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Dominic Brewer Addresses the NYU Community at a Dinner Held in His Honor, October 6, 2014
I am delighted to join the faculty of NYU and to have the honor of serving as dean of the Steinhardt School.
Let me begin by thanking President Sexton, the members of the Board of Trustees, and the leadership of NYU for providing me with this remarkable opportunity. I want to acknow... Read More
Looking Ahead After the Election: On Rational Discourse and Global Understanding, November 10, 2016
Dear Steinhardt Community:
So many of you have told me how important President Hamilton’s note to the NYU community was to you personally. And how important it is to you to be a member of this community. No matter where each of us stands on the issues raised in this election season, we remain... Read More
On Community and Intellectual Inquiry: Address to the Class of 2020, October 25, 2016.
This speech was the introduction to a school-wide event attended by Steinhardt's new freshman and transter students and was followed by a faculty discussion of Between the World and Me.
We have asked you to read Between the World and Me, a book that describes the experience of Ta-Nehisi Coates, a... Read More