Latest Stories in October
Scientists Develop Machine-Learning Method to Predict the Behavior of Molecules
Oct 12, 2017
An international, interdisciplinary research team of scientists has come up with a machine-learning method that predicts molecular behavior--a breakthrough that can aid in the development of pharmaceuticals.
Carter Journalism Institute Launches “First Amendment Watch” to Highlight, Analyze Threats to Freedom of Expression
Oct 11, 2017
The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute has launched First Amendment Watch —an online resource that goes beyond the headlines to provide much-needed coverage and context to the debate over freedom of expression.
“French Literature in the Making” with Novelist Dany Laferrière, Fountainebleau Concert & More at NYU’s La Maison Française in Nov.
Oct 10, 2017
La Maison Française of NYU will feature novelist Dany Laferrière of the Académie Française in “French Literature in the Making” (Nov. 6), the annual Fontainebleau Contemporain Concert (Nov. 4), and more in November.
NYU Steinhardt Presents Original Play in Washington Square Park and Storytelling Event Commemorating 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage in New York
Oct 10, 2017
NYU Steinhardt’s Program in Educational Theatre will stage two events this month to celebrate the women of New York State winning the right to vote a century ago, exploring the historical context through the individuals who fought for the cause.
More Nurses Are Earning Bachelor’s Degrees, But Likely Will Not Reach 2020 Goal
Oct 9, 2017
The proportion of front-line nurses with bachelor’s degrees in U.S. hospitals increased from 44 percent in 2004 to 57 percent in 2013, but will fall short of a national goal to reach 80 percent by 2020, finds a new study by NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing.