The Wall Street Journal

"NYU Makes Tuition Free for All Medical Students"

One of many wonderful stories about NYU’s groundbreaking announcement this summer.

"U.S. Judge Rules for NYU in $358 Million Retirement-Fees Case"

The U.S. District Court in the Southern District of New York dismissed a class action lawsuit that had alleged NYU to have been an imprudent steward of its employee retirement plans. ?

"A Radical Pitch to Save Baseball"

Economist Steven J. Brams believes we should use the principles of game theory to make baseball less boring. ?

The Washington Post

"The State Department wants to limit Chinese student visas. Its plan goes too far."

My recent opinion piece urging the State Department to exercise caution when developing immigration policies that could hamper the future of US scientific advancement.

The New York Times

"Surprise Gift: Free Tuition for All N.Y.U. Medical Students"


"A James Baldwin Book, Forgotten and Overlooked for Four Decades, Gets Another Life"

A fascinating account of how Assistant Professor of English Nicholas Boggs led a crusade to republish Baldwin’s forgotten children’s book.


The Atlantic

"Why Rich Kids Are So Good at the Marshmallow Test"

Steinhardt’s Tyler Watts’s research debunks some long-held notions about what character traits in children predict success.