Holly West of Higher Education Program Receives Leadership Award

Holly F. West, a doctoral candidate in the Steinhardt School’s Program in Higher and Post Secondary Education, is the recipientof the 2010 K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award from the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AAC&U). The award recognizes studentswho demonstrate a commitment to helping develop academic and civic responsibility in their communities and […]

Beyond the Kegel: An Interview with Physical Therapy Instructor Barbara Cooper

Barbara Cooper , adjunct clinical instructor in Steinhardt’s Department of Physical Therapy, teaches ‘Integumentary and Other Systems,’ which offers students an insight into the treatment of urinary incontinence in pelvic patients. A graduate of the Steinhardt School (BS ’79), Cooper currently serves as coordinator of women’s health services at Physical Therapy for Women in Trumbull, […]

Pedro Noguera on School Reform in Education Next

Pedro Noguera, Peter L. Agnew Professor of Education, has a lengthy interview in the Winter issue of Education Next, talking about school reform. An architect of the Broader, Bolder Approach to Education (BPA), Noguera argues that for school reform to have meaningful results, schools must begin meeting the social and emotional needs of students living […]

Music Technology Program Opens $6.5 Million State-of-the-Art Teaching Facility

NYU Steinhardt’s program in music technology officially unveiled its new $6.5 million state-of-the-art teaching, recording, and research facility, the culmination of a two-year capital project to update the program’s existing collection of studios at 35 West 4th Street. The facility, a 7,500 square foot multifunctional teaching, recording, and research space, was designed by Gensler and […]

Audio Slideshow: Stuart Sherman Exhibition at 80 WSE Galleries

Through December 19, 80 Washington Square East Galleries presents an exhibition of the works of Stuart Sherman, a member of the important generation of American avant-garde performance artists who rose to prominence in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Stuart is best-known for the performances he called “spectacles,” which often took the form of small […]

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Educational Transitions Focus of Steinhardt Policy Breakfast Series

The focus of this year’s Steinhardt Policy Breakfast series is educational transitions, from early childhood through young adulthood. The three-part series recently kicked off with a talk by Bridget Hamre, associate director of the Center for Advanced Study of Teaching and Learning at University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education, who noted that now is […]