Photo: D. Finnin © AMNH AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY’S RICHARD GILDER GRADUATE SCHOOL CONFERS PH.D. AND MASTER OF ARTS IN TEACHING DEGREES GRADUATES INCLUDE NEW EARTH SCIENCE TEACHERS FOR HIGH-NEEDS SCHOOLS AND DOCTORAL GRADUATES IN COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY MUSEUM GRANTS HONORARY DEGREE TO VISIONARY ASTROPHYSICIST AND SIMONS FOUNDATION PRESIDENT DAVIDContinue Reading

Photo: Jonathan Blanc / NYPL Welcome Week will take place at all NYPL branches in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island from October 18 to October 23; branches will offer free programs and activities, and give away 15,000 draw-string bags full of school supplies The special week follows NYPL’s eliminationContinue Reading

Alex Trebek $50,000 Gift From Longtime Jeopardy! Executive Producer to Provide Financial Assistance for College Media Educators Attending Nonprofit’s Annual Faculty Conference The Television Academy Foundation today announced the establishment of the Alex Trebek Legacy Fellowship Fund with a $50,000 gift from longtime Jeopardy! executive producer Harry Friedman and the Harry & Judy Friedman Family Foundation. Named in honor ofContinue Reading

The Institute of Culinary Education in New York and Los Angeles. Visit http://www.ice.edu to learn more. (PRNewsfoto/The Institute of Culinary Education) in Culinary Arts & Food Operations /PRNewswire/ — The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) today launched the new Culinary Arts & Food Operations online diploma program, offering aspiring culinary professionals the opportunity toContinue Reading

Photo: Jonathan Blanc / NYPL. At its meeting last week, The New York Public Library’s Board of Trustees elected four new members: critically-acclaimed writers Annette Gordon-Reed and Tracy K. Smith, financier Michael Byungju Kim, and business leader Hubert Joly. The four new Trustees—named during the virtual Board meeting on SeptemberContinue Reading