Latest Stories in January
NYU to Open New Center to Serve Students’ Academic Needs
Jan 20, 2011
NYU will create a new academic services hub for students to support them in achieving academic success. The new center – to be called the Academic Resource Center – will be a one-stop location for academic support and advising services, and a satellite location for other student support services, such as financial aid and career counseling.
Dr. Seok-Kyun Kim Receives NYUCD's Smigel Prize
Jan 20, 2011
Dr. Seok-Kyun Kim, Founder and President of the Korean Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, has received the 2010 NYU College of Dentistry (NYUCD) Irwin Smigel Prize in Aesthetic Dentistry. Internationally renowned as one of the all-time great teachers and researchers in aesthetic dentistry, Dr. Kim has established more than 90 aesthetic dentistry centers in South Korea and has advanced the status of aesthetic dentistry among Korean dentists and the Korean public through thousands of hours of continuing education courses and mainstream media presentations.
Publisher Gallimard, Novelists Rick Moody and A.M. Homes Appear at La Maison Française Events, Jan. & Feb.
Jan 19, 2011
La Maison Française of New York University, located at 16 Washington Mews (at University Place), will host a number of special events in January and February, including a conversation with esteemed French publisher Antoine Gallimard on Jan. 24, a colloquium on Haiti and independence on Feb. 15, and a three-day festival featuring French and American authors, including Rick Moody and A.M. Homes, on Feb. 24-26.
CNN’S Soledad O’Brien at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute’s “Primary Sources” Series—Feb 4.
Jan 18, 2011
Soledad O’Brien, an award-winning anchor and special correspondent for CNN, will be featured in “Primary Sources: Coverage in Context,” a series of conversations focused on the media, at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute on Friday, February 4.
Humane Society Recognizes NYU’s “Food, Animals, and the Environment” with Animal and Society Course Award
Jan 14, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s largest animal protection organization, has recognized “Food, Animals, and the Environment,” a course in NYU’s Environmental Studies Program and Animal Studies Initiative, as a winner of an Animals and Society Course award.
"Give Bigotry No Sanction": George Washington Letter Project Symposium Co-Hosted by NYU, Facing History & Ourselves--Jan. 31
Jan 14, 2011
New York University will partner with the international education nonprofit organization Facing History and Ourselves to host a symposium on religious freedom and democracy on Mon., Jan. 31, 7-9 p.m. at NYU’s Kimmel Center for University Life, 60 Washington Square South (at LaGuardia Place), Eisner & Lubin Auditorium (4th Floor).