The Class of 2023 is Reading ‘Educated’ by Tara Westover

‘Educated: A Memoir’ by Tara Westover is this year’s required reading for all NYU students. Chosen by the university for NYU Reads, the memoir will also be discussed in Steinhardt’s New Student Seminar, a course where students explore their role in the university community.

6 Books on Educational Equity to Read This Summer

A Search Past Silence: The Literacy of Young Black Men David Kirkland, associate professor of english and urban education, shares six stories to illustrate “educators’ need to understand the social worlds and complex literacy practices of African American males in order to pay the increasing educational debt we owe all youth and break the school-to-prison […]

Alumni Answer: What’s Your Advice For The Class of 2019?

Jocelyn Testa (BS ’18), Childhood Education/Childhood Special Education) “Take a deep breath and be patient – things are very different after college, so look around, enjoy the change, appreciate little moments, and be sure to say thank you to everyone who helped you along the way.” Mimi Bergman (DPT ’17, Physical Therapy) “Approach every opportunity […]

The Class of 2019 Kicks Off NYU’s Graduation Season

The School kicks off the 2019 graduation season with three special ceremonies honoring its 2,427 graduates. Musician Rubén Blades, entrepreneur, Di-Ann Eisner, and artist-philanthropist, Susan A. Unterberg, will receive the Dorothy Height Medal.