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NYU Wagner Announces Five Fellowship Recipients

            NYU Wagner is delighted to announce that five highly accomplished incoming students have been selected as the recipients of our named Fellowships for the fall of 2014. Chosen by screening judges, the students...

Why place matters: 2014 Henry Hart Rice Urban Policy Forum at NYU Wagner features urban expert Robert J. Sampson

The 2014 Henry Hart Rice Urban Policy Forum at NYU Wagner attracted more than 100 people to hear Robert J. Sampson discuss his ambitious research, spelled out in his recently published book, Great American City:...

Prof. Katherine O’Regan sworn in as HUD Assistant Secretary for Policy Development & Research

Professor Katherine O’Regan was sworn in April 29 as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s new Assistant Secretary of Policy Development and Research. The...

Sherry Glied, Dean of NYU Wagner, Discusses the Affordable Care Act

NYU Wagner Dean Sherry Glied delivered a talk about the Affordable Care Act to about 150 students, faculty and others April 24, providing her "classroom" – the Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue at Wagner – with an...

Adjunct Professor Launches Blog on Compassionate Civilization

A new blog by Robertson Work, Adjunct Professor of Public Administration at NYU Wagner, shares his writings and musings on what he identifies as an emerging...

U.S. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Talks Housing Reform

On Tuesday, April 22, NYU Wagner and the Bipartisan Policy Center hosted Shaun Donovan, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, to discuss developments in housing finance reform. The event centered on the...

Three NYU Wagner Students Named 2014 Presidential Management Fellows Program Finalists

Three outstanding NYU Wagner students have been selected as Finalists by the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program, a flagship U.S. government leadership...

NYC Housing Agency Taps Wagner Alumnus/Adjunct for Top Post

A recent NYU Wagner graduate and current adjunct assistant professor of public administration, David Quart, has been named to a senior-level post in the housing agency of the New...

NYU Wagner Welcomes Students from Across the Globe to Admitted Student Day

On Friday, NYU Wagner welcomed over 150 students to New York City for Admitted Student Day 2014. Attendees traveled from all over the globe – including Rio de...

US and NYS Education Chiefs, at NYU Wagner, Back Common Core

New York State Education Commissioner John B. King, Jr. – joined by U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan – addressed approximately 240 students and educators at NYU Wagner on April 10, articulating strong support for the...