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Applied Science Campus Becomes a Game Changer, Looks for Architects

Applied Science Campus Becomes a Game Changer, Looks for Architects

According to Inside Higher Ed, when 18 universities responded to Mayor Bloomberg’s competition for a state-of-the-art applied science center, it was the largest number ever of higher ed institutions simultaneously considering stretching their infrastructures across space and time. No other city [Full Story…]

#SMWNY – NYCEDC Holds Panel on Digital Growth For Social Media Week

#SMWNY - NYCEDC Holds Panel on Digital Growth For Social Media Week

For Social Media Week NY, the New York City Economic Development Corporation is holding a panel discussion tomorrow at 4 p.m. examining the role of government in social media. City administrators as well as local entrepreneurs will discuss how new initiatives are creating an environment for tech [Full Story…]

Appplied Science Campus Looks to Help Grow Tech Prowess of NY

Appplied Science Campus Looks to Help Grow Tech Prowess of NY

While Silicon Valley has long been known as the hub of entrepreneurialism and technological innovation, NY has too risen in prominence -- it has become a city with boundless possibilities when creativity and innovation collide. The Bloomberg administration has helped to foster the tech spirit and [Full Story…]

Cornell’s CIS Dean Explains Future of NY Tech Campus

Cornell's CIS Dean Explains Future of NY Tech Campus

Daniel Huttenlocher, the Dean of Faculty of Computing and Information Science at Cornell Unversity, recently explained to TechCrunch the details of the tech ecosystem ahead for NY with the future building of its new applied science campus on Roosevelt Field.  Joining with the Technion-Israel [Full Story…]

Surge in Students Studying Computer Science in NY

Surge in Students Studying Computer Science in NY

Computer science majors on are the rise throughout top-tier universities -- particularly in NY, where Cornell University recently announced it will be building an applied-sciences campus on Roosevelt Island. The number of declared undergraduate computer science majors at the Columbia University [Full Story…]

Stanford Pulls Bid, No Longer in the Running for NY Applied Science Campus

Stanford Pulls Bid, No Longer in the Running for NY Applied Science Campus

With the recent bid from the Bloomberg administration to build an applied science campus in NY, Stanford University had been considered the frontrunner in the competition, for which the city first offered monetary incentives more than a year ago. According to a press release from the Stanford news [Full Story…]

NY’s Tech Scene is the Anti-Suburb Tech Sprawl, Says Florida

NY's Tech Scene is the Anti-Suburb Tech Sprawl, Says Florida

In a recent article by Richard Florida in The Atlantic Cities,  Florida addresses some of the recent positive developments in the NY tech sector, namely pointing to the fact that the city: is now home to 400 star ups  the Bloomberg administration's project to build an applied science and [Full Story…]

Gov. Cuomo Will Make Tech Campus a Top Priority Project

Gov. Cuomo Will Make Tech Campus a Top Priority Project

The bid to put a new applied science campus in NY spearheaded has become a priority project for the city's Regional Economic Development Council, an initiative led by Governor Andrew Cuomo. The council works to spark economic growth in NY and hopes to accelerate the review and approval process by [Full Story…]

Stanford Partners with City College

Stanford Partners with City College

Stanford University has announced they are collaborating with NY's City College to offer students the chance to study Standford's engineering curriculum. Standford will use a grant won from the National Sciences Foundation to kick start the partnership. According to Crain's New York, Stanford "will [Full Story…]

The NY Applied Science School: Are NYIT and Manhattan College in the Mix?

The NY Applied Science School: Are NYIT and Manhattan College in the Mix?

by Lisha Arino As previously reported, 27 institutions from around the world this past summer have expressed interest in helping NY start a new school for applied sciences, which is part of Mayor Bloomberg’s plan to attract more tech firms to the area. But two local schools aren’t on that [Full Story…]

Cornell Vies to be NY’s New Campus

Cornell Vies to be NY's New Campus

In a recent PeHub interview with Dan Huttenlocher, the dean of computing and information science at Cornell, discuss the recent RFP announcement from the Bloomberg administration to building a science and engineering campus in NY. The dean explains that Cornell, which is one of the universities in [Full Story…]