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After Tandon donation, money continues to roll in

After Tandon donation, money continues to roll in

By Greta Chevance, Staff Writer

October 27, 2015


Filed under News, University News

After NYU Tandon School of Engineering received a $100 million donation, the university has seen an influx of money come in.

NYU Reacts: Poly becomes Tandon

NYU Reacts: Poly becomes Tandon

By News Team

October 8, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Members of the NYU community react to the donation to and name change of NYU's engineering school.

Poly receives $100 million gift, changes name

Poly receives $100 million gift, changes name

By Marita Vlachou, Deputy Managing Editor

October 5, 2015


Filed under News

The Polytechnic School of Engineering received a gift of $100 million from Chandrika and Ranjan Tandon.

Alum Dot da Genius talks Kid Cudi, music business, value of a degree

By Aicha Fall, Contributing Writer

September 28, 2015


Filed under Features

NYU Poly Alum Dot da Genius sits down with WSN to talk music and education.

Housing improves despite questionable choices

Housing improves despite questionable choices

By WSN Editorial Board

March 3, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Changes to NYU's housing policy for the 2015-2016 academic year will shortchange NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering students by making student's from all campuses obtain Brooklyn housing as easily as they do.

Innovation built on backs of graduate workers

Innovation built on backs of graduate workers

By Gisselle Cunningham and Lily Defriend

October 21, 2014


Filed under Opinion

NYU continues to tout its successes in research at Poly. Too bad so much of that success comes on the backs of overworked, poorly compensated graduate students.

Polytechnic School of Engineering Commencement

Polytechnic School of Engineering Commencement

By John Ambrosio, Staff Writer

May 23, 2014


Filed under News

  Friday, May 23 11 a.m. Barclays Center 620 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn 450 bachelor degree graduates  Complete with a few jokes that required at least a semester of engineering classes to understand, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering held its 159th Commencement Ceremony at the Barclays Center. ...

NYU WIRELESS, partner look to 5G

NYU WIRELESS, partner look to 5G

By Graham Rapier, Contributing Writer

April 23, 2014


Filed under News

NYU is embracing the next generation of wireless technology, giving students an opportunity to become part of a unique research project. NYU WIRELESS, the research program at the Polytechnic School of Engineering, has partnered with Ericsson Incorporated to research a 5G network. Magnus Frodigh, ...

[UPDATE] University finalizes merger with Poly

[UPDATE] University finalizes merger with Poly

January 27, 2014


Filed under News

UPDATE Thursday, Jan. 30 7:13 p.m.: A shuttle route now exists between Poly's Brooklyn campus and Washington Square. The service, which started Jan. 27, is free and runs Mondays through Thursdays. The first van departs from 6 MetroTech Center at 10:15 a.m., and the first trip from Manhattan to Poly st...