Making HERStory

Women of Tandon School of Engineering making breakthroughs in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.

 

Celebrating New Faculty and Esteemed Women Leaders at Tandon

While presiding over a welcome reception last month, Dean Katepalli Sreenivasan offered sage words of wisdom for engineering faculty at NYU Tandon. An educator himself for more than 35 years, he encouraged them to strive for the highest standards...

Certificate Program Offers A Gateway To In Demand Computer Science And Engineering Fields

BROOKLYN, New York – Job growth in computer science, data informatics, and especially cybersecurity is running at a blistering pace. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for those with computer science backgrounds will rise...

NYU Tandon Professor Becomes First Woman Chair of the ACM’s Special Interest Group on Management of Data

NEW YORK, NY –  Juliana Freire, a professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering and at the NYU Center for Data Science (CDS), has been elected as chair of the Association for...

Want to Start a Tech Business? With I-Corps, You Can

Back in July, when Chandrika Tandon, Chair of the Tandon School of Engineering’s Board of Overseers and Vice Chair of the NYU Board of Trustees, told the first group of participants in NYU’s I-Corps Site Summer Program, “NYU is...

WEST Fest Welcomes Future Women Engineers to Tandon

“I’m happy to say that at NYU Tandon, we’re bringing in our largest class of women ever in the school’s history,” Elizabeth Ensweiler, Director of Enrollment Management, said to enthusiastic cheers at the WEST (Women in...

Converging on Success

“NYU is committed to the success of each and every one of you, and we consider you part of the DNA of the school,” Chandrika Tandon, Chair of the Tandon School of Engineering’s Board of Overseers and Vice Chair of the NYU Board of...

Ursula Burns Earns a Place in the U.S. News & World Report STEM Leadership Hall of Fame

In May 2017 U.S. News & World Report announced this year’s inductees into their STEM Leadership Hall of Fame, comprised of notable figures who have achieved measurable results in the science, technology, engineering, and math fields;...

The NewCities Foundation Gets a New Fellow

When the NewCities Foundation — a global nonprofit dedicated to making cities more inclusive, connected, healthy, and vibrant — sought to recruit new associate fellows to help to bridge the gaps between theory and practice and between...

Bridge Program Graduate Earns Prestigious Scholarship

When Yin Mei first learned to code in 2014, she never imagined she would be pursuing a master’s degree in cybersecurity in 2016. She credits much of that welcome turn of events to "A Bridge to NYU Tandon," an accelerated and...

NYU Tandon and NSF Launch Experiment to Attract Women and Under-Represented Minority Groups to STEM Entrepreneurship

BROOKLYN, New York – The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $500,000 to New York University’s Tandon School of Engineering to attract, instruct, and mentor student entrepreneurs — particularly women — in ways to...