Steinhardt Video Looks at How Adults Can Address Kids’ Bullying

How can adults help prevent bullying on the playground and in cyberspace? Learn what current research reveals about how adults can help children process conflict in this 20-minute video. “Human beings are always drawn to some form of organization and hierarchy” says Pedro Noguera. “if you put a random group of people together, within a […]

Shondel Nero Receives Fulbright Award for Teaching and Research

Shondel Nero, associate professor and director of Steinhardt’s program in multilingual mullticultural studies, has been selected for a Fulbright award. Nero, whose research examines the politics, challenges, and strategies of educating second dialect speakers, will be teaching a graduate course titled, “Dialects, Creoles, and Education,” at the University of the West Indies, Jamaica, during the […]

Dean’s Advice to Graduates: Time Races On; Think About It

Time was the subject of Dean Mary Brabeck’s speech to the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development’s graduating class of 2011. At ceremonies honoring 2,417 students, who were awarded baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees, the dean used the research of neuroscientist David Eagleman to help students ease their passage from college to the […]

Mellie Torres, Doctoral Student, Wins Prestigious AERA Minority Fellowship

Mellie Torres, a doctoral student in Steinhardt’s Department of Teaching and Learning, has been awarded the American Educational Research Association (AERA) Minority Dissertation Fellowship. The fellowship, offered to three applicants a year,provides support for doctoral dissertation research. The fellowship program aims to advance education research by outstanding minority graduate students and to improve the quality […]

Blog Shows How the Other Half – NYU Students – Live (in Paris)

While some students on Washington Square are preparing for finals and graduation, Media, Culture, and Communications student, Barbara Leung is reflecting on her time abroad spentat the NYU Paris campus. “The small campus creates a community in itself with its set-up, what with the courtyard, multiple buildings, and break from the bustling Rue de Passy,” […]