Study Finds Expanded Opportunity for Black and Latino Men in New York City High Schools

The first year of New York City’s Expanded Success Initiative (ESI), which is designed to boost college and career readiness among Black and Latino male students, has led to a notable expansion of supports in participating schools, according to a new study by the Research Alliance for New York City Schools. The study’s authors examined […]

Steinhardt’s ‘Brown: 60 and Beyond’ Brings Anna Deavere Smith, Rudy Crew, and Farai Chideya to NYU

New York University will host “Brown: 60 and Beyond,” a two-day conference commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education ruling, on Fri., May 16 and Sat. May 17 at various locations at NYU. The conference, sponsored by NYU’s Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools (Metro Center), […]

Our Pulpy Past: 10 Facts You Forgot About Life Pre-Internet (From NYU Stories)

Our Pulpy Past:  10 Facts You Forgot About Life Pre-Internet (From NYU Stories) Before the “My Documents” folder on your computer, there were physical documents—memos, rent receipts, promissory notes, hotel registers, datebooks, grocery lists written on the back of envelopes. Remember life before you could read an e-book, score e-tickets, or e-file your taxes online? […]