Latest Stories in October
Scientists go ‘Back to the Future’ and Create Flies with Ancient Genes to Study the Evolution of Embryonic Development
Oct 9, 2018
Scientists at NYU and the University of Chicago have created fruit flies carrying reconstructed ancient genes to reveal how ancient mutations drove major evolutionary changes in embryonic development.
“150 Years of Classical Studies in New York” Symposium Considers Impact on Art, Education, and Performance—Nov. 13
Oct 9, 2018
The Center for Ancient Studies will host “Transforming Classics: 150 Years of Classical Studies in New York,” a November 13 symposium that will consider the discipline’s impact on art, education, and performance in New York City.
Terrance Hayes, Mary Karr, and Colson Whitehead Among Those Featured at Creative Writing Program Events in November
Oct 5, 2018
The Creative Writing Program’s Fall 2018 Reading Series continues in November with events featuring Terrance Hayes and Joshua Beckman (Nov. 8) as well as Mary Karr (Nov. 9), among others.
NYU Libraries to Host Panel Reflecting on the Whitney Museum’s David Wojnarowicz Retrospective and Related Exhibitions – Oct. 9
Oct 4, 2018
The New York University Division of Libraries will present a panel event reflecting on the Whitney Musuem’s David Wojnarowicz retrospective, History Keeps Me Awake at Night, and concurrent summer exhibitions at NYU and P.P.O.W.