Columbia University is sponsoring a conversation with the author Jennifer Egan. Read on for an event description and links to further information.
Tuesday, February 7th, 2012, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
International Affairs Building, Room 1501
420 West 118th Street
A conversation with Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit From the Goon Squad as well as Look at Me and The Keep. Moderated by Willing Davidson, fiction editor of The New Yorker.
Rewiring the Real is a yearlong series of conversations with writers about the interplay of literature, technology and religion, including Mark Z. Danielewski on April 24.
Dear Members of the NYU Community,
The NYU Administrative Management Council’s Community Service Committee is running a recycling items collection drive during the months of January and February for the NYU community.
Drop Off Collection Items being sought include:
old cell phones
holiday, birthday, and general greeting cards — only the front of the cards, please — please rip the back of the card off before donating it.
Collection Item sought for that will be picked up include:
canes, crutches and walkers
Please see the following web location for further information, including drop off locations :
Please circulate this information within your area to others.
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New York University is one of eight universities to offer the Dalai Lama Fellowship, an international program of the Dalai Lama Center.
One fellow will be chosen from each university to receive up to $10,000 toward a year-long project of his of her design in one of four focus areas:
1. diminishing violence;
2. mitigating income and wealth inequities;
3. encouraging cross-cultural and inter-religious communications and understanding;
4. promoting environmental sustainability.
All full-time students – undergraduate, graduate and professional students – who will be enrolled at NYU in Academic Year 2012 – 2013, are invited to apply. Dalai Lama Fellowship Application
Application Deadline: February 21, 2012
Please direct any inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org or 212 998-2329.
Monday, January 30
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, Room 802
Free; Open to public; photo ID required for entry into Kimmel
Attend this conversation about the face of immigration and reform in 2012. The event coincides with the release of the book, Green Card Stories. Panelists are Saundra Amrhein (journalist and Green Card Stories author), Stephen Yale-Loehr (immigration lawyer and Cornell professor), and Randolph Sealey (orthopedic surgeon and green card holder). Photo ID is required for the Kimmel Center. For more information, click here. Co-sponsored by Umbrage Editions and the NYU Office for International Students and Scholars.