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Joyojeet Pal’s 'Computers and Geeks as Cinematic Icons' Receives Best Paper Award

Joyojeet Pal, a visiting professor in the Department of Technology Management, received the Best Paper Award at the 2010 iConference in February. His award-winning paper, “Of Mouse and Men: Computers...

Softball Earns Pair of Wins in Florida

Fort Myers, FL -  After a slow start at the Gene Cusic Softball Classic in Fort Myers, Florida, the NYU-Poly softball team is reving on all cylinders now. Today, the Lady Jays defeated Lasell...

Softball Team Kicks Off Season in Florida

Fort Myers, FL -  The NYU-Poly women's softball team kicked off its 2010 season Saturday in the Gene Cusic Softball Classic. The Lady Jays are off to a 1-4 start, as they will play five more...

Record Numbers Attend Spring Career Fair

On March 3 almost 1,000 Polytechnic Institute of NYU students abandoned their usual garb of jeans and t-shirts for more formal button-down oxfords, dark suits, and heels or shiny wingtips. It was the...

Wickets and Runs: NYU-Poly Cricket Club Heads to Championship

Instead of sand in their shoes, 12 Polytechnic Institute of NYU students hope to return from spring break with grass stains on their batting pads and batting gloves. The students are members of NYU-...

Petri Named Men's Volleyball Player of the Week

Clifton Park, NY -  Polytechnic Institute of NYU senior captain Rob Petri (St. Louis, MO) has been named Skyline Conference Player of the Week for Men's Volleyball (March 1-7). Petri...

Number 4 Leads Jays to Win Over Yeshiva

Brooklyn, NY -  After trouncing non-conference neighbor St. Joseph's College of Brooklyn Monday night, the NYU-Poly men's volleyball team faced off against Yeshiva University in a must-win game...

Dreaming Big: Smartphone App Class Leads to Real-World Results

Careful not to name specific applications, senior Ariel Chait says, “There are a lot of apps that just kind of do cool things. They don’t increase productivity. They don’t add enjoyment to peoples’...

Men's Volleyball Picks Up Much Needed Wins

Brooklyn, NY -  After a pair of much needed wins, the NYU-Poly men's volleyball team has improved to 4-12 on the season, doubling last year's win total with still a handful of games remaining....

Chancellor Chang Helps National Cheng Kung University Explore 'Autonomous Governance,' a Q&A

Dubbed the “Taiwan Miracle,” Taiwan’s economic climb in the postwar years placed the nation among the most successful in Asia. Now it’s focusing its attention on academic excellence by exploring...