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Study Finds New York City's Small High School Reform "Lifted All Boats"

     A new study by NYU Wagner professors Leanna Stiefel and Amy Ellen Schwartz finds that small urban high schools produced better results than their...

NYU Wagner Presidents Service Award Recipients for 2015

On April 21, students from across New York University were honored at the31st Annual President's Service Awards,...

Kovner-Behrman Health Forum Focuses on Coordination of Cancer Care

Established by NYU Wagner Professor Anthony Kovner in 1996, the annual Kovner-Behrman Health Forum focused on “Coordination of Cancer Care: The Patient Perspective” on April 20, with a discussion featuring Associate...

The growth of cesarean delivery in China the focus of health policy discussion

Professor Jian-meng Liu of Peking University visited NYU Wagner on April 3 to talk about the growth of cesarean delivery in China, and the consequences for long-term child health. Professor Liu, who directs China’s Office...

Scottish Parliamentary Leader Talks About the 2014 Independence Referendum

The Scottish Parliament’s Presiding Officer, the Right Honourable Tricia Marwick, MSP, delivered a fascinating NYU Wagner guest lecture on April 10 entitled “Scotland’s Journey to and Beyond the Referendum on Independence...

NYC Housing Commissioner Vicki Been Discusses Affordable Housing Initiative at Urban Policy Forum

Vicki Been returned to NYU Wagner to discuss her role at the helm the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and the ambitious city...

NYU Wagner Professor Named to NYC Health & Hospitals Board

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on April 7 the appointment of NYU...

All Things Being Equal: Reflections of a Social Justice Leader - A Conversation with Darren Walker

Last night we welcomed Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, to talk about his leadership journey and his calling to aid social justice efforts. NYU...

Blue-Ribbon Panel Chaired by NYU Wagner Prof. Gordon Campbell to Look into Closures of Several Nonprofit Organizations

Gordon J. Campbell, Professor of Practice at NYU Wagner and Director of the school’s Executive MPA Program, is among two dozen seasoned nonprofit human services executives who have been named to a blue-ribbon Commission...

Alumnus an Honoree in Crain's "40 Under 40" List of Up and Comers

The annual “40 Under 40” issue of Crain’s New York for 2015 honors NYU Wagner alumnus Gary Rodney (MUP, 1999). As President of the New York City Housing Development Corp., Rodney is at the forefront of carrying out Mayor...