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‘Stop White People’ Training Stirs Up Controversy At New York University

Debate is swirling around a course offered at the State University of New York at Binghamton (BU), instructing its students to “Stop White People.”

Virtual peer pressure works just as well as the real thing

Peer pressure is a proven social motivator, and seeing a friend or colleague succeed at a task can boost individual effort. Researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering probed this decidedly human attribute --Show More Summary

Questlove to Make Pandora Cool Again by Hosting a Weekly Show

As if his late-night drumming exploits and professorship at New York University weren't keeping him busy enough, Pandora has announced that Questlove is joining the music streaming service in a new dual role. He'll be hosting a weekly three-hour radio program called Questlove Supreme, set to debut on September 7, which will ... More »

Yale Gets Educated In Retirement Plans

The educational community was rocked by the recent filing of class action complaints against Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, Yale University, Duke University, Vanderbilt University and Johns Hopkins University. Show More Summary

The Science of Diffusion and the Spread of Public Policy

A research team at New York University (NYU) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) collaborated on merging the domains of heath policy with network science and dynamical systems to help understand the mechanisms of policy diffusion in the same way we understand the diffusion of one substance into another. Their findings are discussed in Chaos.

‘The Forward’ fails to find source of anti-semitism hoax that its reporter concocted (Updated)

The Jewish Daily Forward's Laura E. Adkins reported Israeli Knesset Member Anat Berko as saying that Students for Justice in Palestine is “collecting information on where Jews live at New York University among others.” What Adkins fails to mention is that Berko’s claim likely originated from a hoax conceived by Adkins herself when she was a student at NYU.

Selena Gomez: WHO Just Came to Her Defense?!?

Remember Samuel Krost? We didn't think you would. But here's the important thing: Samuel Krost absolutely remembers Selena Gomez. Back in November, Krost - a seemingly random New York University graduate who somehow knows Gigi Hadid pretty...Show More Summary

A.M. Funds Roundup: High Profile Unis Slapped With Defined Contribution Lawsuits

Links to the best reading in funds investing: Yale University, New York University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology were sued over allegations that their defined-contribution plans charged employees excessive plan fees —...Show More Summary

University collects medical samples via drones in Madagascar

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York university is using drone technology to improve the health care of people in remote parts of Madagascar. Diagnosis of ailments, like tapeworm disease, which causes life-threatening seizures and contributes to malnutrition in villages on the island, can now be completed within a few hours, said Dr. Show More Summary

Save the Date: August 10 Telebriefing New Web Tool Gives County Residents Ability to Search Ozone and PM Levels Where They Live;

WHAT: On August 10, the American Thoracic Society and the Marron Institute of Urban Management at New York University will share findings from their seminal report on the annual health benefits of meeting more protective air pollution standards as recommended by the ATS. Show More Summary

Vulnerable UK banks still paying billions in dividends to shareholders

``Between 2010 and 2015 HSBC paid out £37bn in dividends, Barclays paid out £6.3bn and Lloyds paid out £2.3bn according to the calculations of Sascha Steffen of the University of Mannheim, Viral Acharya of New York University and Diane...Show More Summary

NYU, Google researchers hack business model of adware, scareware, other unwanted software

BROOKLYN, New York - A team of researchers from Google and the New York University Tandon School of Engineering next week will offer the first public view into shady practices that deliver unwanted advertising and software bundled with legitimate downloads - a problem that occurs far more often than malware attempts. Show More Summary

Comparing sexual experiences related to alcohol and marijuana use among adults

A new study, published in Archives of Sexual Behavior by researchers affiliated with New York University's Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), compared self-reported sexual experiences related to use of alcohol and marijuana. Show More Summary

New York University Offers a Free Printable Coloring Book

3 weeks agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

These illustrations showcase Washington Square Park, the school mascot, and the campus.

NYU Applicants Must Now Disclose 'Violent' Criminal Record, Not Entire Criminal Record

Starting this month, New York University will no longer consider every criminal conviction on an applicant's record, regardless of severity, as part of the undergraduate application process. Instead, the school is instating a new set...Show More Summary

American student finds 12th century Irish brooch on a Galway Beach

McKenna McFadden, an Irish American film and television major at New York University, is in Dublin for the summer with an NYU program. She was walking on the shore of Oney Island in Connemara in the west of Ireland this week when something sitting in the sand caught her eye. Show More Summary

NYU student finds 12th c. brooch on Irish beach

An American film student at New York University discovered a rare 12th century brooch during a field trip in Ireland earlier this month. McKenna McFadden was on a walking tour of Oney Island in Connemara, western Ireland, led by archaeologist Michael Gibbons when she spotted the back of a metal brooch while exploring rabbit burrows [...]

NYU teams up with ff Venture Capital to launch AI lab

NEW YORK — As advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) ramp up across Silicon Alley, a new accelerator program devoted to the technology is taking shape. New York University is teaming up with ff Venture Capital to find five early-stage startups and bring them together under one roof. Show More Summary

Lil B Shares 'Extremely Rare' Speech From University of Nevada [VIDEO]

Lil B stopped by the University of Nevada: Reno to spread some positivity to the students. The Based God has spoken at a number of top tier universities including Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, University of California: Los Angeles, Virginia Tech and Carnegie Mellon... Continue reading…

Proponents of oil-stock divestment should be careful what they wish for

As the adage goes, rarely are things as simple as they seem. The fossil fuels divestment movement that has targeted New York campuses—including Columbia and New York University—and others... To view the full story, click the title l...

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