Plaintiff's lawyer Stephen D. Susman has given $2 million for a first-of-its-kind project at New York University School of Law to research and promote public discussion about the vanishing jury trial.
Topic: Books When Leanne Brown moved to New York from Canada to earn a master's in food studies at New York University, she couldn't help noticing that Americans on a tight budget were eating a lot of processed foods heavy in carbs. "It really bothered me," she says. Show More Summary
It’s time to break free of the “tyranny” of “quarterly capitalism”, Hillary Clinton proclaimed in an economic stump speech on Friday afternoon at New York University. Translation? The Democratic Party’s front-running presidential candidate is taking aim at Wall Street – sort of. Clinton is no Bernie Sanders, or Elizabeth Warren for that matter. Show More Summary
The online publication, founded in 2007, will work with the Fales Library at New York University to preserve its digital content.
Paul Putz Annie Blazer's Playing for God: Evangelical Women and the Unintended Consequences of Sports Ministry (New York University Press, 2015) is a much-needed book that I hope will be widely read. Expanding on a dissertation she completed...Show More Summary
What makes a scream a scream? New York University researchers tasked themselves with listening to people scream to find out. NYU psychology and neural science professor David Poeppel and his colleagues collected screams from YouTube, films, and 19 volunteers who screeched in a sound booth. The team measured sound properties,...
From the same New York University Interactive Telecommunications Program that hatched FourSquare, a 30-year-old graduate student named Sam Slover created an app called Sage. The app is a revamp of... To view the full story, click the title link.
It started with the babies.Multiple postdoctoral students in David Poeppel's speech and language processing lab at New York University recently had become new parents, and they found themselves spending part of their days commiserating about the infant shrieks and cries that were filling their nights.Read full article >>
Fresh research conducted by Dr. Leonardo Transande, a professor at New York University's Langone Medical Center, revealed that microwaving food in plastic Tupperware-like containers, even those not made with the well-known Bisphenol A compound, can lead to serious health issues, including diabetes.
Modern Albania: From Dictatorship to Democracy (New York University Press, 2015) In Modern Albania, Fred Abrahams has managed to put Albania's past, current, and future leaders under one roof and monitored their deeds for 25 years. In first-person narrative, Abrahams turns the tables from Big Brother watching you to us watching the Big Brothers. Show More Summary
A New York University law center and three state legislators were among the plaintiffs Tuesday in a lawsuit to make limited liability companies subject to the stricter campaign finance limits on... To view the full story, click the title link.
"Own your sexuality, nobody has the right to shame you." That is the sex advice that Josy Jablins, a New York University student, would like her younger sister to know. As the president of campus group Students for Sexual Respect, Joblins...Show More Summary
Michael Jay (Mike) Rauch, film producer and longtime Showtime executive, died July 2 at his home in Studio City after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 69. Born in Troy, NY, Rauch graduated from New York University with a major in Art. Show More Summary
By Anne Dachel Below is a link to an interview by Mary Kay Elloian with Mary Holland, Research Scholar and Director, Graduate Lawyering Program New York University School of Law and co-author of Vaccine Epidemic, from June on "Edgy Truth."...
CULTURE OF CORRUPTION: Clinton Aide Helped Outside Employer Get High-Profile Clinton Speech. “Hillary Clinton’s top aide at the State Department who simultaneously worked for New York University helped arrange Clinton’s high-profile speech at the school in 2009, according to internal State Department emails released last week. Show More Summary
A new study has found that a lack of education can be as deadly as smoking. Researchers from the University of Colorado, the New York University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill said in a study published Wednesday that over 145,000 deaths in 2010 in the U.S. could have been...
By Anne Dachel Below is a link to an interview with Mary Holland, Research Scholar and Director, Graduate Lawyering Program New York University School of Law and co-author of Vaccine Epidemic, from June on "Edgy Truth." (Transcription below.) This could...
Officials at New York University’s Polytechnic School of Engineering aim to rocket the city schools into the future.
After examining decades of data, researchers from the University of Colorado Denver have found that a lack of education may be as deadly as smoking. The study, which included researchers from New York University and the University of...Show More Summary
A new study by researchers at the University of Colorado, New York University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill estimates the number of deaths that can be linked to differences in education, and finds that variation in the risk of death across education levels has widened considerably.