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New Faculty Join NYU-Poly

As classes are underway, new faces can be seen throughout Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly). Most belong to the entering class of 2017, more than 600 bright and eager students...

This is What’s App

The beautiful transportation hive that is Grand Central Terminal echoed with an excitement that differed from the norm on the morning of September 24, 2013. Instead of a cluster of commuters, there...

Wasserman Center for Career Development Kicks Off Fall Recruiting Season with Yahoo! Tech Talk

A long line of students dropped off resumes with job recruiters on a recent Tuesday night as they filed into Pfizer Auditorium for a Tech Talk titled “Data Eco-System and Challenges.” It...

Entrepreneurship and Innovation Association's Teamhunt: A New Way to Shop Ideas Around

i2e, the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly) philosophy of invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship, has been around for a very long time. Innovation and invention abound in...

Seed Grants Continue to Support Cross-Institutional Research and Collaboration

In 2009, when New York University Provost David McLaughlin and Erich Kunhardt, then Provost of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly), announced that a $5 million “seed...

Maurizio Porfiri: Three Years Later, Still Brilliant

In 2010, assistant professor Maurizio Porfiri became the first member of the NYU-Poly faculty to earn a coveted spot on Popular Science magazine’s annual roundup of the most promising young...

A Life Changing Course: Disabilities Studies

Engineering schools are notorious for their demanding curriculum and rigorous coursework; memorizing countless formulas and reactions are second nature to the typical engineering student. Although...

Millimeter Wave Paper Among IEEE’s Most Researched

“Millimeter Wave Mobile Communications for 5G Cellular: It Will Work!,” a recent journal survey paper co-authored by NYU WIRELESS Director Theodore (Ted) Rappaport and his students, was...

Convocation: A Warm Welcome

The collective glow on the faces of the members of the Class of 2017 could have lit the Polytechnic Institute of NYU (NYU-Poly) gym with no help from a single electrical engineer. They gathered on...

Launching Their Futures: A Dynamic Demo Day

By the time Demo Day rolled around on August 8, the young entrepreneurs who had been chosen to take part in NYU’s Summer Launchpad had been through ten grueling but exciting weeks. They had...