Latest Stories in June
Courant Graduate Student Selected for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Internship
Jun 11, 2010
Jihun Yu, a doctoral candidate in the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, has been selected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to participate in a summer internship program.
Introduction to Gerontology Course Material Added to Online NICHE Knowledge Center
Jun 8, 2010
NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders), the national program designed to help improve care of hospitalized older adult patients, announces the addition of Introduction to Gerontology educational modules to the new, online NICHE Knowledge Center.
NCBS, NYU Neuroscientists Identify Synaptic Defect in Brain Area Involved in Fragile X Syndrome
Jun 7, 2010
Researchers at India’s National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) and New York University’s Center for Neural Science have identified novel synaptic defects in an area of the brain that is involved in the debilitating emotional symptoms of Fragile X Syndrome (FXS).
Bjorn Hanson—Renowned Hospitality and Travel Industry Researcher and Senior Executive—Appointed New Head of NYU-SCPS Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management
Jun 7, 2010
Dean Robert Lapiner of the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) has announced the appointment of Bjorn Hanson as the new divisional dean of the School’s Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management, beginning with the fall 2010 academic semester.
NYU and Magnum Foundation Present Panel Discussion on Photography and Human Rights, June 21
Jun 3, 2010
The Department of Photography & Imaging in the Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts will host a panel discussion entitled Photography & Human Rights: What Works? The panel is presented in collaboration with the Magnum Foundation as a part of a summer program designed to explore strategies to create effective documentary projects linked with issues of human rights.
“Secret Gardens: Powerful Plots in Surprising Places,”a Panel Discussion, June 17 at NYU’s Fales Library
Jun 3, 2010
New York University’s Fales Library, the home of one of the nation’s largest and prestigious archives in food studies, will host a panel discussion entitled “Secret Gardens: Powerful Plots in Surprising Places,” on Thursday, June 17, 2010 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at the Fales Library, third floor, Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, (at LaGuardia Place). [Subways: A, B, C, D, E, F (West 4th Street)]
'Gotham: Graphic New York' Opens June 10 at NYU Wagner's Gallery Space
Jun 2, 2010
NYU Wagner will unveil "Gotham: Graphic New York" on June 10 at the free, publicly accessible Gallery Space at Wagner. This summer exhibit features visually arresting photographs and typographical posters by graphic designer Jeffrey Garofalo, a Wagner alumnus. It will run through September 3, in partnership with NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education & Human Development.