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The Future of News Is 360

The Future of News Is 360

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

As the New York Times' initiative The Daily 360 gains traction in its quest to create one 360-degree video each day, the growing implications of its effect on journalism have become more and more visible.

Entrepreneurial challenge welcomes participants of all backgrounds

Entrepreneurial challenge welcomes participants of all backgrounds

By Ramsee Chand, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Hundreds of aspiring entrepreneurs from NYU’s student, alumni and faculty communities in Paulson Auditorium gather hear about this year’s Entrepreneurs Challenge.

NYU Ability Lab hosts three-month tech challenge

By Dhiriti Tandon, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015


Filed under Features

In partnership with AT&T, NYU Ability launched the NYU Connect Ability challenge where participants are challenged to create or refine existing technologies assist individuals with disabilities.

John Sexton completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

John Sexton completes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

By Valentina Duque Bojanini, News Editor

August 26, 2014


Filed under News

NYU President John Sexton completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Washington Square Park.

GSAS hosts thesis challenge

GSAS hosts thesis challenge

April 14, 2014


Filed under News

Twelve graduate students from NYU’s Graduate College of Arts and Science presented their theses to an audience and a panel of faculty judges on April 12, each in less than three minutes. Competing in the Threesis Academic Challenge, the students had to present in language that is accessible to a layperson and only use one presentation...