Latest Stories in August
Tisch School of the Arts to Honor Award-Winning Artists & Philanthropists this Fall
Aug 25, 2009
Mary Schmidt Campbell, dean of the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, has announced that the Tisch School will hold its annual gala, This is Tisch!, on Monday, November 2 at the renowned Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. This is Tisch! will honor Academy Award® winning producer Brian Grazer, two-time Academy Award® winning director Ron Howard, Academy Award® and Tony Award® winning actress and Tisch alumna Marcia Gay Harden, arts philanthropist Diana King, and Academy Award®, Emmy Award® and Peabody Award® winning Sheila Nevins, president of HBO Documentary Films.
NYU's Easterly, Roubini Among Top 100 Twitter Users in International Affairs
Aug 17, 2009
New York University Professors William Easterly and Nouriel Roubini are among the top 100 Twitter users in international affairs, according to a ranking by Foreign Policy magazine. The list also included Prime Ministers Stephen Harper of Canada and Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, former Vice President Al Gore, Fareed Zakaria, editor of Newsweek International, and Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
NYU Journalism Professor Samuels Named Senior Series Producer of BET’s “Heart of the City”
Aug 17, 2009
New York University s Jason Samuels, an associate professor at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute, has been named senior series producer of BET News Heart of the City, a new, one-hour, primetime documentary series that will explore the most important issues affecting urban America in the 21st century.
UPDATE—Audio Archive Available: Ambassador Rice to Deliver Public Address on UN, Global Challenges Aug. 12 at NYU
Aug 13, 2009
Susan Rice, the United States Ambassador to the United Nations, will deliver remarks on Wednesday, August 12 at 5:30 p.m. at NYU s Greenberg Lounge in Vanderbilt Hall, NYU School of Law (40 Washington Square South/between Sullivan and MacDougal Streets).
NYU Photography & Imaging Department Announces First Fall Exhibition Will Be "Posing Beauty"
Aug 12, 2009
The Department of Photography & Imaging in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts has announced its first fall show will be Posing Beauty, an exhibition of approximately 80 works drawn from public and private collections. The exhibition explores the contested ways in which African and African American beauty have been represented in historical and contemporary contexts in a diverse range of media.
Jeremiah Barondess, President Emeritus of the New York Academy of Medicine, Joins NYU College of Nursing's Board of Advisors
Aug 12, 2009
New York University College of Nursing announced today that Jeremiah A. Barondess, MD, is joining the College of Nursing’s board of advisors, which is comprised of local and national leaders in health care who serve as ambassadors for the College to the external community. Board members also support the Dean with long range planning and help increase resources for future development.