Latest Stories in May
Gallatin’s Korb Authors Book on First U.S. Muslim College
May 31, 2013
In "Light without Fire: The Making of America's First Muslim College," Gallatin's Scott Korb chronicles the 2010-11 year at the Berkeley, Calif. institution, Zaytuna College, which employs a single, unified curriculum based on the Great Books model.
Multi-National Study Identifies Links Between Genetic Variants and Educational Attainment
May 30, 2013
A multi-national team of researchers has identified genetic markers that predict educational attainment by pooling data from more than 125,000 individuals in the United States, Australia, and 13 western European countries.
NYU Initiates Summer Launchpad—a 10-week Accelerator Program for Graduating Entrepreneurs
May 30, 2013
On June 3rd, NYU kicks off the NYU Summer Launchpad—a 10-week accelerator program that will provide graduating NYU student-entrepreneurs with the skills, space, funding, and mentoring needed to help them launch commercially viable startup ventures.
Top Tisch Student Films Showcased in Hollywood June 6
May 23, 2013
The top student films produced this year in the prestigious film programs at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts will be showcased at the Haig Manoogian Screening Series, to be held June 6 at the Directors Guild of America in West Hollywood, from 6:30 p.m. till 9 p.m.
NYU’s Inter-Professional SARET Program Mentors Future Substance Abuse Researchers
May 21, 2013
Students participate in innovative web-based training modules on addiction and clinical research fundamentals, followed by opportunities to engage in stipend-supported faculty-mentored real-world substance abuse research.