Latest Stories in February
Keila Grinberg, Andrés Bello Chair in Latin American Cultures and Civilizations, on Slavery and International Conflicts in South America in the 19th Century—Feb. 27
Feb 14, 2018
Professor Keila Grinberg will deliver “Slavery, Illegal Enslavement and International Conflicts” on Tues., Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m. at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center (53 Washington Square South [betw. Sullivan and Thompson Streets].
Documentary Screenings and Lectures on Santiago Ramón y Cajal, an Exhibit and Symposium on José Antonio Aponte, Poetry Readings, and More at NYU King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center in February
Feb 13, 2018
NYU King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center will host Chairman Emeritus of the Neuroscience and Physiology department at the NYU School of Medicine for a lecture on Santiago Ramón y Cajal (Feb. 16); Chilean poet Soledad Marambio and translators Hilary Kaplan, Elizabeth Zuba, and Jeannine Pitas of Ugly Duckling Presse (Feb. 28); and more in February at its 53 Washington Square South location (betw. Sullivan and Thompson Streets).
Most of the U.S. Falls Short of Recommended Air Quality Standards; Study Provides Local Estimates of the Health Impacts of Air Pollution
Feb 12, 2018
Thousands of deaths could be avoided through the utilization of a tougher standard for air quality in America's metropolitan areas, a New York University/American Thoracic Society report concludes.
“Nature and Nationalism in the Age of Trump”—Duke Law School’s Jedediah Purdy, March 7
Feb 8, 2018
Jedediah Purdy, Robinson O. Everett Professor of Law at Duke University Law School, will deliver “This Land is Our Land: Nature and Nationalism in the Age of Trump,” a free public lecture, on Wed., March 7.
NYU's Institute of Fine Arts Launches Inaugural Gayle Greenhill Lecture on Photography
Feb 8, 2018
Gayle was widely recognized for her passionate advocacy of photography beginning in the early 80s, her adventuresome collecting, her generous gifts to many museums, and her esteemed leadership as a Trustee and Chair of the International Center of Photography.