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Three Faculty Elected to Serve on National and International Professional Organizations

Kurt Becker Kurt Becker, NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Vice Dean for Research, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, was recently elected Chair of the Scientific Advisory Council of the German...

Playful Yet Powerful

The GovLab at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering uses technology and science to transform governance, and now the organization’s offices are undergoing a transformation of their own, with the...

Triumphs in Trading

The University Trading Challenge (UTC), which is open to students in finance and economics programs from across the entire nation, provides a close simulation of real-world trading and allows...

Learning about NYU Tandon School of Engineering’s Collaborative Take on Healthcare

The latest “Faculty-to-Faculty” event, held on December 9, featured Professor of Computer Science and Engineering Guido Gerig and John T. McDevitt, the Chairman of Biomaterials and...

Impressive Inventions Revealed at the Prototyping Fund's Fall Showcase

Each semester, student teams from across NYU join forces to create inventive prototypes that they hope to one day bring to market. They have help from the NYU Prototyping Fund, an ongoing...

NYU Tandon Online: A New Name in Digital Education

In a move to align with the recent name change to NYU Tandon School of Engineering, the school’s digital education unit will now be known as NYU Tandon Online.  In its first decade, under...

Minding the Gap

The statistics can feel disheartening: the National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME) recently reported that while about 12 percent of the U.S. population is African American,...

Constructing a Noteworthy Career

With a father who owned a Brooklyn-based electrical contracting company and a mother at the helm of a general contracting business, Stavros Karageorgiou has taken a career path that may well have...

Deck the Halls with Festive Fossils

At the start of the holiday season, many people’s thoughts turn to holiday shopping, massive meals with family and friends, and the possibility of a picturesque snowfall. The members of the New...

When The United Nations Puts a Call Out to Data Pros...

Recently, Atefeh Riazi, the Chief Information Technology Officer for the U.N. issued a public appeal. “I invite the global community of data scientists to partner with the United Nations in our...