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Roosevelt Island Campus, New Tech Hub

Roosevelt Island Campus, New Tech Hub

The signs that read “Roosevelt Island: A Fresh Look at the Big Apple,” will soon be true for the area, which is expecting a new complex of buildings meant to make a statement about 21st-century urban design and help transform NY into a lasting 21st-century economic presence. The graduate school, [Full Story…]

Stanford Withdrew Bid Because NY Kept Changing Terms, Says Stanford Daily

Stanford Withdrew Bid Because NY Kept Changing Terms, Says Stanford Daily

Stanford University withdrew its bid for NYs applied sciences and engineering campus because the city continually changed the terms of the offer, according to The Stanford Daily, rebutting media reports that the university was unprepared for the city’s tough negotiating tactics. The University [Full Story…]

Why Cornell Won and Stanford Lost, Another Perspective on NY’s New Applied Science Campus

Why Cornell Won and Stanford Lost, Another Perspective on NY's New Applied Science Campus

Wired talked to Charlie Kim, CEO of NextJump, who was on the mayor's committee to select the science and technology campus for NY. Kim said that Stanford University was inherently conflicted from day one. While the proposal it brought was strong, the California school could have faced trouble at [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…]

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, Cornell, Technion: Which will be NYs New Engineering School?

Stanford, Cornell, Technion: Which will be NYs New Engineering School?

Several months ago, Mayor Bloomberg began his campaign  to lobby universities across the world to submit for an RFP to build an  applied sciences school in NY.  At the time,  27 institutions expressed interest in the project, but as the city will be announcing next week the official RFP, BetaBeat is [Full Story…]