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Dr. Hiro Yoshikawa and Andrew Nalani Contribute to Special Journal on Social Science and Inequality

Dr. Hiro Yoshikawa (NYU Steinhardt) and doctoral candidate Andrew Nalani contributed to a Socius Journal special collection focusing on the role of social science in responding to inequality.

Music Therapy Alum Pepe Benavides Creates Self-Care Project

He is is using his background to help others in the medical field deal with the fatigue and stress of caring for Covid patients.
Areas of Study: The Arts

Harnessing the Power of Theatre in Teaching: An Interview with Alum Roxane Reynolds

Students participated in a restaging of one of the 2020 American presidential election debates through the Verbatim Performance Lab.
Areas of Study: The Arts

Celebrating the end of the NYU at Weber Shandwick Masters in Residence program

A partnership between Steinhardt's MCC department and Weber Shandwick, the program hosted 12 scholars over the course of four years, where each student pursued a two-year graduate degree.

PAA Celebrates the Class of 2021

The PAA program recognizes 20 new graduates for their resilience, persistence, and excellence at a program-level graduation ceremony.

Helping Asian Americans Cook the Foods They Crave Most

The NYU Entrepreneurial Institute highlighted Rooted Fare, a startup co-founded by Food Studies alum Ashley Xie that partners and profit-shares with immigrant chefs to make Asian sauces for homemade dishes.

Dr. Cheri Fancsali Moderates National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Webinar

This Wednesday, June 9th at 3pm, Dr. Cheri Fancsali is moderating the Webinar on Engaging Policymakers in Cultivating Interest and Competencies in Computing, hosted by The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Building Community around Culturally-Responsive Speech-Language Pathology

"The speech-language-hearing profession needs a different future that more accurately represents the multiply-braided identities of the people we serve."
Areas of Study: Health

The Sexual Politics of Border Control

Media, Culture, and Communication doctoral student Michelle Pfeifer co-edits special issue published in the Journal for Ethnic and Racial Studies

New Book Highlights Key Lessons from NYC’s Expanded Success Initiative

Adriana Villavicencio’s new book, Am I My Brother’s Keeper?, offers powerful insights into the challenges of implementing large-scale educational change. Drawing on the Research Alliance’s four-year study of the Expanded Success Initiative (ESI), which aimed to improve the educational outcomes of 15,000 Black and Latinx males in NYC public high schools, the book examines what worked, what didn’t, and what we can learn from the experience.

Laine Nooney explores “How the Personal Computer Broke the Human Body” for VICE Motherboard

Assistant Professor in the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, Laine Nooney explains the history of computer-related pain.

Professors Paula Chakravartty and Ajantha Subramanian explain why caste inequality matters in America

Professors from NYU Steinhardt MCC and Gallatin and Harvard Anthropology Department collaborate in New York Times article “Why Is Caste Inequality Still Legal in America?”

Steinhardt MCC Visiting Assistant Professor awarded ACLS Fellowship for 2021

Cassius Adair, Visiting Assistant Professor in the Dept of Media, Culture, and Communication has been awarded the American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship for his upcoming book project.

NYU Spotlights Shanteria Carr on Behalf of Steinhardt Class of 2021

NYU selected the Department of Occupational Therapy's Shanteria Carr as an exceptional student to highlight among the more than 18,000 graduates in the Class of 2021.

Steinhardt MCC PhD student awarded NSF research grant

Doctoral student at Steinhardt’s Department of Media, Culture, and Communication has been awarded a National Science Foundation’s Doctoral Dissertation Research Grant in the Science & Technology Studies Program.

Watch the Fall 2020 String Studies Recitals

Students perform Beethoven, Bach, Stradella, Ysaÿe, Mozart, Schubert, and Brahms.
Areas of Study: The Arts

Brass Alum Joins "Fiddler" Tour

Sophie Monoloff will be joining the national tour of Fiddler on the Roof as the solo Trumpet/Flugelhorn chair.
Areas of Study: The Arts

Research Alliance Co-Sponsors Forum on Reimagining the Role of Schools in Society

The Research Alliance is co-sponsoring the May 26 “Reimagining the Role of Schools in Society” forum, aimed at challenging the pre-pandemic status quo and identifying ways for schools to "build back better."

Celebrating 15 years of the UIP Journal "Music and the Moving Image"

Ronald Sadoff and Gillian B. Anderson discuss their stewardship of the screen music journal in a University of Illinois Press podcast.
Areas of Study: The Arts

Professor Jennifer Hill Receives NYU's Distinguished Teaching Award

The award is given annually to faculty members who have made a significant contribution to the intellectual life of NYU through their teaching.