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A Generous New Fellowship Program Feeds the High-Tech Talent Pipeline from Brooklyn to Farmingdale

“The first time I heard about the School of Engineering, which was known as Poly back then, was from my father, who had earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical...

The City’s Newest Farmers Win an NYU Green Grant

When a team of Tandon students decides to address a problem, chances are good that they’ll come up with an innovative yet practical solution. Consider Jonas Günther, currently earning...

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...

Gone Fishing

In 1936, during a break between semesters, Dan Bailey, a young instructor at what was then known as the Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, took his new bride on an outdoorsy honeymoon in Montana. They...

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...

Celebrating an Innovative Music Legend

The 30th-anniversary celebration of Prince’s legendary film Sign ‘O’ the Times held recently at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering served as an ode to the complex and masterful...

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...

Limitless Possibilities: Consultant to Disabilities Studies course receives patent for assistive stylus device

As more engineers reimagine everyday products through the lens of assistive technology, designing with empathy is essential to creating user-friendly and adaptive devices that can benefit people with...

American Society of Civil Engineers Awards Student Chapter with Certificate of Commendation

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the oldest engineering society in the U.S., boasts university student chapters within all 50 states and in dozens of global universities and...

Alum Honored with Golden Doctorate in Austria

When the Class of ’66 was invited to NYU Tandon to celebrate its 50-year Golden Jubilee in 2016, Odorich ("Rick") von Susani, who makes his home in Geneva, Switzerland, returned to...