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Grant Engel of Men’s Soccer Earns UAA Player of the Week

Grant Engel of Men’s Soccer Earns UAA Player of the Week

Nalani Ogawa, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

Goalkeeper Grant Engel has been a standout for the Violets this season.

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NYU Dentistry Wins $3.7 Million

NYU Dentistry Wins $3.7 Million

Alex Domb, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU College of Dentistry has received two grants totaling approximately $3.7 million.

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National Science Foundation Grants NYU Steinhardt $4 Million in Grants

National Science Foundation Grants NYU Steinhardt $4 Million in Grants

Alexandra Solovyeva, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development receive NSF grants for STEM research and educational development.

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NYU Alums Create Grant to Support Indie Film

NYU Alums Create Grant to Support Indie Film

Zuzia Czemier-Wolonciej, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film, TOP STORIES

A trio of NYU alums are working to keep indie film afloat by launching a grant for independent filmmakers.

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Will and Jada Smith Foundation Writes Tisch $30k Check to Fund Film

Will and Jada Smith Foundation Writes Tisch $30k Check to Fund Film

Camille Larkins, Contributing Writer

March 9, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

Jada and Will Smith gave NYU Tisch grant money to support young writers and the female filmmakers who win the Fusion Film Festival.

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NYU, Columbia Team Up for Human Rights

NYU, Columbia Team Up for Human Rights

Jami Tanner, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU and Columbia Law Schools are teaming up to research human rights violations, thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Open Society Foundations.

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$200k Grant to NYUCN Gives Chance for Older Citizens to Find Home

$200k Grant to NYUCN Gives Chance for Older Citizens to Find Home

Suhana Jagadesan, Contributing Writer

February 4, 2016


Filed under NEWS, University News

NYU College of Nursing students are providing home visits to high-risk older adults living in NYU housing and the surrounding community.

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Starbucks CEO makes donation to Silver for veteran education

Starbucks CEO makes donation to Silver for veteran education

Ludovica Grieco, Staff Writer

November 17, 2015


Filed under NEWS, University News

Howard Schultz, Starbucks CEO, donated $300,000 to a scholarship for veterans.

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Marvel CEO funds Langone cancer research

Marvel CEO funds Langone cancer research

Amanda Morris, Contributing Writer

February 25, 2015


Filed under NEWS

NYU Langone Medical Center and the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology received $9 million as part of a grant to fund cancer research.

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Langone to begin MRSA research

Langone to begin MRSA research

Darby Cook, Contributing Writer

October 21, 2014


Filed under NEWS

NYU Langone has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to conduct research on MRSA.

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NYU-Poly professor receives grant for frequency band research

NYU-Poly professor receives grant for frequency band research

October 22, 2013


Filed under NEWS

Theodore Rappaport, a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the Polytechnic Institute of NYU, and Auburn University professor Shiwen Mao received a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to further research the new frequency band, 60 gigahertz, which can be used for long distance outdoor and i...

NYU physicist awarded ERC grant for black hole research

NYU physicist awarded ERC grant for black hole research

October 9, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, NEWS

Georgi Dvali, a NYU physicist, is exploring the properties of black holes in relation to gravity with the help of a $1.5 million grant from the European Research Council. He is one of 284 researchers chosen from just over 2,400 applicants. Dvali said he and his collaborator, César Gómez, a professor a...

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