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Commencement 2009: first class of NYU-Poly graduates; speakers give guidance for uncertain times

Polytechnic Institute of NYU graduated its first class as an affiliate of New York University on June 1 at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall where Congressman Anthony Weiner surprised...

NYU-Poly celebrates 21 years of Promise

At the Promise Scholarship Fund Reception on May 21, Polytechnic Institute of NYU celebrated one of its greatest legacies: its commitment to provide financial support to bright students so they can...

Summer undergraduate researchers announced

Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s 3rd Annual Undergraduate Summer Research Program will take place June 15 - August 17. This year, 42 bright student researchers will participate under the direction of...

NYU-Poly receives Best Paper Award at Infocom 2009

1,435 papers were submitted; 282 papers accepted; and only 1 received the honor of Best Paper at Infocom 2009: Professors Di Wu, Yong Liu, and Keith W. Ross’s "Queuing Network Models for...

Tau Beta Pi scholars announced

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is proud to announce that Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society, has selected Gittel Gold and Kyle Hicks as Tau Beta Pi scholars...

Sustainable design leads to another 1st place concrete canoe win

Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s student chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) took first place in the Metropolitan Regional Concrete Canoe Competition for the second year in...

2009 Outstanding Graduate finalists announced

The Polytechnic Institute of NYU alumni association has announced the finalists for the 2009 Outstanding Graduate Award: Jose Garcia, Eran Geva, Lamia Iftekhar, and Tamara Khaimchayev (see finalists...

Inno/Vention: students create 'the next big thing'

“I will turn blueprints into bridges,” reads one of the advertisements from Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s award-winning “I will” campaign. Civil engineering major Benjamin Kanner (class of 2011),...

Recognizing our Gates Millennium Scholars

Polytechnic Institute of NYU is proud to recognize its Millennium Gates Scholars for the 2008 – 2009 academic year: Jean Daniel Dorvilien, Bio-molecular Science, Junior, BS candidate Juanita Tameka...

Life-saving NYU-Poly research presented at FDNY symposium

Chief officers from the Fire Department of New York presented potentially life-saving research results at a March 19 – 20 symposium based on a study Polytechnic Institute of NYU mechanical engineers...