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

Issue 1, “Dream to Reality,” imagines Callie’s trailblazing path as the first woman on the Moon. Callie and her robot sidekick, RT, overcome setbacks, disappointment, and tragedy along the way. Credits: NASA NASA released its first digital, interactive graphic novel on Saturday in celebration of National Comic Book Day. “FirstContinue Reading

Installation view, Taryn Simon: The Color of a Flea’s Eye: The Picture Collection, New York Public Library, 2020. Artwork © Taryn Simon. Photo: Rob McKeever September 24, 2021 — January 9, 2022The New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, 476 Fifth Avenue, New York The New York Public Library isContinue Reading

Annual Awards Competition for Student-Produced Programs and Professional Development Summit Offers Media Students  Career Exposure in Hollywood The Television Academy Foundation today announced the submission period is now open for the 41 st  College Television Awards and Summit to be held in spring 2022. The annual College Television Awards ceremony recognizes and rewards excellence in student-producedContinue Reading

Photo: Jonathan Blanc / NYPL. From September 15th through October 15th, The New York Public Library is commemorating National Hispanic Heritage Month with online and in-person events, bilingual storytimes, information and educational tools, and reading recommendations to amplify Latinx voices, history and experiences.  These offerings, which underscore the work theContinue Reading

Photo: Jonathan Blanc / NYPL. Homework help, paid internships for teens, and circulating STEAM kits to be offered at select branches across the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island beginning in September The New York Public Library is offering a suite of new in-person educational programs this fall, designed to supportContinue Reading

(BPT) – Back-to-school is here, and once again, it looks a little different this year. With an increasing level of uncertainty, and the possibility of various learning formats — in-person, virtual and hybrid — parents, caregivers and teachers need to be prepared and stay flexible for the year ahead. MostContinue Reading

Conalep III in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, is participating in the Microsoft TEALS computer science education program this 2021-22 school year. Principal Alma Rosa Cital stands with high school students Roberto Delgado Muñoz, Daisy Aguilera Suarez and Alexis García Amador. The expansion is the largest for Technology Education and Literacy inContinue Reading