Latest Stories in February
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing to Host 26th Annual Estelle Osborne Celebration
Feb 17, 2017
NYU Meyers to announce the Vernice D. Ferguson Professorship in Health Equity at the celebration; Ferguson worked tirelessly for health equity and diversity, pioneering leadership positions for nurses in practice and education.
Five of Forty: What John Harris Saw at Deutsches Haus – Feb. 27
Feb 17, 2017
An exhibit of Deutsches Haus in-house photographer's work over decades includes images of actors, filmmakers, public intellectuals, and translators, from Paul Auster and Jonathan Franzen, to Carol Brown Janeway and Ilija Trojanow, and many others.
Students in Ohio’s Online Charter Schools Perform Worse Than Peers in Traditional Schools
Feb 16, 2017
Despite dramatic growth in enrollment in online charter schools in Ohio, students are not achieving the same academic success as those in brick-and-mortar charter and public schools, finds a study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development and RAND Corporation.
“A Tale of Two Rodents”—Biologist Munshi-South on the Evolution of Rats & Mice in NYC, March 10
Feb 14, 2017
NYU will host Jason Munshi-South, a biologist at Fordham University, for “A Tale of Two Rodents: Contemporary Evolution in New York City and Beyond,” its annual Darwin Lecture, on Friday, March 10.