NYU's Neville Sanjana, an assistant professor in the Department of Biology and at NYU School of Medicine, has been awarded a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers.
An analysis of a 160,000-year-old archaic human molar fossil discovered in China offers the first morphological evidence of interbreeding between archaic humans and Homo sapiens in Asia.
Scientists have developed a stem-cell-based modeling system that identifies how some neurons are resistant to ALS—a breakthrough that offers potential for battling neurodegeneration.
Americans overestimate the future income for children from wealthy and middle-income families, but underestimate that for children from poor ones, finds a new study by NYU sociologists.
Memories are stronger when the original experiences are accompanied by unpleasant odors, a team of researchers has found.
NYU Tisch’s Graduate Acting Program has commissioned playwright Mashuq Mushtaq Deen for their 2019-2020 season
NYU has received a $1.5 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to launch a Public Humanities program in doctoral education in its Graduate School of Arts and Science.
NYU is launching a Chemical Biology Initiative, which will add tenure-track positions, renovate lab space, and implement a multi-disciplinary approach to develop molecular solutions to challenges in both biology and medicine.
The Carter Journalism Institute has named three recipients of its 2019 Reporting Award: Ibby Caputo, an investigative journalist who has reported on issues in the U.S. and abroad, Ben Mauk, a Berlin-based writer who has covered migrant populations around the globe, and Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, a novelist and journalist whose works focus on humanitarian issues.
The exhibition will feature 53 artists comprising of faculty, staff, and alumni--June 10, 2019 to Jan 3, 2020