Take an animated look at the year that was 2011.

Looking Back to Look Ahead

They say past is prologue. If that’s true, then NYU-Poly can expect 2012 to be much like 2011, a year of boundary-breaking discoveries, bold graduates putting their stamp on the world, and the NYU-Poly community giving back to New York City.

Headlines That Shaped A Year

Beginnings +
Conclusions

U.S. Secretary of Energy Addresses Graduates at NYU-Poly’s 156th Commencement
Former Toronto Mayor to new NYU-Poly Students: The World’s Biggest Problems are Urban, and Solutions Can Be Fun

Economic Growth

Mayor Bloomberg, Borough President Markowitz, NYCEDC, NYU-Poly, and Two Trees Management Announce DUMBO Business Incubator to Support Technology Entrepreneurs

Ideas

Capco and NYU-Poly Department of Finance and Risk Engineering Bring Together Leading Experts to Discuss the Post-crisis Future of Finance
Finding the Inventor Within
Gains in Reform Discussed at Education Forum
Nobel Laureate Economist Myron Scholes Delivers Lynford Lecture

Discoveries

Flexible Sensors Offer View of Brain Activity During Epileptic Seizures
New Hardware Solution Offers Cybersecurity Protection
New Research Holds Promise for Gene Engineering and Therapy
Using Yeast to Build a Better Plastic

Launching

Polytechnic Institute of NYU Launches New Center of Innovation for Technology and Entertainment

Connecting

Alumni Family Day at the Intrepid
NYU Alumni Day
Long Island Alumni Wine Tasting
Alumni Family Day at the Wings Over the Rockies Museum, Denver, CO
Beer Tasting with Prof. Nasir Memon, Boston, MA

Giving Back

Why NYU-Poly? NYU-Poly Cares