NYU-Poly News

Mayor Bloomberg announces NYC Seed, a partnership with Poly to offer capital to tech start-ups

On Monday evening at the kickoff for New York City’s first-ever Internet Week, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced the launch of NYC Seed, a new operating entity housed in Polytechnic’s business...

Othmer Residence Hall shows campus how to go green

Residence assistants cutback on paper waste by creating this recycle-inspired, paperless bulletin board. Did you know that recycling one aluminum can saves enough energy to run a TV for...

Promise Scholarship Fund celebrates 20th anniversary; gala reception thanks donors for record-setting year

The Promise Fund has raised a record-setting $1.7 million and counting during its 20th anniversary year (left to right): Poly Board Chairman Craig G. Matthews, Promise Scholars Jose Reynoso,...

Student InnoVention winners focus on alternative energies and growing economies

The stars of Poly’s 1st Annual Time Warner Cable InnoVention student idea competition (left to right): Co-director Bruce Niswander, winners Christopher LoBello, Aung Thant, Ozgu Alay, Altaf...

Engineering the 'Impossible': students win concrete canoe competition

Members of the winning team and supporters stand with Osiris, a concrete “green” canoe. Sixty percent of the glass used in the concrete mix was recycled from deposits made on Poly’s campus...

Power Players and Educators Set the Course for NYC: Poly's 2nd Annual Leadership Breakfast and Innovation Think Tank

A who’s who of New York business and government leaders gathered on Friday, April 18 to share ideas about the power of Polytechnic University to enliven New York City’s creativity, inventiveness and...

Professor Jackson gives inaugural lecture on controversial gene patent

Myles W. Jackson, Ph.D., Dibner Family Professor of the History of Technology and Science  Polytechnic is known for making technology and science history. Now, with the recent addition...

Symposium will address emerging educational challenges and opportunities in tech management and entrepreneurship

Leaders in technology management from business and academia will join forces at a special symposium held by Polytechnic’s Department of Management on Thursday, May 8. “Modern Technology...

Poly honors faculty and staff at 2008 Service Award Ceremony

President Jerry M. Hultin (left) and President Emeritus George Bugliarello (right) honor Professor Alan Molof for his 45 years of service to Poly. Proud smiles, shining plaques and Tiffany...

Arnold and Choudhury honored at Service Award Ceremony

At the Polytechnic University Service Award Ceremony on April 22, honors were given to both Prof. Stephen Arnold and Prof. Deo Choudhury from the Physics Department. Prof. Arnold was honored for...