all stories tagged "Roosevelt Island"


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Marisa Wong  |  April 23, 2014 11:23 AM | Comments
Peretz Lavie, president of the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, discusses global education initiatives and progress with Cornell NYC Tech.VIDEO
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August 21, 2013 4:59 PM | Comments
On this week's episode of MetroFocus: Cornell NYC Tech coming to Roosevelt Island, Broadband access in rural towns, the Lady at the O.K. Corral, and a museum all about math.VIDEO
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August 16, 2013 11:30 AM | Comments
On the next episode of MetroFocus: Cornell NYC Tech coming to Roosevelt Island, Broadband access in rural towns, the Lady at the O.K. Corral, and a museum all about math.VIDEO
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July 24, 2013 3:41 PM | Comments
On the show this week: building a culture for tech innovation with Cornell NYC Tech, mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrión Jr., bringing broadband for rural towns, and Malala speaks out.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  July 24, 2013 3:39 PM | Updated: August 19, 2013 10:00AM | 1 Comment
Cornell NYC Tech's $2 billion campus may be no more than a collection of architects' renderings, but preparations for the awaited applied sciences school have continued to progress behind the scenes.VIDEO
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July 19, 2013 4:09 PM | Comments
On the show this week: building a culture for tech innovation with Cornell NYC Tech on Roosevelt Island, mayoral candidate Adolfo Carrión Jr., bringing broadband for rural towns, and Malala speaks out.VIDEO
Mayor Michael Bloomberg and others walk the perimeter of the Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island on Wednesday, Oct. 17. The park opens to the public on Oct. 24. Flickr/ nycmayorsoffice
Georgia Kral  |  October 18, 2012 4:00 AM | Comments
Forty years in the making, the park on Roosevelt Island, designed by Louis Kahn, will open on Oct. 24.VIDEO
Roosevelt Island, two miles long and narrow, will soon be home to students focusing on technology. The island is preparing to become Silicon City. AP /Mark Lennihan
Lindsay Armstrong  |  June 27, 2012 4:00 AM | 2 Comments
The Cornell-Technion campus on Roosevelt Island won't be operational until 2017, but Cornell is moving full steam ahead with plans, with students arriving in the fall.VIDEO
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Georgia Kral  |  May 4, 2012 4:00 AM | 7 Comments
A new coalition has formed to bring Cornell and residents together to chart a co-existent future.VIDEO
A rendering of Cornell's plans for a campus on Roosevelt Island. It isn't official yet, but sources with inside knowledge of the tech campus competition have indicated Mayor Michael Bloomberg will announce Cornell as the winner on Monday. Image courtesy of Cornell University.
John Farley  |  December 19, 2011 11:02 AM | Updated: December 20, 2011 10:00AM | 3 Comments
The mayor announced that Cornell University was the winner of Applied Sciences NYC, a competition to build a massive new tech and engineering school in NYC. VIDEO
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