Steinhardt’s Visual Culture Costume Studies Program to Present an Exhibition on Contemporary Fashion

NYU Steinhardt’s Visual Culture: Costume Studies graduate program in the Department of Art and Art Professions will present an exhibition of contemporary fashion designs entitled Imprint (NYC): The Evolution of Motifs in Fashion opening January 12. The exhibition will explore the critical history, potent symbolism, and iconic contemporary use of popular motifs in fashion. It […]

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Give a Gift of $18.31; Support Our Students

“At NYU we are constantly talking about change on campus, but as students, we seldom have the opportunity to lend a direct hand in making a difference,” says Barbara Leung, a senior who studies media, culture, and communications, and French. “The 1831 campaign offers us the opportunity to help incoming students. It shows them that […]

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Steinhardt Kicks Off NCAC Partnership to Help Low-Income High School Students Complete Degrees

NYU Steinhardt celebrated the launch of its National College Advising Corps (NCAC) on November 29th at NYU’s Torch Club. The event brought together donors, faculty members, students, and representatives from New York City schools that will benefit from the partnership which places full-time college advisers in underserved high schools. Directed by Alisha Ali, an associate […]

Steinhardt Researchers Receive $1.2 Million Grant to Assess Impact of Head Start Programs

Researchers at NYU Steinhardt have received a $1.2 million grant from the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) to assess Head Start programs. The study will be led by Pamela Morris, a professor in NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Applied Psychology and part of the university’s Institute for Human Development and Social Change. The project’s co-principal […]

Niyati Parekh Receives $720,000 Grant to Study Role of Insulin in Obesity-Related Cancers

Niyati Parekh, an assistant professor at Steinhardt’s Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, has received a $720,000 Research Scholar Grant from the American Cancer Society to study the role of insulin in obesity-related cancers. The number of obese individuals has increased dramatically—now, approximately 30 percent of Americans are obese, according to the Centers […]