Latest Stories in March
NYU Names Andrew Hamilton 16th President
Mar 18, 2015
The Board of Trustees of New York University today announced the appointment of Vice Chancellor Andrew Hamilton—the University of Oxford’s senior officer, a noted chemist, a Fellow of the Royal Society, and the former Provost of Yale—as the 16th president of NYU.
New Plays For Young Audiences at Provincetown this June
Mar 17, 2015
New Plays for Young Audiences will stage rehearsed readings of three new plays for young audiences, June 6– 21 at the historic Provincetown Playhouse, presented by the Educational Theater program at the NYU Steinhardt School. The readings are free and open to the public.
By Land and By Sea: Scientists Find Differences in Tanning Treatments for Materials
Mar 16, 2015
Cod liver oil and willow bark extract used in the tanning of skins for clothing and other products offer notable differences in treatment, a study by a team of scientists shows. Their findings show the promise of a technique that may be used to identify the aging behavior of materials and to examine delicate works of art.
“Histories of the Alphabet” is the Subject of the 2015 NYU Fales Lecture, April 1st @ 6p
Mar 12, 2015
New York University’s Fales Library and Special Collections presents the 2015 Fales Lecture “Histories of the Alphabet” by Johanna Drucker on April 1, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Fales Library, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor, NYC. A reception will follow Drucker’s talk.
“What Exactly Is Sustainable: Thinking for a Smart Future” a Panel Discussion, April 2nd at NYU’s Fales Library
Mar 12, 2015
NYU’s Fales Library, the home of one of the nation’s largest collections in food studies, will host a panel discussion titled “What Exactly Is Sustainable: Thinking for a Smart Future” on Thursday, April 2.