Gil Goldstein of Jazz Studies Program Wins Grammy Award

Gil Goldstein, an instructor in Steinhardt’s Jazz Studies program, was honored by the Recording Academy at the 2014 Grammy Awards, held on January 26th in Los Angeles. The annual awards recognize the music industry’s best and brightest over the past year in 30 fields (eg. general, pop, rap, gospel) and 82 categories within those fields. […]

Music and Performing Arts Presents Carousel, Feb. 6 -10

The Department of the Music and Performing Arts Professions at NYU Steinhardt will stage six performances of the iconic American musical Carousel, February 6-10 at the Frederick Loewe Theater. The second collaboration between Rogers and Hammerstein after their initial success with Oklahoma!, Carousel tells the story of the tragic romance between carousel barker Billy Bigelow […]

Pedro Noguera and Hiro Yoshikawa Elected to National Academy of Education

Pedro Noguera and Hiro Yoshikawa have been elected to membership in the National Academy of Education (NAEd). In announcing their election, Michael Feuer, president of NAEd, noted that the Steinhardt faculty members are among fourteen education leaders chosen for their valuable contributions to educational research and policy development. The National Academy of Education advances high […]

In 2014 Edu-Scholar Rankings, Steinhardt’s Faculty Members Rank High in Public Influence

Five Steinhardt faculty members were ranked for their influence on the national discourse on education this week.  In Frederick M. Hess‘s “2014 Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings,” 200 scholars are recognized for “doing the hard work of making an outsized contribution to critical public discussions in education.” Steinhardt faculty members on the Edu-Scholar Public Influence list are […]

Top National Education Figure Martha Kanter Joins NYU Steinhardt as Distinguished Visiting Professor

Martha J. Kanter, under secretary of education at the U.S. Department of Education, has been appointed as Distinguished Visiting Professor of Higher Education at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. At NYU Steinhardt, Kanter will join the faculty in the Program in Higher and Postsecondary Education. Under the two-year appointment, […]