Latest Stories in March
American Idol Meets Academia—Graduate School of Arts and Science to Host Three-Minute Thesis Competition, April 13
Mar 12, 2013
The Graduate School of Arts and Science will host the final round of the “Threesis Academic Challenge” on Saturday, April 13, 4 p.m. at NYU’s Kimmel Center for University Life, Eisner and Lubin Auditorium
“Decline in Russian- American Relations?” to Feature Senator Bill Bradley, US Ambassador to Soviet Union Jack Matlock, Others—April 9
Mar 11, 2013
New York University will host “The Decline of Russian-American Relations: Does the Reset Begin at Home?” a panel discussion featuring former U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Bill Bradley and Jack Matlock, former U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union, on Tues., April 9.
Creative Writing Program to Feature Pulitzer Winner John Ashbery, Etgar Keret, and Iraq and Afghanistan Vets in April
Mar 8, 2013
The NYU Creative Writing Program’s Spring 2013 Reading Series continues in April with events featuring Pulitzer Prize–winning poet John Ashbery (April 11), Israeli author Etgar Keret (April 16), and readings by contributors to “Fire and Forget,” an anthology of stories by veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan (April 25).
NFL Players Attend Music Boot Camp at Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music
Mar 7, 2013
Twenty current and former NFL players will get a crash course on how to break into the music industry at the second annual Business of Music Boot Camp at New York University’s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music in New York.
Do Video Games Make Us Miserable? Yes, Says Gaming Professor Jesper Juul
Mar 7, 2013
We tend to talk of video games as being "fun," but NYU Tisch Visiting Assistant Arts Professor Jesper Juul will explain why they generally bring us only pain and frustration at the kick-off event for this spring’s NYU Tisch Game Center Lecture Series on Thursday, March 7 at 7 p.m.
“From Hopalong Cassidy to Allen Ginsberg and Beyond” Richard Hell Reads from His New Memoir, April 3 at NYU
Mar 6, 2013
New York University’s Fales Library and Special Collections hosts a reading from a new memoir, I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp, by Richard Hell, on Wednesday, April 3, 6:30 pm, Fales Library, Bobst Library, NYU , Third Floor, 70 Washington Square South (at LaGuardia Place). [Subways A,C,E, B,D,M to West 4th Street; 6 line to Astor Place; R train to 8th Street.].
A New Report Looks at Nurse Migration in North and Central America as a Way to Strengthening Health Systems
Mar 5, 2013
A new report, sponsored by the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), seeks to draw attention to the cross-border migration in the Americas and suggests ways the migration could be managed to meet the demand for health care services in the region.