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  • Free Latin Music Series at Lincoln Center, Curated by Carlos Chirinos, Continues with Rubén Blades
    BladesLatin music star Rubén Blades comes to Lincoln Center on Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30 pm for a lively conversation with Carlos Chirinos, associate professor of music business at NYU Steinhardt. The event, which is free and open to the public, is the latest in ¡VAYA! 63, a series of Latin music events co-curated by [...]
  • Inside Books: Building a New Educational State by Joan Malczewski
    Building a new educational stateBuilding a New Educational State Joan Malczewski, Associate Professor of History and Social Studies In her new book, Building a New Educational State (University of Chicago Press), Joan Malczewski explores the transformation of black education in North Carolina and Mississippi during the Jim Crow era. Drawing on extensive archival research, Malczewski shows the work behind the movement; [...]
  • Steinhardt’s Education Policy Experts Rank Among the Most Influential in the Nation
    StraightUp-with-opinionSteinhardt faculty members are among the most influential education policy academics in the country according to the 2017 RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings, published by Rick Hess, director of education policy at the American Enterprise Institute. The Edu-Scholar Public Influence rankings recognizes 200 university-based scholars who shape public discussions of education. Diane Ravitch, research professor at [...]
  • Study Finds Play and Cognitive Skills in Kindergarten Predict Civic Engagement in Later Life
    Children making music in a kindergartenCognitive skills and experiences like classroom-based play in kindergarten lead to participation in extracurricular activities in 8th grade among children growing up in poverty, finds a new study led by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. The findings, published in Applied Developmental Science, look at extracurricular activities as precursors to civic engagement, [...]
  • Books from our Faculty: Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis
    Artistic CitizenshipHow does the concept of citizenship relate to the arts? Do artistic endeavors have distinctive potentials for nurturing artistic citizenship?  What do socio-cultural, political, and environmental engagements offer people worldwide? In  Artistic Citizenship: Artistry, Social Responsibility, and Ethical Praxis, David Elliott, a professor of music and music education at NYU Steinhardt, and co-authors Marissa Silverman [...]
  • Thought Leaders and Innovators Meet at NYU for NY EdTech Week
    FloresNYU was the meeting place for NY EdTech Week, a global education innovation festival celebrating educational entrepreneurship.  Hosted by NYU Steinhardt and StartEd Inc., the conference brought together technology and education thought leaders for discussion and debate on issues ranging from early literacy to corporate learning to making higher education accessible to minority students. The conference [...]
  • At Steinhardt’s 80WSE Gallery: From Our Hands, An Exhibition by Duane Linklater
    unnamedFrom Our Hands, an exhibition by Duane Linklater (b. 1976, Omask êko Cree from Moose Cree First Nation in Northern Ontario), features a series of new works by the artist, including a large-scale architectural intervention that runs through all five galleries. The walls of 80WSE Gallery have been removed and new powder coated steel studs [...]
  • Merging Health and Technology: Q&A with Claire Kearney-Volpe
    claire2Claire Kearney-Volpe has the honor of being the first doctoral student in NYU Steinhardt’s new rehabilitation sciences program, an interdisciplinary degree encompassing Steinhardt’s health and therapeutic professions. But she’s no stranger to NYU – Kearney-Volpe earned her master’s from NYU Tisch’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) in 2015, where she focused on health promotion and participatory [...]
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