Catching FiRE | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Catching FiRE

The official newsletter of the NYU Tandon Department of Finance and Risk Engineering


Catching Fire

Summer 2022

Summer 2022 Newsletter (PDF)

This edition pays homage to our boss, colleague, mentor, advisor, teacher, and dear friend, Peter Carr. As we continue to mourn his sudden passing, we wanted to share thoughtful notes, tributes, photos, and expressions of love for Peter in this newsletter.


Fall 2021

Fall 2021 Newsletter (PDF)

  • NYU FRE continues its steady rise in rankings
  • New course: Sustainable Investments
  • Meet the newest Bulls & Bears Club leadership
  • and more!

Spring 2021

Spring 2021 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Faculty News
  • Staff Updates
  • Bulls & Bears Under New Management
  • Virtual Graduation Ceremony

Fall 2020

Fall 2020 Newsletter (PDF)

  • FRE Teams Take Two Top Spots in the IAQF Academic Case Competition
  • New Faculty for 2020
  • Staying socially distanced, but connected
  • Keeping fit with the FRE Staff
  • and more! 

Summer 2020

Summer 2020 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Reaching Far and Ranking High
  • Our Grads Have Vision
  • Our Alumni Shine
  • The Limitations of Modeling in a Pandemic
  • Spotlight on Roza Galeeva
  • ...and more!

Fall 2019

Fall 2019 Newsletter (PDF)

  • Faculty Grants Recently Awarded: Machine Learning Research Initiatives 
  • FRE Dads: Keeping in the Family
  • Rising in All Ranks
  • FRE's Newest Faculty
  • Bulls & Bears Under New Leadership
  • and more!

Spring 2019

Spring 2019 newsletter (PDF)

  • We're Tops
  • An Eventful Few Months
  • A Major Matter
  • Winning Faculty Members and Students

Fall 2018

Fall 2018 newsletter (PDF)

  • On the Job Front
  • Boot Camps and Boats
  • The Fine Points of FinTech
  • Demystifying Cryptocurrency

Spring 2018

Spring 2018 newsletter (PDF)

  • Machine Learning in FRE
  • Corporate Governance in the Spotlight
  • Toughing it out in ARPM Boot Camp
  • Women Helping Women

Fall 2017

Fall 2017 newsletter (PDF)

  • A Robust Pipeline
  • Faculty Highlights
  • Alumni in the News
  • FRE in the News