Kaya Henderson, Danielle Nierenberg, and Julie Tolentino bring expertise in education, food systems, and performance art as NYU Steinhardt’s 2021-2022 Dean’s Scholars-in-Residence.
NYU Steinhardt’s Department of Music and Performing Arts Professions also announced Rosanne Cash as the 2021-2022 Americana artist-in-residence earlier this semester, the first artist residency developed in partnership with the Americana Music Association Foundation. Cash—one of the most revered artists in the Americana music genre with four Grammy awards and an additional 11 nominations to her name—will present, curate, and moderate a variety of lectures, discussions, workshops, performances, and classroom visits throughout the 2021-22 academic year, including a three-day Lyric Workshop in which a handful of NYU Steinhardt songwriting students will develop and workshop their original material with Cash’s guidance.
NYU Steinhardt has snagged the #6 ranking on the U.S. News & World Report's list of top graduate schools of education. The School is tied with Stanford University and has held a spot in the top ten schools of education in the United States for the last four years.
The Media, Culture, and Communication professor is one of 25 exceptional individuals recognized by the MacArthur Foundation for creating objects of beauty and awe, advancing our understanding of society, and fomenting change to improve the human condition.
Multiple Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash, one of the most revered artists in the Americana music genre, will work closely with NYU students through a variety of lectures, workshops, and classroom visits