Latest Stories in March
“Places as Brands” Conference to Feature Business, Entertainment Leaders—April 7
Jun 13, 2018
New York University will host “Places as Brands: International Relations in the Age of Information,” a one-day conference featuring leaders from the business, entertainment, and academic sectors on the role and impact of branding on the global stage, on Fri., April 7.
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center to Host Discussion on Nation’s Transition to Democracy—April 24
Apr 5, 2017
The King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center will host “Imperfect Transition and Challenge of the Present: Victims, Terrorism, and the State,” a conversation featuring Vicenç Navarro, a professor at Johns Hopkins University, and Ludger Mees, a professor at the University of the Basque Country, on Monday, April 24.
“Defending Dissent” Conference Draws Human Rights Activists, Lawyers and Scholars – April 13-14
Apr 4, 2017
The Robert L. Bernstein Institute for Human Rights at NYU School of Law will host “Defending Dissent: Human Rights and Civil Society in the Global Crackdown,” a conference that brings together leading human rights activists, lawyers, and scholars from India, China, Russia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Turkey, and Egypt.
Musician Troi Irons, Pulitzer Winner Ian Johnson, Poet Alicia Ostriker, and More at NYU’s Bookstore in April
Mar 31, 2017
The NYU Bookstore will host musician Troi Irons (April 7), Pulitzer Prize winner Ian Johnson (April 12), poet Alicia Ostriker (April 25), and others at its 726 Broadway location.
Art in Berlin, Resistance in Cities, “Beauty and the Beast” Author Tatar, and More in April at Deutsches Haus
Mar 31, 2017
NYU’s Deutsches Haus will host events on contemporary art and community participation strategies in Berlin (April 7) and squatting and resistance in cities (April 17) as well as “Beauty and the Beast” author Maria Tatar (April 18) and more at its Greenwich Village location.
Pharrell Williams, the Musician, Songwriter, and Producer, to Speak at NYU’s Commencement
Mar 30, 2017
Honorary Degree Recipients also include Thomas R. Frieden, most recent head of the Centers for Disease Control, Nobel Prize Winning Chemist Jean-Marie Pierre Lehn, Senator Barbara A. Mikulski, Author Melissa V. Harris-Perry, and Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and NASA astronaut Mark Kelly