Latest Stories in May
NYU-SCPS and KITAB to Launch Publishing Executive Education Program at NYU Abu Dhabi
May 26, 2010
The Center for Publishing at the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies and KITAB—a joint venture company between the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) and the Frankfurt Book Fair—today announced their intention to collaborate on a new executive training program, to be hosted at the newly opened temporary NYU Abu Dhabi campus, beginning in fall 2010.
Gallatin Celebrates Publication of Gallatin Review, Literacy Review
May 25, 2010
The Gallatin School of Individualized Study’s Writing Program published two annual books at the end of the 2010 spring semester: the 25th volume of the Gallatin Review, the student literary and visual art journal, and the 8th volume of the Literacy Review.
Institute for Public Knowledge Announces Poiesis Fellowship—An International Program for Scholarly Collaboration
May 25, 2010
The Institute for Public Knowledge (IPK) at New York University has established the Poiesis Fellowship, an international, interdisciplinary research program that aims to understand the forces that shape everything from the design of consumer products to complex social institutions.
NYU College of Dentistry Receives United Hospital Fund Grant to Improve Seniors’ Access to Oral Health Care
May 20, 2010
The NYU College of Dentistry (NYUCD) has received a one-year grant from the United Hospital Fund that will involve dental, dental hygiene, and nursing students and faculty in developing and assessing a collaborative oral healthcare referral model whose goal is to provide community dwelling, underserved older adults in New York City with better access to dental care.
Responses to Earthquake in Haiti Unlikely to Transform Country, Says NYU’s Polynè, Author of “From Douglass to Duvalier”
May 18, 2010
International responses to rebuild Haiti after the January earthquake are unlikely to successfully transform the country, says NYU’s Millery Polyné, author of From Douglass to Duvalier.
Bill Drayton Receives Honorary Doctorate from NYU
May 12, 2010
New York University President John Sexton today bestowed an honorary doctorate on social entrepreneur Bill Drayton -- the founder, chair, and chief executive officer of Ashoka: Innovators for the Public – at NYU's 178th Commencement Exercises in Yankee Stadium. Over 25,000 graduates, faculty, staff, and guests attended the morning ceremony.