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  • Village Records, a Student-Run Label at NYU Steinhardt, Launches Singer-Songwriter Murielle
    MurielleVillage Records, a student-run record label at NYU Steinhardt, has released Walking Out That Door, a premier single from Murielle, a 19-year-old singer-songwriter based in New York City and London. Walking Out That Door has been described as a “feel-good pop tune with hints of R&B and Afro-beats that puts an empowering twist on the traditional [...] (Read Story)
  • Dana Burde Wins Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order
    Dana BurdeDana Burde, associate professor of international education, has won the 2017 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order for examining the influence foreign-backed funding for education has on war-torn countries and how such aid affects humanitarian and peace-building efforts. Burde’s award is her 2014 book “Schools for Conflict or for Peace in Afghanistan” (Columbia [...] (Read Story)
  • Study Finds Drop in Mothers Physically Disciplining Children
    Young child sitting in corner as punishmentMothers in the U.S. are less likely to report spanking their children today than they were several decades ago, while nonphysical discipline methods like time-outs have become more prevalent, finds a new study by researchers at NYU Steinhardt, Georgetown University, and the University of Chicago. The study is published in the December issue of the [...] (Read Story)