alec Baldwin Drama Scholarship Fund.
Dr. Mathy Mezey Receives the National Gerontological Society of America Gerontological Nursing Research Award
Dec 14, 2009
Dr. Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN, nursing professor emerita, senior research scientist, and director of the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at NYU College of Nursing, was presented with the annual Doris Schwartz Gerontological Nursing Research Award on November 20, 2009, at the Nursing Care of Older Adults Interest Group meeting of the Gerontological Society of America annual meeting in Atlanta.
Study Finds Over 90% of People with Gum Disease Are at Risk for Diabetes; Concludes That at Least Half Could Be Screened in Dental Offices
Dec 14, 2009
The study, led by Dr. Shiela Strauss, Associate Professor of Nursing and Co-Director of the Statistics and Data Management Core for NYU s Colleges of Dentistry and Nursing, examined data from 2,923 adult participants in the 2003-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey who had not been diagnosed with diabetes. The findings, published December 2009 in the online edition of the Journal of Public Health Dentistry, add to a growing body of evidence linking periodontal infections to an increased risk for diabetes.