Latest Stories in December
NYU Biologists Identify Proteins Vital to Chromosome Segregation
Dec 24, 2012
NYU biologists have identified how a vital protein is loaded by others into the centromere, the part of the chromosome that plays a significant role in cell division. Their findings shed new light on genome replication and may offer insights into the factors behind the production of abnormal numbers of chromosomes.
Richard Arum Receives $2.4 Million to Study Gaming and Digital Learning Techniques and Outcomes
Dec 19, 2012
Thanks to a $2.4 million grant by the MacArthur Foundation, Richard Arum, interim director of the Institute of Human Development and Social Change, will spearhead the project, “Connecting Youth,” looking closely at participants in gaming and digital media educational initiatives.
SCA's Dinshaw Asks "How Soon is Now?" in New Book
Dec 18, 2012
In How Soon Is Now? Medieval Texts, Amateur Readers, and the Queerness of Time, Carolyn Dinshaw performs a critique of modernist temporal regimes through its exploration of queer ways of being in time as well as of the potential queerness of time itself.
Tisch Dance to Celebrate the Work Of Alumni Choreographers at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, March 1
Dec 12, 2012
The Department of Dance at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts will present a one-night-only concert of works by alumni choreographers at NYU’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, March 1, 2013.