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  • Steinhardt Study Looks at How Racial Inequality is Produced Online
    Hands typing on laptop computer, close-upInternet users tend to navigate between websites in a racially segregated way, despite pathways that provide equitable access to different sites, finds a new NYU Steinhardt study. The findings are published online in the journal Information, Communication, and Society. Discussions about racial inequality on the web have been going on for decades, but few studies [...] (Read Story)
  • NYU ABILITY Project Honored by NYC Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities
    sapolin awardMayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities presented the NYU ABILITY Project with the ADA Sapolin Award in a ceremony yesterday evening at Gracie Mansion. Each year, the Mayor and Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities present four ADA Sapolin Awards, named after Matthew Sapolin, the late [...] (Read Story)
  • Study Finds People with Multiple Sclerosis Experience Challenges Managing Money
    wallet-669458_640Managing money is a complex, cognitively demanding task – which can present a significant challenge for people living with multiple sclerosis. In the first-ever study examining money management in people with the central nervous system autoimmune disease, individuals with multiple sclerosis reported and demonstrated more problems managing money than those without the disease. The findings [...] (Read Story)