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Tandon Team Develops Software to Combat Child Exploitation

Tandon Team Develops Software to Combat Child Exploitation

By Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

March 20, 2017


Filed under City News, News, University News

Tandon professor Nasir Memon is working with a team of graduate students to develop software that will help law enforcement officials detect and combat the issue of child pornography.

NYU’s New Joint Degree in STEM and Law

NYU’s New Joint Degree in STEM and Law

By Greta Chevance, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Students and faculty discuss the option to earn a collaborative master's degree from NYU Law and the Tandon School of Engineering.

Stern Ranking Takes a Nosedive Due to Misinformation

Stern Ranking Takes a Nosedive Due to Misinformation

By Greta Chevance, Deputy News Editor

March 25, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Stern significantly dropped in US News and World Report's recently released 2017 Best Business School rankings.

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...

Businesses rated based on breastfeeding policies

Businesses rated based on breastfeeding policies

April 3, 2014


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  A team of Wagner students have created an initiative to rate New York City restaurants and other establishments based on how friendly they are to breastfeeding mothers. The initiative, known as Latch, won first place and $10,000 at the National Invitational Public Policy Challenge hosted by t...