Latest Stories in September
NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Announces 2019-2020 Visiting Chair Cristina Pato
Sep 6, 2019
The King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center has announced its 2019-2020 Visiting Chair, Cristina Pato. The noted Galician bagpiper, musician, writer, producer and educator will organize and host a series of public events throughout the fall. Pato marks the first musician to hold the appointment. In addition to performing on major stages around the world, she has devoted her professional life to fostering cultural exchange and forging new paths for the Galician bagpipe.
Taxing Sweetened Drinks by the Amount of Sugar Could Cut Obesity & Boost Economic Gains
Sep 5, 2019
Taxing sugar-sweetened beverages by the amount of sugar they contain, rather than by the liquid volume of these drinks, as several U.S. cities currently do, could produce even greater health benefits and economic gains.