Latest Stories in November
Threats of Terrorism Perceived Differently Depending on Identification Within a Group
Nov 24, 2014
People who see their group as more homogenous – for instance, the more one thinks Americans are similar to each other – are less likely to be influenced by external terrorist threat alerts, according to research from NYU Steinhardt.
Healthcare Professionals to Meet in Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida to Explore Innovative Solutions for Improving Care of Older Adults
Nov 21, 2014
More than 850 nurses and other healthcare professionals from over 300 hospitals and healthcare organizations worldwide will meet in Lake Buena Vista, Florida for the 2015 Annual NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders) Conference, April 14-17, 2015. The theme of this year's conference at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is “Innovation Through Leadership.”
New Steinhardt Video Series Showcases Jazz Living Legends
Nov 19, 2014
Wayne Shorter, Paul McCandless, and John Scofield are just a few of the towering figures in the world of jazz music who discuss their individual experiences of success, struggle, musicianship and collaboration as part of a first-of-its-kind interview series created by NYU Jazz Studies Director David Schroeder. The first five interviews in the NYU Steinhardt Jazz Interview Series are available today for public viewing via YouTube.
Social Media and the “Arab Spring”—Screening & Discussion, Dec. 4
Nov 18, 2014
The NYU Center for Dialogues will host a screening of the documentary “Génération Maudite” (“Doomed Generation”), which tells the story of social media activists in Tunisia’s Jasmine Revolution, on Thurs., Dec. 4, 6-8:30 p.m. at NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.
The American Nurse: Film Presentation and Panel Discussion at NYU Wednesday, December 3rd
Nov 18, 2014
New York University College of Nursing (NYUCN) is presenting Carolyn Jones’ critically acclaimed documentary, The American Nurse, on Wednesday, December 3, 2014, 1pm. NYU Kimmel Center, Room 914, 60 Washington Square South, (at LaGuardia Place), NYC. A panel discussion to follow the film at 3:30p. A light lunch will be provided before the film begins.
Experience the "Recently Possible" at ITP Winter Show, Dec. 17 & 18
Nov 17, 2014
From the self-watering plant to the texting hoodie, before they were big ideas they were student projects at the now-legendary semi-annual student show of the Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). On Wednesday, December 17 and Thursday, December 18, ITP will showcase more than 100 student projects, giving the public a free peak at the latest innovations fostered by this world-renown digital convergence program.