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NYU-Poly Rises Through the eRanks at U.S. News and World Report

In its inaugural ranking of online institutions, U.S. News & World Report, widely known for rating educational institutions, ranked NYU-Poly among the best engineering graduate schools in several measures of the quality of distance learning. In...

Sloan-C Names NYU-Poly’s Cyber Security Virtual Master’s Program as the Nation’s ‘Outstanding Online Program’

The Sloan Consortium (Sloan-C) tomorrow will recognize the cyber security virtual master’s degree of Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) as the nation's “Outstanding Online Program.” The award will be...

NYU-Poly VP Ubell Recognized for Excellence in Online Learning

The Sloan Consortium, a professional leadership organization dedicated to integrating online learning into higher education, named Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) Vice President of Enterprise Learning Robert N. Ubell among...

Chinese Experts to Study High-Tech Solutions for Coal Mine Safety

With China’s accelerating economy heavily dependent on coal, mine safety has emerged as a national priority. Moving to embrace high-tech solutions to improve its record, 15 Chinese scientists and engineers this month will enter a pilot program...

SAIC Selects NYU-Poly to Help Build Cyber Security Powerhouse

Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) today announced it signed an agreement with Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI], a FORTUNE® 500 scientific, engineering and technology applications company, to...

Excerpt From NYU-Poly's Ubell's 'Virtual Teamwork' in EDUCAUSE Quarterly

Robert N Ubell, Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s Vice President for Enterprise Learning, writes that today’s virtual teams are “uncannily” like the “miniature communit[ies]…embryonic societ[ies]” that emerged from American philosopher John Dewey’s...