“Probably Chelsea,” a touring art installation by Heather Dewey-Hagborg, uses DNA from Chelsea Manning to generate facial models, which were then 3D printed on equipment at the LaGuardia Studio. Manning was sentenced to prison for passing government secrets to WikiLeaks and was later pardoned by President Barack Obama. The exhibit and the models produced at the LaGuardia Studio were also featured on the Getty Images site.
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Highly detailed LiDAR data about Dublin, Ireland, collected by NYU professor Debra F. Laefer and stored as part of NYU Data Services’ Spatial Data Repository is featured in the “Explore” pages of the February 2018 issue of National Geographic. This data represents the highest-resolution mapping of a densely populated urban area ever collected. This Technology […]
Digital Library Technology Services (DLTS) recently augmented an online collection of documents related to the Sylvester Manor in Long Island, the home of the original European settlers on Shelter Island in eastern Long Island, built in 1652. Parts of the collection have been digitized and made available before. Now, with a grant from the Gardiner […]
NYU’s LaGuardia Studio was recently featured in a New York Times article for their work with Dr. Eduardo D. Rodriguez, MD, DDS and the NYU Langone Medical Center’s Hansjӧrg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery and Face Transplant Program. LGS staff have been involved with 3D scanning and printing incredibly detailed, lifelike masks for face transplant donors.
HackNYU is a 48-hour hackathon that invites NYU community members across the University’s global campuses to complete for the best app in four categories: Accessibility & Assistive Technology, Sustainability & Social Impact, Healthcare, and Education Technology. Visit the website to learn more and to apply to the March 23–25 event as a volunteer or a […]
NYU IT is committed to delivering faster, more reliable wireless network service to the NYU community. Learn more about NYU IT’s upgrade plan to improve wireless connectivity at NYU New York buildings, as well as future enhancements and resources for troubleshooting common wifi issues.
NYU is embarking on a new digital accessibility program to ensure that all members of the NYU community can participate fully in teaching, learning, research, and other activities, regardless of their abilities. Kitty Bridges will lead NYU’s digital accessibility program as the new AVP of Digital Accessibility. Jodi Goldberg will join the new team as […]
In December, NYUHome won a Gold Medal Award from Education Digital Marketing Awards. This is one of the awards sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report which recognizes the best educational websites, digital content, electronic communications, mobile media, and social media. Judges for the Education Digital Marketing Awards consisted of a national panel of higher education […]
Watch this quick video on how to submit print jobs to your personal NYU Print Service queue from any mobile device that can send email and attach files, including tablets, smartphones, and Chromebooks. Simply send your file to email@example.com (for black & white) or firstname.lastname@example.org (for color) and collect your printout at any NYU Print […]
Now equipped with more mobile-friendly and ADA-compliant features, the enhanced NYU Albert—the University’s portal for student enrollment and financial information—offers improved tools, easier navigation, and more. Visit the Albert Help website for an overview of the upgraded Student, Faculty, and Advisor Centers, training resources, and IT support information.