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Pop-Up Media Garage Asks ‘How Soon is Now’

A computer program that allows humans to intermingle electronic sound and image with emotion. Music created from a Twitter feed spilling from speakers. Alternate landscapes of the world’s largest...

Growing a Borderless, Incubator-filled NY Economy

“We empower faculty and students — in our incubators, our classrooms, and our laboratories — to start companies that create jobs and stimulate economic growth,” Polytechnic Institute of NYU President...

Summer of Research: Undergrads Begin Annual Program

Polytechnic Institute of NYU kicked off its 4th Annual Undergraduate Summer Research Program on Monday. This year, 44 bright student researchers were selected among 100 applicants from NYU-Poly and...

Mayor Announces NYU-Poly and Columbia to Lead City-sponsored NYC Media Lab

Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Monday that New York University (with Polytechnic Institute of NYU as the lead) and Columbia University will direct NYC Media Lab, the nation’s first government-...

An Urban-focused Executive Education in Clean Technology

Projects emerging from Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s first CleantechExecs cohort could help New York City strengthen its green economy and lighten its impact on the environment. In May, 25...

Torres Hired To Lead Baseball Program

Brookyln, NY -  Athletic Director Maureen Braziel announced Monday that John Torres will be the new head coach of the NYU-Poly baseball team.  Torres brings a wealth of collegiate...

Defeat Pushes PolySolar Forward, Not Backward

PolySolar made it as far as the final round of the NYU Stern School of Business 6th Annual Social Venture Competition, part of the school’s 11th Annual Business Plan Competition — which offers $175,...

Dr. Lien Chan Delivers Lectures on "China-Taiwan Cross Strait Relations”; Visits with NYU and NYU-Poly

Dr. Lien Chan, former vice president of Republic of China in Taiwan and honorary chairman of the Kuomintang Party (KMT) spoke on "Cross-Strait Relations" at the Council on Foreign Relations' Winston...

Summit Draws World’s Broadband Economy Thought Leaders; Names Suwon, Korea Intelligent Community of the Year

Experts in using information and communication technology to build prosperous, sustainable communities met May 19 - 21 at the Building the Broadband Economy Summit organized by the Intelligent...

Rising NYU-Poly Cricket Star Plays on U.S. Team

Many students plan to vacation overseas this summer. Senior Adrian Gordon is no exception: this week he boards a plane bound for Bermuda. The trip will be for business, not pleasure, though the two...