A report on New York University

Albert Gallatin (1761–1849) by Gilbert Stuart
NYU Building in Washington Square, 1850
The University Heights campus, now home to Bronx Community College
Washington Square Park, with its gateway arch, is surrounded largely by NYU buildings and plays an integral role in the university's campus life.
Bobst Library
Bern Dibner Library of Science and Technology on the Brooklyn campus
NYU Langone Health
NYU Abu Dhabi
NYU Shanghai
Washington Square Village, home to NYU faculty and graduate students
A bus system transports students to and from the far ends of campus.
Jack Dorsey, American billionaire and internet entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Twitter and Square, Inc.; CAS (dropped out)
Robert Muller III, American public official; lead director of the Special Counsel investigation, author of the Mueller Report, former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation; GSAS '67
Alan Greenspan, American economist and public official; former long-time Chairman of the Federal Reserve; Stern '48, '50, '77
Carol Bellamy, American politician; former executive director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF); Law '68
Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwanese politician; Former President of the Republic of China; Law '76
Jonas Salk, American biologist; creator of the polio vaccine; founder of the Salk Institute; Medicine '39
Martin Scorsese, American filmmaker, director and actor; AFI Life Achievement Award winner, 20-time Academy Award winner, 23-time BAFTA winner, 11-time Golden Globes winner; CAS '64, Steinhardt '68
Spike Lee, American filmmaker, director and producer; two-time Academy Award winner; two-time Emmy Award winner; Tisch '83
Ang Lee OBS, Taiwanese film director; three-time Academy Award winner; two-time Golden Lion winner; Tisch '83
Alan Menken, American composer, songwriter, and record producer; one of only sixteen people to have won an Oscar, an Emmy, a Grammy, and a Tony; Steinhart '71
Suzanne Collins, American television writer and author; Author of The New York Times best-selling series The Underland Chronicles and The Hunger Games trilogy; Tisch '89
Alec Baldwin, American actor, writer, comedian and philanthropist; three-time Emmy Award winner; three-time Golden Globe winner; Tisch '94
Lady Gaga, American singer, songwriter, and actress; nine-time Grammy Award winner; thirteen-time MTV Video Music Award winner; Tisch (dropped out)
Angelina Jolie, American actress and humanitarian; three-time Golden Globe Award winner; Special Envoy to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees; Tisch (non-degree seeking)
Mahershala Ali, American actor; two-time Academy Award winner; Golden Globe Award winner; three-time Screen Actors Guild Award winner; Tisch '00
Woody Allen, American director, actor and comedian; four-time Academy Award winner; nine-time BAFTA Award winner; Tisch (dropped out)
Adam Sandler, American actor, director and comedian; five-time MTV Movie & TV Award winner; eight-time People's Choice Award winner; Tisch '88
Donald Glover, American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and singer; two-time Golden Globe Award winner; five-time Grammy Award winner; Tisch '06
Anne Hathaway, American actress; Academy Award and Golden Globe Award winner; Gallatin (dropped out)
Tom Ford, American fashion designer and filmmaker; former creative director at Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent; CAS (dropped out)

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A view of Washington Square Village from Mercer Street

Washington Square Village

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Apartment complex in a superblock in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.

Apartment complex in a superblock in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.

A view of Washington Square Village from Mercer Street
The Bleecker Street Cinema, a movie theater that closed in 1990. The Washington Square Village apartment complex is visible in the background
The buildings as seen from Bleecker Street and LaGuardia Place
Illustration of the original WSV plan. Notice the third building in the block between Bleecker and Houston Streets, which was never built.
An aerial view of Washington Square Village (Notice this image looks southwest; the illustration on the left, of the planned three building construction, looks northeast.)

It is owned by New York University and houses faculty members, graduate students, and other members of the community.

National Collegiate Athletic Association

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Nonprofit organization that regulates student athletics among about 1,100 American, Canadian, and Puerto Rican schools.

Nonprofit organization that regulates student athletics among about 1,100 American, Canadian, and Puerto Rican schools.

NCAA logo, 1971–1979
National Office, Indianapolis
2006 NCAA championship banners hang from the ceiling of the NCAA Hall of Champions in Indianapolis
NCAA National Championship trophies, rings, and watches won by UCLA teams
Map of NCAA Division I FCS schools

Following those White House meetings and the reforms which had resulted, Chancellor Henry MacCracken of New York University organized a meeting of 13 colleges and universities to initiate changes in football playing rules; at a follow-on meeting on December 28, 1905, in New York, 62 higher-education institutions became charter members of the Intercollegiate Athletic Association of the United States (IAAUS).

Fales Library

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New York University's Fales Library and Special Collections is located on the third floor of the Elmer Holmes Bobst Library at 70 Washington Square South between LaGuardia Place and the Schwartz Plaza, in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.

Robert Byron (left) with Harold Acton at Oxford around 1922

Harold Acton

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British writer, scholar, and aesthete who was a prominent member of the Bright Young Things.

British writer, scholar, and aesthete who was a prominent member of the Bright Young Things.

Robert Byron (left) with Harold Acton at Oxford around 1922
Villa La Pietra
Sala del Crocifisso, Villa La Pietra, Florence, photo by Foto Reali, Foto Reali Archive, Department of Image Collections, National Gallery of Art Library, Washington, DC
Railway Club at Oxford, conceived by John Sutro, dominated by Harold Acton. Left to right, back: Henry Yorke, Roy Harrod, Henry Weymouth, David Plunket Greene, Harry Stavordale, Brian Howard. Middle row: Michael Rosse, John Sutro, Hugh Lygon, Harold Acton, Bryan Guinness, Patrick Balfour, Mark Ogilvie-Grant, Johnny Drury-Lowe; front: porters.
Cimitero Evangelico Agli Allori

Acton was knighted in 1974 and died in Florence, leaving La Pietra to New York University.

La Maison Française

La Maison Française (New York University)

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La Maison Française

La Maison Française NYU is one of New York University's International Houses, located on its Washington Square campus.

Henry MacCracken

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American educator.

American educator.

In 1884 he was appointed professor of philosophy and vice chancellor of New York University, becoming chancellor in 1891.

Paul Simonon of the Clash performs at the Palladium on September 20, 1979

Palladium (New York City)

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Movie theatre, concert hall, and finally nightclub in New York City.

Movie theatre, concert hall, and finally nightclub in New York City.

Paul Simonon of the Clash performs at the Palladium on September 20, 1979

The Palladium closed in August 1997 following its purchase by New York University.

The office building of 115 Myrtle Avenue

Brooklyn Commons

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Business and educational center in Downtown Brooklyn, New York City.

Business and educational center in Downtown Brooklyn, New York City.

The office building of 115 Myrtle Avenue
The office building of 115 Myrtle Avenue
Chase Bank building
Former church at east end of plaza, now part of NYU

New York University's campus includes the building at 370 Jay Street, within MetroTech Center.

Samuel Finley Breese Morse, ca 1845 LOC

Samuel Morse

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American inventor and painter.

American inventor and painter.

Samuel Finley Breese Morse, ca 1845 LOC
Birthplace of Morse, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1898 photo
Daguerreotype of Samuel Morse Professor of Art while at NYU in 1839. One of the earliest existing American photographs by Dr John William Draper
Self-portrait of Morse in 1812 (National Portrait Gallery)
Dying Hercules, Morse's early masterpiece
Jonas Platt, New York politician, by Morse. Oil on canvas, 1828, Brooklyn Museum.
The House of Representatives. Oil on canvass, 1822, National Gallery of Art.
Morse maintained a studio at 94 Tradd St., Charleston, South Carolina, for a short period.
Portrait of Marquis de Lafayette
Portrait of Lafayette
Original Samuel Morse telegraph
Leonard Gale, who helped Morse achieve the technological breakthrough of getting the telegraphic signal to travel long distances over wire
Plaque at the first telegraph office
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Cover of Foreign Conspiracy Against the Liberties of the United States by Samuel F.B. Morse, 1835 edition
Morse's "repeater" circuit for telegraphy was the basis for the Supreme Court's holding some claims of Morse's patent valid.
Effect of repeaters
Portrait of Samuel F. B. Morse taken by Mathew Brady, in 1866. Medals worn (from wearer's right to left, top row): Nichan Iftikhar (Ottoman); Order of the Tower and Sword (Portugal); Order of the Dannebrog (Denmark); cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic (Spain); Legion of Honour (France); Order of Saints Maurice and Lazarus (Italy). Bottom row: Grand cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic (Spain)
Statue of Samuel F. B. Morse by Byron M. Picket, New York's Central Park, dedicated 1871
Morse was honored on the US Famous Americans Series postal issue of 1940.
Coat of Arms of Samuel Morse
Captain Demaresque of Gloucester, Massachusetts, Princeton University Art Museum
Portrait of John Adams
The Gallery of the Louvre 1831–33
Portrait of James Monroe, 5th President of the United States (c. 1819)
Eli Whitney, inventor, 1822. Yale University Art Gallery
Chart of Colors, drawn to illustrate his palette of colors

In 1832, after his return to the United States, Morse was appointed professor of painting and sculpture at the University of the City of New York, now New York University.

Yankee Stadium in 2011

Yankee Stadium

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Baseball stadium located in the Bronx, New York City.

Baseball stadium located in the Bronx, New York City.

Yankee Stadium in 2011
The iconic frieze that lined the roof of the original Yankee Stadium from 1923 to 1973 is replicated on the current stadium's roof
The Great Hall is situated along the southern front of the stadium
The view from the Grandstand Level (400 Level) August 12, 2009
The stadium, as seen from the upper deck in 2010
Yankee Stadium with the tarp on the field, before a game, in what became a rain delay
Yankee Stadium in 2012, from the left field upper deck
Four F-16C Fighting Falcons from the 174th Fighter Wing fly over the "New" Yankee Stadium on Opening Day
Yankee Stadium hosting a New York City FC soccer match in 2015.
Yankee Stadium in football configuration for a game between Army and Rutgers

A New York University graduation ceremony took place on May 13, 2009, with the address being delivered by U.S. Secretary of State and former New York Senator Hillary Clinton.