Latest Stories in June
Institute for Public Knowledge Partners with HUD on Sandy Rebuilding Effort
Jun 26, 2013
NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge (IPK) is partnering with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the President's Hurricane Sandy Task Force to organize “REBUILD BY DESIGN,” a multi-stage regional design competition to promote resilience for the Sandy-affected region.
Steinhardt Prepares Local Teachers to Tackle the Multicultural Classroom, July 6
Jun 26, 2013
Pedro Noguera, executive director of the Metro Center, will provide the keynote address at this year's "Guardians of Equity" summer institute; a day long workshop dedicated to preparing local K-12 educators to practice cultural awareness in today’s diverse classroom.
Tisch's Aly Rose To Send 100 Dancers Soaring Over Central Park
Jun 21, 2013
This October, 100 aerial dancers will move in unison 150 feet in the air above New York’s Central Park as part of one of the most ambitious experimental public dance programs ever performed, if NYU Tisch Dance professor Aly Rose realizes her vision for ONE in Central Park.
National Institutes of Health to Fund Research Probing Proteins Linked to Cancer, Diabetes
Jun 20, 2013
Researchers from NYU-Poly and NYU have received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to further a novel approach to understanding the genetic underpinnings of diseases, including cancer and diabetes.
NYU College of Nursing Receives $960,000 from the Helene Fuld Health Trust for Student Scholarships in its Accelerated Second Degree Baccalaureate Program
Jun 19, 2013
New York University College of Nursing (NYUCN) is pleased to announce that the Helene Fuld HealthTrust, has awarded a $960,000 grant to fund financial aid for students enrolled in the Accelerated Second Degree Baccalaureate Program (ASDBP). The grant will be used to establish the Helene Fuld Health Trust Scholarship Fund for Accelerated Second Degree Baccalaureate Nursing Students.
HUD Sec. Donovan at NYU for Announcement, Panel Discussion on Innovation & Resilient Design in Sandy Rebuilding—June 20
Jun 18, 2013
Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and Chair of the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force, will make an announcement related to promoting innovation and resilient design in Sandy rebuilding on Thursday, June 20, 9:15 a.m., at the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.