Latest Stories in June
NYU Steinhardt Researchers Awarded $1.625 Million to Partner with Intel for New Social Computing Initiative
Jun 26, 2012
NYU Steinhardt Professor Helen Nissenbaum has received $1.625 million to serve as New York University’s lead researcher in the new Intel Science and Technology Center for Social Computing.
CAS Student Walsh Awarded Thornton Tomasetti Scholarship
Jun 22, 2012
James Walsh, a rising senior in NYU’s College of Arts and Science, has been awarded a $5,000 scholarship from the Thornton Tomasetti Foundation, which recognizes engineering and architecture students who display extraordinary achievement in engineering, design, and technology.
NYU College of Nursing Awarded Scholarships through RWJF New Careers in Nursing Program
Jun 19, 2012
The New York University College of Nursing (NYUCN) is pleased to announce that for the third time, it has been selected as a grant recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program (NCIN).
NYU Silver School of Social Work Professor Joins NIH-Funded Team on Substance Abuse Research and Education Training
Jun 18, 2012
Professor Ellen Tuchman's addition to the cross-disciplinary team ensures that social work students will be formally trained in the field of clinical substance abuse research.
Yankee Fans Keep Enemy Red Sox Closer, NYU Study Shows
Jun 18, 2012
Fans of the New York Yankees incorrectly perceive Fenway Park, home of the archrival Boston Red Sox, to be closer to New York City than is Camden Yards, home of the Baltimore Orioles, a study by NYU psychologists has found. Their research shows how social categorization, collective identification, and identity threat work in concert to shape our representations of the physical world.