Post Tagged with: "NYU"

NYU College of Dentistry (Photo by Heejeong Yu for voices of NY)

Korean Dentist at NYUCD: ‘I was discriminated against’

East Asian, Manhattan May 23, 2019 at 3:27 pm

A Korean-American dentist is suing NYU College of Dentistry over its hiring and promotion practices. She speaks to The Korea Daily.

NYU's Lipton Dining Hall now fully halal. (Photo from the Islamic Center at NYU via The Villager)

Halal Dining Hall Opens at NYU

Food, Manhattan, Muslim February 6, 2019 at 1:20 pm

NYU has opened its first dining hall to serve entirely halal food, reports The Villager.

Table Tennis at NYU’s Tandon

Table Tennis at NYU’s Tandon

Brooklyn, East Asian, Sports, Video October 5, 2018 at 4:36 pm

Meet the NYU Table Tennis Club, who practice at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering in Brooklyn, in this video from SinoVision English Channel.

(Image via Greek News)

Minoan Art – Restored or Reconstituted?

Culture, History, Western European December 8, 2017 at 3:37 pm

An exhibit and book explore the ways in which Minoan art was “reconstituted,” reports Greek News.

In Avila, Spain, volunteers unearth the remains of a guerrilla killed in 1950 by Franco's Civil Guard  (Photo courtesy of ARMH)

With Help from NY, Remembering Spain’s ‘Disappeared’

The NYC-based Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives has awarded the Association for the Recovery of HIstorical Memory in Spain $100,000 to support their human rights activities.

A student from KGSA offers a dental consultation at a free health checkup event held  Feb. 28 at a senior center in Corona (Photo courtesy of KCS Korean American Senior Center of Corona)

Offering Korean Elderly Free Checkups

East Asian, Health, New York, Queens, Seniors March 5, 2015 at 11:56 am

The Korean Graduate Students Association at NYU gave dental and other health consultations to seniors to thank the first generation for the struggles they endured to settle in the U.S., reports Korea Daily.

Ru-Ling Chang, who put together the materials for the class. (Photo provided by Chang, via World Journal)

NYU to Offer Chinese Classes for Real Estate Brokers

East Asian, Education, Housing, In the News February 8, 2013 at 11:10 am

In response to the increasing presence of Chinese buyers in the New York real estate market, NYU’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies has put together a course offering Chinese language and culture classes to real estate professionals, reports World Journal.

Native New Yorker Croons His Love For Korea on YouTube

Culture, Video March 22, 2012 at 1:06 pm

Michael Aronson, a New York native who now lives in Seoul, Korea, loves everything about his adopted country. He expresses this love in video clips (like his frolicking, hip-hop-inflected ode to the Seoul subway system, above) that he posts on YouTube.

Arab Immigrants Consider Returning Home After Revolutions

Immigration, In the News, Middle Eastern March 13, 2012 at 5:21 pm

Some Middle Eastern expatriates are considering returning to their homelands after the Arab Spring protests. A new academic research program was launched in New York last month to study the effect of the Arab Spring on immigrants and their decision to return home.