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  • Two Steinhardt Jazz Musicians Nominated for Grammy Awards
    Alan Ferber IMG_1138b-1Two faculty members from the Jazz Studies program in the Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions at NYU’s Steinhardt School received a total of three 2017 Grammy Award nominations, announced today by the Recording Academy. John Scofield, an instructor in the Jazz Studies program at NYU Steinhardt, received two nominations, one for Best Instrumental [...] (Read Story)
  • 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)