Latest Stories in November
NYU Tisch Filmmakers Garner 18 Independent Spirit Nominations
Nov 25, 2015
Students and alumni of the undergraduate and graduate film programs at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts were honored with 18 Independent Spirit Award nominations, which were announced on Tuesday, November 24, 2015. The Independent Spirit Awards are given annually in recognition of excellence in independent filmmaking.
Courant’s Stadler and Colleagues Win 2015 Bell Prize
Nov 24, 2015
Georg Stadler, an associate professor at NYU’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, and his colleagues have been awarded the 2015 Gordon Bell Prize for their algorithmic innovations enabling realistic simulation of forces inside the Earth.
‘Orphans at MoMA’ Showcases Films by Tisch Animation Founder Richard Protovin
Nov 24, 2015
As part of an annual collaboration between Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the NYU Orphan Film Symposium, two animated films by Richard Protovin, founder of the animation unit at the Tisch School of the Arts, will be showcased at the “Orphans at MoMA” film preservation event tonight, Tuesday, November 24, 2015.
NYU Study Finds Adults Aged 50-59 Now Largest Age Group in Opioid Treatment Programs
Nov 23, 2015
Researchers found a pronounced age trend in those utilizing opioid treatment programs from 1996 to 2012, with adults aged 50 and older becoming the majority treatment population in NYC, which has one of the largest methadone treatment systems in the U.S. and consistently provides access to treatment in the public system.