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Stern Dean Stepping Down, Search Underway

Stern Dean Stepping Down, Search Underway

By Coco Wang, Deputy News Editor

March 29, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Stern Dean Peter Henry will step down from his position in December. The search committee for a new Dean is currently being formed.

NYU Professors Identified as Distinguished

NYU Professors Identified as Distinguished

By Herman Lee, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Six NYU faculty members were awarded University Distinguished Teaching Awards in recognition of their excellence as educators.

NYU Faculty Among Newest Sloan Fellows

NYU Faculty Among Newest Sloan Fellows

By Arushi Sahay, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under News

Four NYU faculty members were among the 2016 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation fellowship recipients. The fellowship is awarded to uo-and-coming scientists doing inspiring work in their fields.

Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

Study Points to Greater Faculty Diversity

By Sayer Devlin, Deputy News Editor

October 12, 2016


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, Top Stories

Two Steinhardt adjunct professors discovered that students prefer teachers of color, which prompts the discussion of greater NYU faculty diversity.

Focus on the rankings that matter

Focus on the rankings that matter

By Tegan Joseph Mosugu, Staff Writer

October 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Students and parents shouldn't set so much store by existing university rankings

FASP says better Coles replacement is needed

FASP says better Coles replacement is needed

By Lexi Faunce, Deputy News Editor

October 19, 2015


Filed under News, University News

NYU Faculty Against the Sexton Plan claims the university does not have a sufficient alternative space to replace Coles Sports Center.

Students protest law school response

Students protest law school response

By Mark Sologuren, Contributing Writer

April 7, 2015


Filed under News

NYU Law students claimed they received intimidating emails from faculty members after they signed a statement of no confidence in Harold Koh.

Students, faculty question fundraising techniques

By Alanna Bayarin, News Editor

March 31, 2015


Filed under News

The university is asking faculty members and current students to donate to the 1831 scholarship fund.

Steinhardt and Tisch faculty share thoughts on today’s pop songs

Steinhardt and Tisch faculty share thoughts on today’s pop songs

By Natalia Barr, Contributing Writer

March 5, 2015


Filed under Features

In the aftermath of the Grammys, there was a debate over the quality of songs, particularly pop hits. Steinhardt and Tisch music faculty shared their thoughts on Billboard's top pop hits.

Film event lauds Italian Americans

Film event lauds Italian Americans

By Julianne McShane, Staff Writer

February 18, 2015


Filed under Features

Casa Italiana hosted a preview screening of filmmaker John Maggio's "The Italian-Americans." The event included a special appearance by Mayor Bill de Blasio and a panel discussion including NYU faculty after the screening.

Faculty worried by handbook changes

Faculty worried by handbook changes

By Stephanie Grella, Staff Writer

November 10, 2014


Filed under News

Tentative changes are being proposed to the University Handbook which would limit the freedom of contract faculty to criticize the university.

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