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NYU Alumnus Tyehimba Jess Wins Pulitzer Prize

NYU Alumnus Tyehimba Jess Wins Pulitzer Prize

By Mack Degeurin, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


Filed under News, University News

An alumnus of NYU’s Creative Writing program won a Pulitzer Prize for poetry.

‘Disgraced’ swiftly looks at stereotypes

‘Disgraced’ swiftly looks at stereotypes

By Suzanne Egan, Staff Writer

November 11, 2014


Filed under Arts, Theater

Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer prize-winning play tackles difficult issues of race and religion with all-star cast.

Professor wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative writing

Professor wins Pulitzer Prize for investigative writing

April 28, 2014


Filed under Features

Seven years of researching, investigating and writing have paid off for NYU professor Dan Fagin, who was recently awarded a Pulitzer Prize for his latest book. Fagin, journalism professor and director of the Science, Health and Environmental Reporting program, is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer P...