Latest New York University Stern School of Business Stories

2011-05-16 11:59:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- XanEdu, the leading faculty-preferred provider of custom course materials and textbooks, has been recognized as a 2011 Campus Technology Innovator for the development and use of the XanEdu iPad App at NYU Stern School of Business. Campus Technology announced the winners on May 15, 2011. NYU Stern and the XanEdu iPad App project was one of 10 winners selected in six categories out of nearly 400 entries. XanEdu's work at NYU Stern was...

2011-04-26 09:44:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- XanEdu, the leading faculty-preferred provider of custom course materials and textbooks, announces that its VP of Custom Publishing, Tyler Steben, and Anand Padmanabhan, CIO, NYU Stern School of Business, will co-present a 90-minute best practices session at The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International Conference and Annual Meeting (ICAM) in New York. Both will share experiences and advice for adopting...

2010-10-20 07:30:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- XanEdu, the leading faculty-preferred provider of CoursePacks and custom textbooks, has partnered with New York University Stern School of Business to conduct its first program-wide test of Apple iPads this fall. Instructors will use the XanEdu CoursePack Management System to publish materials that students will then be able to access on iPads. Last month XanEdu announced its iPad CoursePack publishing program as part of the company's strategic...

2009-08-27 09:35:00

Lifetime of Achievement Traces Arc of American Dream Parade to be Held on October 12 on Fifth Ave. in New York City NEW YORK, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kenneth G. Langone, investment banker, venture capitalist and philanthropist, will be Grand Marshal of the 2009 Columbus Day Parade in New York City. Mr. Langone, a co-founder of Home Depot and chairman of the NYU Langone Medical Center, will lead contingents of folk dancers, musicians, dignitaries, and civil servants nearly...

2008-08-27 12:01:10

Applications to business schools are surging, buoyed by a shaky economy and lingering fears over job security, the organization that administers the main business-school admissions exam said Aug. 26. The Graduate Management Admission Council [GMAC] said that 77% of business schools surveyed by the group reported an increase in application volume in 2008, up from 64% in 2007. It's the second-largest year-over-year surge in applications to full-time programs since 2002, and the highest level...

2008-08-18 15:00:36

The Stern Campus Greening Initiative (SCGI) won "green" at the national Net Impact Green Challenge, an event that recognizes and rewards members of the Net Impact group who are working on tangible projects that make a positive environmental impact on their company, campus or community. With the goal to create an awareness of sustainability among the Stern community, SCGI is the first group at New York University to organize a School-wide sustainability initiative with students, faculty,...

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