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Sustainable Growth: Professor Gross's SyntheZyme Gets Boost from NSF Grant

SyntheZyme, a sustainable chemical company at the leading edge of bioplastic monomer development and biosurfactants — the technology that makes things like biobased biodegradable plastics and safe...

NYU-Poly Places 23 on Skyline Scholar-Athlete List

Clifton Park, NY - The Skyline Conference has announced its 2009 fall sport Scholar-Athlete List (3.30 semester GPA or higher).  All totaled, the Skyline Conference had a total of 353 scholar-...

Fouls Costly; Men's Basketball Loses 4th Straight

Brooklyn, NY -  A pair of old-fashioned, three point plays by Bard College's Forrest Alvarez in the final two minutes gave the Raptors a thrilling 80-72 win over NYU-Poly Sunday afternoon in a...

Bard No Problem for Soaring Lady Jays

Brooklyn, NY - After going through a mid-season, four game slump, the NYU-Poly women's basketball team has rebounded back into Skylin Conference contention as the Lady Jays downed Bard Colleg 60-38...

Professor Liu Receives Prestigious NSF CAREER Award

Yong Liu, Polytechnic Institute of NYU assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, has received the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award for...

Three Lady Jays Hit Double Figures as NYU-Poly Routs Yeshiva

New York, NY -  The NYU-Poly women's basketball team was led by the trio of senior Consuelo Aranda (Calexico, Mexico) and sophomores Kristin Leitheuser (Millbrook, NY) and Margaux Pickell (...

Turnovers Ruin Comeback; Men's Hoops Falls to Maritime

Brooklyn, NY -  Down by 10 points and under 10 minutes to go, it appeared the NYU-Poly men's basketball team couldn't quite match the shooting of Maritime College. But a sudden offensive surge...

Streak Snapped; Women's Basketball Beats City Tech 53-47

Brooklyn, NY -  The NYU-Poly women's basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak Monday night as they defeated MetroTech rival City Tech, 53-47. The Lady Jays overcame a 25-23 halftime...

Go 'Bots! NYU-Poly Mentors Cheer on FIRST LEGO League Competitors

For Carlo Yuvienco, a PhD candidate in NYU-Poly’s Biomedical Engineering program, January 9 was a preview of parenthood. “I feel like one of those parents outside a high school waiting...

BlackRock's Chief Risk Officer: 'The Market May Not Learn'

Dr. Bennett W. Golub, vice-chairman and co-founder of BlackRock, a three trillion dollar asset management firm, shared hard-earned wisdom and general principles drawn from his role as the chief risk...