Thirty-Eight Columbia University Economics Professors Demonstrating Their Utter Cluelessness About the Macroeconomic Situation: New York Times: [COLUMBIA EXPERTS OPPOSE GOLD PLAN - 38 of Faculty, in Statement, Urge Cessation of Buying to Avert Economic Warfare. Show More Summary
Airplanes of the future will have to carry lighter loads more often thanks to global warming, according to two scientists at Columbia University, New York. They reached their conclusion by creating models which predicted that by 2060 there will be more warm days but no commensurate technological advances in the aviation industry. Show More Summary
New findings suggest an ancient Greek device often referred to as the world’s “first analog computer” might be even older than anticipated, the New York Times reported. Researchers from the University of Puget Sound and the University of Quilmes in Argentina wrote in the journal...
Mario Batali of New York's Eataly [Photo: Krieger], Patrick "Pop" Bridges of Anvil Pub in Dallas [Photo: Andrea Grimes / EDTX], The Staff of Little Big Burger in Portland [Photo: Dina Avila], Hugh Acheson and Ryan Smith of Empire......
I was mesmerized as I rode down Fifth Avenue in New York City. I was honored to ride on the City University of New York (CUNY) float during the annual Veterans' Day parade. I was simply overwhelmed by the outpouring of appreciation by thousands of Americans toward veterans who have put their lives on the line for world freedom. Show More Summary
Originally from Balarus, Dina Brodsky moved to the U.S. with her family at an early age. She studied at the University of Massachussets Amherst and New York Academy of Art. In her most recent series, Brodsky revels in the rich textures, subtle colors and muted value changes in abandoned buildings. She infuses these with a […]
Abbie Post, 31, and Joon Seo, 27, fell in love in a science lab. “We were both studying biology at William Paterson University, and Joon helped me get to know the lab. It was pretty charming,” recalls Abbie, now a graduate student. A year later, at a sushi restaurant in... More »
New York sneaker establishment KITH continue to defy the traditional seasonal model with another themed collaboration, this time teaming up with Japanese retailer nano universe and outerwear label Nishikawa Down for a collection of cold… The post KITH x nano universe x Nishikawa Down “Black Diamond” Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
For many years, Tom LeGoff was based in New York City and making a large part of his living with celebrity portrait work. However, now that he’s an MFA student at the University of Louisville, he has pointed the camera at some famous...Show More Summary
Over the fall, I had the honor of teaching a section of the “Language of Film” course at New York University, to a group of very bright freshman. The main lecturer was in charge of the syllabus, and the textbook was David Bordwell and...Show More Summary
Steven Salaita says that he was double trouble for a neoliberal corporation, the University of Illinois, because he studies not just Palestine but American native dispossession. He gave two speeches to overflow crowds in New York schools
In many ways, for many reasons, the New York Yankees trading for Troy Tulowitzki makes sense. After all, they're the major-market, deep-pocketed, All-Star-obtaining Yankees, and in 2015, they'll be embarking on their first season sans...Show More Summary
In the early hours of Thursday morning, a gunman struck the Florida State University campus. Three students were shot and the gunman was killed by police. Reporting on the story was widespread. The New York Times went where few would go in reporting on the news story though. Show More Summary
A snowstorm affecting the Buffalo, New York, area has prevented many students at the University at Buffalo from getting the holiday preview edition of their newspaper. Credit: The Spectrum The newspaper is usually delivered from TheShow More Summary
University of Delaware’s student paper drops “Lady Hens.” (The women’s sports teams will now be call Blue Hens.) (collegemediamatters.com) New York Times runs its first print native ad. (Shell bought the eight-page wraparound.) (digiday.com) Bob Schieffer would love to interview the pope. (washingtonpost.com) Jamie Horowitz was bounced after pushing too hard … Read More
by Mike Gold and Martha Thomases Ed Summer, the man who opened one of America’s first comic book stores and went on to a varied and significant media career, died Thursday from cancer. A graduate of the New York University School of the Arts (his classmates included Oliver Stone, Jonathan Kaplan and Alan Arkush), Summer […]
The Niagara University women's basketball team has been trapped for more than 24 hours on a highway as a heavy snowstorm pummels New York state The team isn't alone. More than 100 vehicles have been stranded along a 132-mile stretchShow More Summary
Photo by Field Condition via Design Boom Judging by these new construction photos, the crazy tower New York starchitects Diller Scofidio + Renfro has designed for the Columbia University Medical Center is definitely going through its awkward teen phase. If...
CONSTRUCTIVE FEEDBACK UNIVERSITY IS NOT EXPLOITING THE "FAILURES OF BLACK PEOPLE TO ADVANCE OUR AGENDA"!! THE BLACK RACIAL SERVICES MACHINE - WHICH WRESTED POLITICAL CONTROL OVER THESE INSTITUTIONS IN QUESTIONS WHICH HAS 'DISARMED THE...Show More Summary
Columbia University is looking for an Associate Research Scientist in New York, NY. According to the post, “The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University invites applications for an Associate Research Scientist to conduct...Show More Summary