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March 17, 2015

NYUAA to Honor Television Star, Investment Expert, and Social Entrepreneur (Part II)

On Friday, April 24, the New York University Alumni Association (NYUAA) will recognize five outstanding graduates from across the University for their exceptional personal and professional achievements and contributions to society. Meet Ted Allen (GSAS ’90) and Martin Cohen (STERN ’76), who are receiving the Distinguished Alumnus Award and Cristi Marie Hegranes (GSAS ’05), who is being honored with the Distinguished Young Alumna Award

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FEATURE

One Address, Three Outstanding Leaders in Health, Education, and Research

NYU is proud to announce the development of a new health care, education, and research facility in the heart of the NYU health sciences corridor in Manhattan. The building will feature lecture halls, offices, and research facilities for three schools: the NYU College of Nursing, College of Dentistry, and School of Engineering.

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The Archivist’s Angle

The Beginnings of the Silver School of Social Work

By Deborah Shapiro (GSAS ’16)

Happy Social Work Month! Did you know that the Silver School of Social Work began with a dentist?  The former dentist opened Youth House in 1944 as a temporary residence for children in juvenile detention. Within a few years, the House began offering field instruction to pre-professional social work students from NYU. 

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GET INVOLVED

Alumni Volunteer Orientation Webinar

Are you interested in getting involved with the NYU Alumni Association (NYUAA)? Join us for our inaugural informational webinar to learn more about volunteering!

GIVE BACK

Annual Student Giving Day

Join NYU students on Thursday, March 26 for NYU Giving Day! The goal is 200 new donors to student scholarships by end of day. Fund an NYU dream and make your gift on March 26!

PHOTOS

Recent NYU Alumni Events

Events for NYU alumni take place almost every day at locations in the New York City metro area, across the US, and around the world. This past month, alumni gathered in locations from Katz's Deli in NYC to Abu Dhabi to Seattle, and many places in between.

Check out photos from recent events on our Flickr page.

BE PART OF THE MOMENTUM

Support a Student

Unlock potential and unleash ambition by supporting a student as part of the Momentum Campaign, an ambitious effort to raise $1 billion exclusively dedicated to generating scholarships.

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ALUMNI PROFILE

Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before: a Playboy, a Mad Man, and a Lawyer Visit Every Country in the World

Can’t recall the punchline? For Albert Podell (LAW ’76) it’s not the setup of a joke, it’s his life journey. Podell’s career has taken him from roles as an editor at Playboy, to creating advertising campaigns for movies, to lobbyist, lawyer, and author; but it’s his most recent achievement that makes a resume you won’t find from anyone else in the world: Al Podell has visited every country in the planet.

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FAVORITE PROFESSORS

Remembering Jill Claster (WSC ’52, GSAS'54)

The NYU community remembers the amazing life of Jill Claster (WSC ’53, GSAS ’54), a distinguished scholar, teacher, mentor, and the first woman and alumna to serve as dean of NYU’s College of Arts and Science.

Read more about Claster’s influence here.

FEATURED EVENT

Threesis Academic Challenge

On Saturday, April 11, 2015, the competition will be tough. GSAS master's students will present their thesis in accessible language a non-expert can understand, in three minutes or less! Learn more about The Threesis Academic Challenge here.

Heard Online

Join in the Conversation

Join @NYUAlumni and your fellow NYU alumni on Twitter for the latest news, contests, giveaways, events, ideas, media, and more from the NYU alumni community. Here’s what we’ve been talking about:

Happy Selection Sunday! Nominate your favorite famous #NYU alumnus/a in our very own #MarchMadness showdown: http://ow.ly/KfQ2Q  

NYU is coming to Yankee Stadium! Exclusive NYU alumni suite tickets and info at http://ow.ly/KoLey (pic: http://ow.ly/i/92jvP)

@Danielle_1423 At the historic Katz Deli for #NYUAlumniAccess Event! @nyualumni

Root root root for the home team! MT @NYTSports After 41 years, baseball returns to NYU http://nyti.ms/17O0p0p  

Congrats, Bryan! MT @nyuniversity: The @nytimes' first Instagram posts are shots by alumnus @bdentonphoto (TSOA '05): http://bit.ly/1GjnnYK  

 

NYU Trivia

On March 4th we celebrated the 123rd birthday of the Washington Square Arch! Can you name the notable architect behind this monument's design?

Send your answer to alumni.connect@nyu.edu for a chance to win a limited edition NYU vintage-themed t-shirt!

Congratulations to Karen Orton Bacchi (CAS ’92), winner of last month’s raffle. The correct answer: Former President Harry S. Truman visited NYU in 1957.


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FEATURED BENEFIT

Hartford Disability Income Insurance Plan

Don't let a disability put an end to your income. Disability insurance should be an essential part of everyone’s portfolio decisions. A disabling injury or sickness can happen in the blink of an eye. And if you have to stop working, chances are your income will stop too. The Hartford Disability Income Insurance Plan available through the NYUAA can help. Visit alumniplans.com/nyuaa to learn more.


CAREER DEVELOPMENT

NYU Wasserman Career Assessment

The NYU Wasserman Center supports alumni at all stages of career and professional development. There are many resources NYU alumni can access at the NYU Wasserman Center, including career development assessment tools. The Strong Interest Inventory, Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, and PRINT© Survey are available to assist alumni/ students with learning about their interests, preferences, and work styles. Schedule an appointment with a career coach to identify the right assessment for you- appointments can be scheduled through NYU CareerNet. To learn more, please visit the NYU Wasserman Center alumni webpage or email career.alumni@nyu.edu. Please note: Alumni from Stern Graduate, College of Dentistry, School of Medicine and School of Law can access career services and resources at their respective school-based career services offices.


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