February 11, 2013

Education startups: The bottom-up approach doesn’t work here

BY ERIN GRIFFITH ON JANUARY 24, 2013 Plenty of wide-eyed, ambitious, and possibly naive startups have set out to “fix” or at the very least, improve, education. You can’t fault…

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January 14, 2013

Needed in Washington: A New Model of Compromise

By Gerald Seib The next Washington impasse already is taking shape; what is needed now is an entirely new paradigm for resolving it. One glimmer of hope is that a…

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January 7, 2013

Arsenal Capital Partners Announces Recapitalization Investment In TractManager, Inc.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact Chris Tofalli Chris Tofalli Public Relations, LLC 914-834-4334 NEW YORK, January 7, 2013 – Arsenal Capital Partners, a leading New York-based private equity firm that invests…

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January 7, 2013

MAYOR BLOOMBERG AND CHANCELLOR WALCOTT LAUNCH THE GAP APP CHALLENGE, A NEW SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT CONTEST FOR PROGRAMS TO HELP MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS EXCEL IN MATH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 2013 No. 6 www.nyc.gov Gap App Challenge is First Such Competition to be Led by a School District in the Nation, and First in a…

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December 13, 2012

The Cost of Dropping Out

Millions Struggle With High College Debt and No Degree By BEN CASSELMAN The rising cost of a college education is hitting one group especially hard: the millions of students who…

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December 6, 2012

No Labels group organizing locally to unlock Congress

Brad Shannon Published December 03, 2012 As a fairly new political activist, Frank Fauls isn’t getting discouraged over the ongoing tangle in Congress over the so-called “fiscal cliff.’’ The former…

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December 6, 2012

Economics department gets first endowed professorship

By Linda B. Glaser A $4 million gift from Ed Meyer ’48 has established the Edward H. Meyer Professorship of Economics, the first newly endowed professorship in the universitywide Department…

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November 13, 2012

Tech Report – Lightt App

By NakedBoyNews | Posted October 18, 2012 | Las Vegas, Nevada On October 17, 2012 the world saw another iPhone camera app launched, Lightt. Do we really need another camera…

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November 13, 2012

Start-Up Aims to Cast Mobile Photos in a New Lightt

Ina Fried October 17, 2012 Apps that take photos or videos are so 2011. These days, the big thing is apps that try to find some interesting fusion of the…

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November 13, 2012

Seeing the Lightt: Introducing a new social medium

by Steven Sande Oct 17th 2012 at 9:00AM Social media apps are like belly buttons: everyone has one, and with minor variations (innies versus outies) they pretty much look alike….

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