Latest Stories in September
NYU’s Humanities Initiative to Host Cathy Davidson for Lecture, “The Future of Learning”—September 13
Sep 6, 2011
The Humanities Initiative at New York University will host Duke University English Professor Cathy Davidson for a public lecture, “The Future of Learning,” on Tuesday, September 13, 5 p.m. at 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor (between 5th and 6th Streets).
Center on International Cooperation Issues Report on the War in Libya
Sep 6, 2011
The Center on International Cooperation (CIC) has published The Libyan War: A Diplomatic History, a report summarizing international discussions of the Libyan crisis from its start in February to the mid-August rebel assault on Tripoli.
NYU’s Fales Library Presents “Prospectus: New York,” an Exhibition of the Project Archives of Ben Kinmont September 15 through November 15, 2011
Sep 6, 2011
New York University’s Fales Library and Special Collections presents Prospectus: New York, a presentation of the work of American project artist Ben Kinmont at NYU’s Bobst Library, 3rd Floor, 70 Washington Square South, (at LaGuardia Place). The exhibition opens September 15, 2011, with a reception from 6:30-8pm, and runs through November 15, 2011.
NYU College of Dentistry and the AMA to Help People in New York Prepare for Emergencies and Disasters Like Hurricane Irene
Sep 2, 2011
New York University’s College of Dentistry (NYUCD), a National Disaster Life Support ™ (NDLS™) Training Center, will be participating with the American Medical Association (AMA) by holding an awareness session to help citizens become more prepared in crisis situations on Tuesday, September 13, 2011, from 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at New York University (NYU) College of Dentistry, Saklad Auditorium, 1st Floor, 345 East 24th Street, NYC.
Diversity of Cultures in Ancient City of Dura-Europos Explored in Special Exhibition at NYU’s Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
Sep 1, 2011
The ancient city of Dura-Europos, which stood at the crossroads of the Hellenistic, Persian, and Roman worlds for some five centuries, is the subject of the upcoming exhibition at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW) entitled Edge of Empires: Pagans, Jews, and Christians at Roman Dura-Europos. The exhibition, on view from September 23, 2011, through January 8, 2012, tells the story of life in the city, located in present-day Syria, from the mid-second to mid-third century CE, when it thrived as a Roman military garrison.