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Literacy App Improves School Readiness in At-Risk Preschoolers

Using mobile apps in preschool classrooms may help improve early literacy skills and boost school readiness for low-income children, according to research by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development.
15-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

NYU Study Evaluates the Influence of College Experiences on Career Outcomes

Meaningful college experiences, including internships and studying abroad, may not matter as much as your major and what school you attend when it comes to job satisfaction and earnings, according to research by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture,...
15-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Researchers Find Diabetes Perceptions Vary According to Risk Factors

Recent research published in The Diabetes Educator by Dr. Shiela Strauss, along with a team of NYU researchers, reveals differing perceptions among adult populations at-risk for diabetes that may offer new approaches to diabetes education and...
17-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

NYU Study Identifies Teens at Risk for Hashish Use

One in ten high school seniors have used hashish, a highly potent form of marijuana. Teens self-described as “hooked” on pot were twice as likely to use hashish
13-Apr-2015 7:05 AM EDT

Don’t Farm on Me: Northern Europeans to Neolithic Interlopers

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Northern Europeans in the Neolithic period initially rejected the practice of farming, which was otherwise spreading throughout the continent, a team of researchers has found. Their findings offer a new wrinkle in the history of a major economic...
2-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

NYU Steinhardt Launches Bachelor of Arts in Education Studies

The NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development today announced the creation of a bachelor’s degree in education studies, and will enroll its first transfer students in the fall of 2015, and full class of undergraduates in...
8-Apr-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Neighborhood Stigma Affects Online Transactions

The stigma associated with particular neighborhoods has a direct impact on economic transactions, a team of NYU sociologists has found. Their study shows that when sellers are seen as being from an economically disadvantaged neighborhood, they...
2-Apr-2015 9:00 AM EDT

NYU Researchers Dramatically Improve ART Adherence for Vulnerable African American/Black and Latino Adults Living with HIV

The intervention was found to be feasible and acceptable. Eight months post-baseline, intervention participants tended to be more likely to evidence “good” (that is, 7 day a week) adherence assessed via hair sample analysis (60% among...
2-Apr-2015 3:05 PM 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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