Education

Volunteers of America-Greater New York, Inc.

Discover how Build NYC (part of NYCEDC) was able to help Volunteers of America's Bronx Early Learning Center keep learning alive.

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NYC Generation Tech Launches Second Year

 |  NYCEDC
Apply now for NYC Generation Tech, a program to provide high school students with opportunities in entrepreneurship and technology.

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#39 Higher Education in New York City

Each May, thousands of students put on graduation caps and gowns and receive degrees from New York City universities. This month’s Economic Snapshot examines higher education in the City using data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Current Population Survey and American Community Survey.

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May 2013 Economic Snapshot

Higher Education in New York City as well as our regular summary of the City's economy.

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NYC Generation Tech Demo Night Features Tomorrow's Tech Entrepreneurs

 |  NYCEDC
NYCEDC and the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) announced the winners of NYC Generation Tech, a program designed to educate and inspire high school students from disadvantaged areas across New York City to pursue careers in entrepreneurship and technology.

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CTE Summer Scholar: Khaalid Ali

 |  NYCEDC
Meet Khaalid Ali, a high school student and CTE Summer Scholar interning at NYCEDC this summer.

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NYCEDC Holds Eds & Meds CEO Workshop on Life Science & Healthcare Industry Initiatives

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On July 12th, we held the latest in a series of NYC workshops with senior leaders from both the life sciences and healthcare sectors as part of our ongoing Bio (Eds & Meds) NYC 2020 study.

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NYC Next Generation Tech Challenge

 |  CET
Mayor Bloomberg’s State of the City address last week made it clear: Investing in the education of New York City’s young people, especially in technology, is critical to our City’s future.

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NYC: All Hands on Tech?

 |  NYCEDC
According to The Wall Street Journal, the percentage of New York college students pursuing careers in the tech and information sector is growing.

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Cornell to build New York science campus

 |  Source: Nature