Latest Stories in November
Steinhardt Researchers Receive $1.2 Million Grant to Assess Impact of Head Start Programs
Nov 29, 2011
Researchers at NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development have received a $1.2 million grant from the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) to assess Head Start programs.
Skirball Center Presents First Major New York Revival of "Shlemiel the First," Dec. 13-31
Nov 29, 2011
Just in time to add some hilarity to the holidays, NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts is proud to partner with Theatre for a New Audience, National Yiddish Theatre - Folksbiene, and Peak Performances at Montclair State University to present the first major New York revival of Shlemiel the First.
Brownfield Redevelopment and Financial Incentives Panel Discussion at NYU-SCPS, December 1st
Nov 28, 2011
New York University Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Center for the Sustainable Built Environment (SBE@Schack) presents a panel discussion, “Brownfield Redevelopment and Financial Incentives,” Thursday, December 1, 2011, 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., at NYU Midtown Center, Rm. 1027, 11 West 42nd Street, NYC. [Subways: 7 train to 5th Ave- Bryant Park; B, D, F, M to 6th Ave; 4, 5, 6 to Grand Central].
Conductor Arturo Toscanini to be Remembered by NYU’s Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, and His Grandson – Dec. 5
Nov 23, 2011
"Adventures in Opera" series continues with a rare expected visit from the grandson of the great conductor from Parma, one of the last surviving people to have had significant contact with him.
NYUCN Study: Improving Patient Care by Improving Nurses’ Work Environment
Nov 21, 2011
A study published in the current issue of Health Care Management Review indicates that there are other aspects of registered nurses’ (RNs) work environments that RNs perceive can also have a significant impact on the quality of care they deliver. In order of influence, those factors are: physical work environment, workgroup cohesion, nurse-physician relations, procedural justice and job satisfaction.
New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU to Host “SHEHEREZADE,” Featuring NPR’s Andrei Codrescu—Dec. 7
Nov 17, 2011
The New York Institute for the Humanities (NYIH) at New York University will host “SHEHEREZADE: Fresh Vantages on the 1001 Nights & the Enchantments of Narrative,” an evening of reading and discussion featuring NPR commentator and novelist Andrei Codrescu and others on Dec. 7.