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Steven Zeltmann Receives Cablevision Scholarship

When Steven Zeltmann won a prestigious award from the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society’s Structural Materials Division, which was presented to him in March 2015, at the division’s...

Symposium Shows Women There’s Job Security in Cybersecurity

“If you take one thing away from this symposium, let it be that cybersecurity is hot. We need to improve the pipeline for women.” With these words NYU School of Law Cybersecurity/Adjunct...

ConnectAbility Challenge Winners Help Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

“NYU was founded on the concept of being in and of the City, and that theme still resonates within the University. Over this past summer we were proud to partner with AT&T to make New York...

Which Way is WEST?

The shortage of women in the STEM fields inspires so many gloomy op-eds that it would be easy to believe that there's no good news on that front. Had any of those editorial writers been at...

A Game-Changing New System

Even if it’s been a while since you had to register for college classes, chances are that you remember the process as confusing, dreary, boring, or some combination thereof. Which courses...

Capturing Motion for the Met

Most people interested in the history of the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering know the story of Distinguished Professors David and Gregory Chudnovsky, who in 2003 helped curators at...

A Legacy of Leadership: School of Engineering NSBE Student Chapter Celebrates 35 Years

The National Society of Black Engineers’ (“NSBE”) emblem, composed of a flaming torch backed by two criss-crossed lightning bolts, was designed with a bright future in mind....

To the Labs!

It would be easy to picture New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña making an inspiring call to arms during the American Revolution or bravely manning the battlements in some other...

HR/NY Honors Rohith Rai for Energizing Poly SHRM

The Human Resources Association of New York (HR/NY) has awarded NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering alumnus Rohith Rai the 2014-2015 Harry Sherman Award for his exceptional leadership of the school...

In Memoriam: Eli Pearce

When Professor Eli Pearce passed away on May 19, 2015, a slice of Poly history passed along with him. Pearce had been affiliated with the school, then known as the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn,...