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Tandon Names Jelena Kovačević as its First Female Dean

Tandon Names Jelena Kovačević as its First Female Dean

By Kristina Hayhurst, Deputy News Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Jelena Kovačević was named dean of NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering today by President Andrew Hamilton and Provost Katherine Fleming, the first woman dean in the 164 years since the institution was founded in 1854.

Tandon Professor is First Female Chair of Database

Tandon Professor is First Female Chair of Database

By Chia Chen Lee, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Diversity at NYU, News, University News

The Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Management of Data hired its first female chair.

Steinhardt Study Proves Gender Gap in STEM Fields

Steinhardt Study Proves Gender Gap in STEM Fields

By Coco Wang, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under News

Steinhardt found that females are often underrated in math, even when they are accomplished.

Coding Proficiency Is the New Literacy

Coding Proficiency Is the New Literacy

By Emily Fong, Opinion Editor

September 19, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Everyone should take the opportunity to learn how to code if they can.

Tandon Continues to Take Stab at Combatting Gender Inequality in STEM

Tandon Continues to Take Stab at Combatting Gender Inequality in STEM

By Shiva Darshan, Contributing Writer

April 12, 2016


Filed under Features

A Tandon initiative aims to keep women from abandoning STEM majors.