Latest Stories in 2010
NYU Dining Services Pilots Reusable "Meals-2-Go" Container for Hayden Dining Hall
Feb 1, 2010
NYU Dining Services has just launched a reusable Meals-2-Go container program to decrease the number of disposable containers used in campus dining facilities. The program is being piloted in Hayden Dining in the Spring 2010 semester. NYU Dining Services is giving out 300 reusable containers to students, faculty, or administrators willing to participate in the pilot.
New Book by NYU's Nissenbaum Offers Framework for Understanding Privacy in the Digital Age
Feb 1, 2010
Privacy is one of the most urgent issues associated with information technologies and digital media. In her new book, Privacy in Context: Technology, Policy, and the Integrity of Social Life (Stanford UP), Helen Nissenbaum argues that what people really care about is not that information about them is shared - this is crucial for social life — but that it is shared inappropriately. Her book develops a theory of appropriate sharing and explains some of the ways digital technologies have threatened this.
NYU Visiting Professor Helen Graham, Spanish Civil War Expert, Lectures on “The Afterlife of Violence”
Jan 29, 2010
Helen Graham, visiting professor in the department of history at New York University and King Juan Carlos I of Spain chair of Spanish American Culture and Civilization, will offer two public lectures in addition to a film series and round table on The Afterlife of Violence this spring.
Antonio Muñoz Molina, Renowned Spanish Novelist, Gives Public Lectures at NYU’s King Juan Carlos Center this Spring
Jan 27, 2010
Antonio Muñoz Molina, renowned Spanish novelist and author of the acclaimed novels Sepharad and Manuscript of Ashes, has been named King Juan Carlos I of Spain Chair in Spanish American Culture and Civilization at New York University.