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NYU, With Two Other Universities, Is Accepting Applications for New Executive Program in Applied Data Analytics

A new certificate program in applied data analytics will be offered starting January, 2017, through a collaboration of New York University, the University of Chicago, and the University of Maryland. Applications are now...

NYU Wagner Announces Master of Science in Public Policy (MSPP) Degree Program

In today’s complex world, a wide array of skills are needed to have an impact on public policy, from knowledge of economics and the context of policy, to a strong set of quantitative abilities. And as state, city, and...

NYU Wagner Introduces New Specialization in Social Impact, Innovation, and Investment

As today’s global challenges become increasingly complex, the need for innovative, sustainable solutions has never been more glaring. Given the world’s population growth, inequitable distribution of essential resources,...

Rudin Center report eyes 2019 L train closure and mitigation

The L train tunnel between Manhattan and Brooklyn will close fully to trains for 18 months in 2019 to repair extensive damage from Superstorm Sandy.  The L has become synonymous with the Brooklyn brand; ridership at...

Professor Ospina Presents Innovative Leadership Approach at International Workshop

On June 21, Professor Sonia Ospina presented a co-authored paper at an international leadership workshop held in Barcelona.

The workshop brought together international thought leaders from the public, nonprofit,...

Professor David Elcott, in Indonesia, Leads Trainings on Religious and Civic Pluralism

For part of the summer, NYU Wagner Professor David Elcott is working in Indonesia to help members of a grassroots network in their struggle to maintain a pluralistic society despite rising fundamentalism.

The Gus...

NYU Wagner Graduate to Run Large NYC Hospital

A highly accomplished alumna of NYU Wagner will soon take charge of a major New York hospital: Jaclyn Mucaria (MPA 1985) ascends to President of New York-Presbyterian/Queens as of August 1.

Ms. Mucaria has been the...

NYU Wagner Alumnae Honored as 40-Under-40 Food Policy Rising Star

Congratulations to NYU Wagner alumnae Jenifer Clapp (MPA 2007) and Ellie Berens (MPA 2015)  for making the 40-Under-40 NYC Food Policy rising-stars list! Ms. Clapp...

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi Appoints NYU Wagner Dean Sherry Glied to Evidence-Based Policymaking Panel

NYU Wagner Dean and Professor of Public Service Sherry Glied will serve on a new      bipartisan commission to look at ways to use data more effectively to measure the impact of federal tax and spending programs.

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Ghanaian Women's Social Leadership Program: Graduating the Second Cohort & Welcoming the Third Cohort of Leading Women in Social Change

On May 2, 2016, the Ghanaian Women’s Social Leadership Program (GWSLP) held a graduation ceremony for the 2015-2016 cohort. The event acknowledged 15 exceptional...