Latest Stories in April
AAAS Elects Three NYU Faculty as 2014 Fellows
Apr 23, 2014
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS) has elected three New York University faculty as fellows: George Downs, a professor in the Wilf Family Department of Politics, Bryan Stevenson, a professor of clinical law at the School of Law, and J. David Velleman, a professor in the Department of Philosophy.
Four-Time Olympian Cameron Myler Joins NYU-SCPS Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management as Clinical Assistant Professor of Sports Management
Apr 21, 2014
Cameron Myler — a four-time United States Olympian and one of the country’s most accomplished athletes in the sport of luge — has joined the sports management faculty of the NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) Preston Robert Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism, and Sports Management as a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Sports Management.
One Word for How NYU Physicists Are Setting Stage for Future Computers: Plastics
Apr 16, 2014
Inexpensive computers, cell phones, and other systems that substitute flexible plastic for silicon chips may be one step closer to reality, thanks to new research published in the journal Nature Communications.
Obama at Midterm: An Associated Press discussion at NYU in Washington
Apr 15, 2014
The prospects for President Barack Obama’s unfinished agenda at home and abroad, viewed against the backdrop of his lame-duck status, will be the focus of a discussion that will be be presented May 6 by The Associated Press at New York University’s campus in Washington.
2014 Wasserman Winners Announced
Apr 15, 2014
The Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at the NYU Tisch School of the Arts wrapped up its annual First Run Film Festival with the announcement of this year’s Wasserman Awards for excellence in filmmaking. Winners included undergraduate Michael Lukk Litwak for his film “The Life and Death of Tommy Chaos and Stacey Danger” and graduate student Frances Bodomo for “Afronauts.” Both Litwak and Bedomo won first prize overall in their categories.
NYU Percussion Presents Free Spring Performances, Including World premiere Of Bobby Previte’s Terminals
Apr 15, 2014
The spring events percussion series, sponsored by the Percussion Studies Program at the NYU Steinhardt School for Culture, Education and Human Development, continues with a variety of public performances at the Frederick Loewe Theater at 35 West 4th street, between Green Street and Washington Square East.