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Politics Professor Speaks out Against IYSSE Club Rejection

Politics Professor Speaks out Against IYSSE Club Rejection

Herman Lee, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under NEWS

The Student Activities Board has denied club status to the International Youth and Students for Social Equality for the second consecutive time. But NYU professor Bertell Ollman is defending the group's freedom of speech.

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Anna Akbari Deconstructs the Business of Life

Anna Akbari Deconstructs the Business of Life

Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under ARTS, Books

In her reading and talkback about her book "Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness," former NYU professor Anna Akbari gave students an evening of advice we could all likely use (hint: get hungry).

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‘PhDeath:’ The NYU Murder Mystery

‘PhDeath:’ The NYU Murder Mystery

Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor
November 21
Filed under ARTS, Books, TOP STORIES

NYU professor James P. Carse's riveting new novel "PhDeath" creates a murder mystery out of a subject he knows better than almost anyone - NYU itself.

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Q&A: Tandon Professor a Rising Star in STEM

Q&A: Tandon Professor a Rising Star in STEM

Nina Jang, Deputy Digital Director
March 23
Filed under NEWS, University News

A Q&A with NYU Tandon professor and 2016 Rising Star award winner, Jin Kim Montclare.

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Masked assailant threatens professor with knife in Tandon classroom

Masked assailant threatens professor with knife in Tandon classroom

Valentina Duque Bojanini, Editor-in-Chief
December 3
Filed under NEWS, University News

An assailant wearing all black threatened a professor with a knife in an NYU Tandon classroom yesterday, leaving a community shaken.

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Physics professor talks fruit fly larvae research

Physics professor talks fruit fly larvae research

Monica Hanna, Contributing Writer
October 19
Filed under NEWS, University News

An interview with Marc Gershow, an assistant professor in NYU’s Department of Physics who received an NSF CAREER award.

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NYU professor to chair presidential council on antibiotic bacteria resistance

NYU professor to chair presidential council on antibiotic bacteria resistance

Farhin Lilywala, Contributing Writer
October 2
Filed under NEWS, University News

A Q&A with NYU professor Martin Blaser, who will serve as the chair of a presidential council on antibiotic bacteria resistance.

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Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

Professor becomes sanitation worker for research

Carmen Russo, Contributing Writer
September 21
Filed under NEWS, University News

An NYU professor has been working as a sanitation worker, studying the types of things that people throw away.

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Incoming NYU professor receives the National Humanities Award

Incoming NYU professor receives the National Humanities Award

Lingyi Hou, Staff Writer
September 17
Filed under FEATURES

On Sept. 10, incoming professor in the spring 2016 term, Rebecca Newberger Goldstein received the 2014 National Humanities Medal from President Obama.

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NYU professor’s research reveals significance of Earth’s movements

NYU professor’s research reveals significance of Earth’s movements

Dhriti Tandon, Staff Writer
March 5
Filed under FEATURES

NYU biology professor Michael Rampino explored the correlation between periodic mass extinctions and the earth's movement in the galaxy in his recently published paper.

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Study reveals FDA reporting issues

Alanna Bayarin and Marita Vlachou
February 12
Filed under NEWS

A university professor and his students investigated the FDA for burying research misconduct.

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Professor recognized for brain research

Professor recognized for brain research

Marina Zheng, Features Editor
January 26
Filed under FEATURES

Jonathan Freeman, an assistant professor in NYU's Department of Psychology, was named in Forbes magazine's "30 under 30" list. Freeman was recognized for his recent work regarding brain mechanisms.

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