May 21, 2012
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Addresses NYU's Class of 2012 at Commencement
Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor with student speaker Alexis Leigh Cohen (DEN ’12) and Sam S. Bae (DEN '12).
New York University's 180th Commencement exercises were held on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Yankee Stadium.
Bloomberg Announces NYU's Center for Urban Studies and Progress
Photo rendering of Willoughby Avenue
On April 23, 2012, Mayor Bloomberg announced the launch of the Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), an applied science research institute that is being created by New York University and NYU-Poly with a consortium of world-class universities and the foremost international tech companies to address the needs of cities.
NYUAA Awards Luncheon
2012 Alumni Award Honorees
The 2012 NYU Alumni Awards were presented on April 19 at a luncheon at the Plaza Hotel. Pictured above from left to right: Daniel Barry (GSAS ’83), Distinguished Alumnus Award; Jacqueline Murekatete (CAS ’07), Distinguished Young Alumna Award; Alan Greenspan (STERN ’48, ’77, GSAS ’50), Eugene J. Keogh Award for Distinguished Public Service; NYU President John Sexton; Vasiliki Karlis (DEN ’92), Distinguished Alumna Award; and NYU Alumni Association President Michael Denkensohn (STERN, ’73). The President's Alumni Achievement Award was presented posthumously to Matthew Sapolin (WSC ’93, WAG ’96).
For additional information about the honorees, click here.
The Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute Celebrates 100 Years
On April 3, 2012, the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute and New York University celebrated the 100th anniversary of its Journalism program. Click below to view photos of the event.
Dr. Dale Jamieson
by Jamie Menaker (GSAS ‘12)
After working with environmental issues for over thirty years, Dr. Dale Jamieson is spearheading one of the first major, university-level Animal Studies program in the nation.
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Congratulations to the NYU Alumni Association's 2012-13 Officers
Phyllis Barasch (STERN '81), President
Scott Dwyer (STERN '01), Vice President
Jerry Goldman (ARTS '73), Vice President
Jeffrey S. Gould (WSC '79), Vice President
Beverly Hyman (STEINHARDT '80), Vice President
Ronald Rapatalo (CAS '97), Vice President
Taffi Woolward (CAS '02, '04), Secretary
By Jamie Menaker (GSAS ’12)
The filmmaker pushed the limits during her time at NYU, and today she is one of the youngest film producers in New York City, as one-half of the team responsible for Lonelyleap Film New York.
The Archivist's Angle
NYU on the Red Carpet
by Claire Ashley Wolford (GSAS '13)
New York City is one of the foremost cities in the world for television and film production, and New York University contributes to the city’s artistic pedigree with one of the country’s most renowned film and television programs.
Congratulations, Class of 2012!
Doreen: Congratulations to my soon-to-be fellow alumni! What an incredible accomplishment! I wish you much joy and success in all of your future endeavors!
Rebecca: I remember my walk to Washington Square Park in 92!!! ~ Have a great day everyone and congratulations!!!!
Efstathios: I remember having the ceremony at Washington Square Park. God Bless the entire NYU family and to all the graduates "dream big".
James: Congratulations to the class of 2012!
Arthur: WAY TO GO GUYS!! GOOD LUCK AND ALL THE BEST
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