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Report on Expanded Success Initiative Points to Changes in Schools, Including Greater Focus on College and New Approaches to Student Discipline

A new report on New York City’s Expanded Success Initiative (ESI), which is designed to boost college and career readiness among Black and Latino male students, finds that the schools involved are changing the way they operate and offering...
21-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

NYU Carter Journalism Institute’s 2015 “Reporting Award” Recipients to Focus on Economic & Health Inequality

NYU's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute has named Lauren Sandler, a former editor at Salon and producer at NPR, and Lindsey Konkel, an independent journalist who has written for National Geographic and Science, as recipients of its 2015...
19-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Study Suggests Health and Social Inequities May Drive HIV Infection in Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

Researchers at New York University’s Center for Health, Identity, Behavior & Prevention Studies (CHIBPS) sought to identify the factors associated with incident HIV infection among a cohort of racially/ethnically and socioeconomically diverse...
19-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Adolescents, Drugs and Dancing

A new NYU study is the first to examine the sociodemographic correlates of rave attendance and relationships between rave attendance and recent (12-month) use of various drugs in a representative US sample of high school seniors.
18-May-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Lend me Your Superior Temporal Sulcus! NYU Researchers ID Part of the Brain for Processing Speech

A team of NYU neuroscientists has identified a part of the brain exclusively devoted to processing speech, helping settle a long-standing debate about role-specific neurological functions.
15-May-2015 9:30 AM EDT

Going My Way? We Think So, if We Really Want to Get There, NYU Study Finds

Whether we’re buying a ticket to a movie, catching a train, or shopping for groceries, the more committed we are to achieving that goal, the more likely we are to assume others have exactly the same objective, a study by New York University...
18-May-2015 7:05 AM EDT

NYU Receives $6.4 Million to Study Stress in Middle Childhood

The National Institutes of Health has awarded New York University a $6.4 million, five-year grant to study stress, self-regulation, and mental health in middle childhood.
15-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

NYU Receives $2 Million to Grow Community College Transfer Program

The Carroll and Milton Petrie Foundation has awarded New York University a $2 million, three-year grant to significantly expand the Community College Transfer Opportunity Program (CCTOP). CCTOP is a scholarship and advising program for students...
14-May-2015 11:05 AM EDT

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8-Oct-2013 7:00 AM EDT

NYU Faculty Available for Interview About U.S. Presidential Campaign

The following New York University faculty members (listed below by subject of expertise) will be available for comment on news developments and issues that arise in connection with the 2012 U.S. presidential campaign.
9-Jul-2012 12:20 PM EDT

NYU Experts on Healthcare Policy Will Be Available for Comment When Supreme Court Rules on 2010 Federal Health Care Law

27-Jun-2012 11:50 AM EDT

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