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Giving Back: NYU-Poly students serve local community, raise AIDS awareness

NYU-Poly students prepared and delivered meals to homeless individuals and shelters as part of the Residence Life organized “Midnight Run.” According to the Coalition for the Homeless,...

National survey finds NYU-Poly strong in active and collaborative learning

According to findings from a national survey of first-year and senior students, one of Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s greatest strengths is its active and collaborative learning environment. The...

Professor Sofou receives $450,000 grant for breast cancer research

Assistant Professor Stavroula Sofou The Susan G. Komen for the Cure foundation has given Polytechnic Institute of NYU Assistant Professor Stavroula Sofou a $450,000 grant for drug delivery...

Image and Imagination: joint forum looks to generate research collaborations

“Every time we move the scale of what we can see by 10, we find new things.” Those words from Polytechnic Institute of NYU President Jerry M. Hultin at the recent day-long forum “Image and...

NYU-Poly receives $1.9 million grant to fund Faculty Innovations in Teaching and Learning Center

Polytechnic Institute of NYU’s commitment to provide its students an educational experience rooted in invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship (i2e) will be bolstered by a $1.9 million...

$2 million state-funded tech and entertainment center will inspire innovation and spark economic activity

Gathered at the Center of Innovation for Technology and Entertainment (CITE) ribbon-cutting ceremony (from left to right): Warrington Hudlin, Founder & Chief of dvRepublic.org and the...

Wired for Opportunity, Vulnerable to Deep Risk: students and professionals unite to secure cyber space

Polytechnic Institute of NYU swelled with activity on October 14 as students from across the country donning yellow shirts turned the Brooklyn campus into a golden arena for the fifth annual...

Ushering in a New Era: Governor Paterson receives first honorary NYU-Poly degree

Polytechnic celebrated the dawn of a new era on Wednesday, October 22 as it formally ushered in its first academic year as Polytechnic Institute of New York University during a politically star-...

Inventor of the Web cites faculty member's research in Scientific American

Oded Nov, Assistant Professor of Management In 2006, 17 years after  he invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee and colleagues created “web science,” a discipline designed to...

Games for Learning: NYU-Poly joins Microsoft Research, NYU and consortium to create 1st scientific-based game research alliance

While middle- and high-school students are well-versed in using technology for social networking and Internet research, there’s a continuing decline among teens in proficiency and interest in...