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NYU Awards $1.1 Million to Companies Making Education Accessible for All Families

NYU Awards $1.1 Million to Companies Making Education Accessible for All Families

By Ryan Jackloski, Contributing Writer

August 26, 2018


Filed under News, University News

After the Algorithm for Change competition, NYU and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation awards $1.1 million to four different organizations.

Tandon’s Future Labs Supports Tech Startups

Tandon’s Future Labs Supports Tech Startups

By Natalie Chinn, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Features

NYU Tandon's Future Labs is a private-public startup incubator that nurtures tech startups for two years.

Aneesh Ashutosh

By Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large

March 23, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

On a busy day, you should consider yourself lucky if you can catch Aneesh Ashutosh, a CAS sophomore, on a midday coffee break — you’re more likely to find him in the Leslie eLab working on a project for one of the six clubs he is a part of. “I’d say that a big part of what motivated [my] work...

Four Start-Ups Emerge From Tandon’s Veterans Entrepreneur Program

Four Start-Ups Emerge From Tandon’s Veterans Entrepreneur Program

By Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor

April 22, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU's Veteran Entrepreneur Training Program graduated its second group of participants, creating 4 companies total.

Women’s businesses flourish in East Village

Women’s businesses flourish in East Village

By Dhriti Tandon, Staff Writer

March 9, 2015


Filed under Features

A feature on some of the many women-owned businesses in the East Village in honor of Women’s History Month (March).

Clive Davis festival to showcase musical entrepreneurs

Clive Davis festival to showcase musical entrepreneurs

April 7, 2014


Filed under Features

NYU’s Clive Davis Institute for Recorded Music will host RECESS, a one-day festival on April 10, featuring innovation and entrepreneurship in the music industry. Sponsored by WIN Music and backed by prominent investors, the festival is part of RECESS’s cross-country campus tour. The event will kick o...

[VIDEO] WSN interviews Jeff Dachis at NYUEF

[VIDEO] WSN interviews Jeff Dachis at NYUEF

By Kavish Harjai, News Editor

March 4, 2014


Filed under Multimedia, News

News Editor Kavish Harjai interviews Jeff Dachis at the NYU Entrepreneurs Festival. Dachis, current CEO, chairman and founder of Dachis Group, was the second keynote speaker at the festival.

Entrepreneurs Festival celebrates student work, provides industry advice

Entrepreneurs Festival celebrates student work, provides industry advice

By Kavish Harjai, Kavish Harjai

March 3, 2014


Filed under News

The Entrepreneurs Festival took place last weekend at NYU, bringing together entrepreneurs and students from across the city to provide advice and discuss their ideas, paths and mistakes. The event kicked off with the first of three keynote speakers, Glen de Vries. De Vries studied biology at Carnegie Mellon and subsequentl...