Latest Stories in May
Spike Lee Speaks at Tisch Asia Commencement May 16
May 14, 2013
Spike Lee, writer-director, producer, author, educator and alumnus of the NYU Tisch School of the Arts (’82/’98 Hon.), will address degree recipients and their honored guests at Tisch Asia’s commencement ceremony, to be held on Thursday, May 16, 2013.
Physicists Light “Magnetic Fire” to Reveal Energy’s Path
May 13, 2013
NYU physicists have uncovered how energy is released and dispersed in magnetic materials in a process akin to the spread of forest fires, a finding that has the potential to deepen our understanding of self-sustained chemical reactions.
Middle-Class Wealth in Meltdown, NYU Economist Wolff Finds
May 13, 2013
The collapse of the stock market and home prices has taken an immense toll on the assets of the middle class and has hit minorities and young adults especially hard, according to a new study authored by NYU Economics Professor Edward Wolff.
NYU Wagner Student Consulting and Research Teams to Unveil 2012-13 Capstone Projects in Public Service on Tuesday, May 14
May 9, 2013
The Capstone program is a unique, highly regarded feature of the core curriculum at the Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University, providing graduate students with both a critical learning experience and an opportunity to work in a team to perform a vital service for the public good.
NYU Steinhardt Hosts STEM Education Expo; Shines Light on Innovative & Accessible Learning Tools for Teaching STEM in Underserved Schools, May 8
May 7, 2013
NYU Steinhardt and the Jhumki Basu Foundation will host more than 50 New York City public schools to share innovative STEM teaching methods. The Jhumki Basu Foundation is named in honor of a late NYU Steinhardt professor of science education whose vision and passion was to achieve equity in science education.
Innovation On Display at ITP Spring Show
May 6, 2013
The show that brought you the self-watering plant, the invisibility necklace and the raccoon robot is back on May 20 and 21, when students at the NYU Interactive Technology Program (ITP) mount their annual spring exhibition. The two-day event will feature all recent interactive media works by ITP students.