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Twenty Designers, Eighty and Over

J. Michael Welton | Posted 05.26.2016 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Here we have a book that, as they say in the news business, has legs - and long ones at that. Twenty over Eighty, Princeton Architectural Press Ail...

Kickstarter Co-Founder Yancey Strickler on Creating Crowdfunding

92nd Street Y | Posted 03.11.2016 | Technology
92nd Street Y

"Could there be a world where a great idea can happen just because other people thought it was cool? Isn't that a universe we should live in where tha...

The Power of Pairs: Mentor + Protégé = Genius

Lily Liu | Posted 03.10.2016 | Women
Lily Liu

When I hear the word genius, my thoughts turn towards divine gifts bestowed only upon a lucky few; That it was written in the stars for geniuses and us regular folk just weren't destined for such great feats.

The Lone Genius Paradigm and Our Infatuation With Intellectual Heroes

Ágnes Mócsy | Posted 03.09.2016 | Science
Ágnes Mócsy

Let's be frank. Most of us physicists are not geniuses, though we are often labeled that way. We achieve with hard work, commitment, passion, mentoring, and collaboration.

Pilobolus Dance Breaks the Rules by Playing by Them

92nd Street Y | Posted 03.08.2016 | Arts
92nd Street Y

Rules @ Play is a lively, interactive show created specifically for children and families, exploring how rules actually present opportunities to solve problems and overcome challenges.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Notorious and Genius

Irin Carmon | Posted 03.09.2016 | Women
Irin Carmon

Ginsburg was a legal visionary born at a time when girls were expected to marry lawyers. Though she was consistently academically excellent, she did not become a feminist until mid-life, defying the early-bloomer narrative. But when she did, she spent a decade deliberately transforming women's status under the law.

Where Genius Lies

Connor Franta | Posted 03.07.2016 | Impact
Connor Franta

Arguably the most difficult part of creating something "genius" is having a genius idea in the first place. Every great novel, hit record, and innovative business model began with an idea. In fact, every single thing you see in this very moment came into being after a person had an idea.

Nature's FARMacy: Inspiring Scientific Geniuses Through the Kitchen

92nd Street Y | Posted 03.08.2016 | Science
92nd Street Y

Vayu Maini Rekdal is a chef-scientist originally from Stockholm, Sweden. He is currently a PhD student in the Molecules, Cells and Organisms program a...

If You Could Invent A Religion, What Would It Look Like?

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 01.20.2016 | Religion

If you could start a new religion that would change the world for the better, what would it look like? If some ideas are bubbling to the surface, then...

The Faithful Shopper: A City for Divine Dancers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 09.17.2015 | New York
Read More: Great White Way, Broadway, Off-Off Broadway, Off Broadway, Manhattan, Ballerinas, So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing With the Stars, Hip-Hoppers, Contemporary, Tap Dancing, Capezio, 1650 Broadway, 201 Amsterdam Avenue, Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Yoga, On Stage Dancewear, 197 Madison Avenue, Bloch, Tutus, Skate Wear, Cheerleading, Ice Skating, Pretty Ballerinas, 1034 Lexington Avenue, 27 East 67th Street, Madison Avenue, Angelina Jolie, Lindsay Lohan, Kelly Osborne, Broadway Dance Center, 322 W 45th Street, Dance Moms, The Bar Method, 155 Spring Street, Pure Barre, Columbus Circle, Union Square, West Village, Financial District, Brooklyn, Williamsburg, Greenpoint, Cobble Hill, 2109 Broadway, 24 West 57th Street, 161 Avenue of the Americas Cardio, Strength Training, Stretching, Recovery Exercises American Ballet Theatre, Abt, 890 Broadway, Kevin McKenzie, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 405 West 55th Street, Alvin Ailey, 92nd Street Y, Robert Battle, New York City Ballet, David H Koch Theater, 20 Lincoln Center, George Balanchine, Lincoln Kirstein, George Balanchine's the Nutcracker, New York's Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Peter Martins, Rosemary Dunleavy, Justin Peck, Abby Lee Miller, Abby Lee Dance Company, Maddie Ziegler, Mackenzie Ziegler, Nia Frazier, Kendall Vertes, Chloe Lukasiak, Kalani Hilliker, Jojo Siwa, Alec Mazo, Cheryl Burke, Julianne Hough, Mark Ballas, Derek Hough, Kym Johnson, Karina Smirnoff, Peta Murgatroyd, Tony Dovolani, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Witney Carson, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Misty Copeland, Yuan Yuan Tan, Shannon Harkins, Kayla Rowser, Desmond Richardson, Natalia Osipova, Chi Cao, Chehon Wespi-Tschopp, Evelyn Cisneros, José Manuel Carreño, Wendy Whelan, Aesha Ash, Cassa Pancho, Carlos Acosta, Sylvie Guillem, Shiori Kase, Michaela Deprince, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Bodywrappers, Eurotard, physi5que7, New York News
Faith Hope Consolo

There's no shortage of supplies, services or opportunities for every one of the city's delightful dancers and extraordinary dance companies.

A Rabbi And An Atheist Talk Good And Evil

New York Magazine | Sofia Lyons | Posted 03.13.2015 | World

Ever wondered what an atheist and a rabbi would have in common in a discussion of morality? On Saturday, as part of the 92nd Street Y's Seven Days of ...

Why #GivingTuesday Is More Than Just Hashtag Activism

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact

While countless Americans have spent the past week sprinting through their respective towns and cities taking advantage of the best holiday shopping d...

The Urgent Need to Stand Against the Criminalization of Persons With Mental Illness

Ginger Lerner-Wren | Posted 11.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Ginger Lerner-Wren

(Author's note: I was asked to share my vision of social justice in support of the 2014 Mashable and 92Y Summit being held this week as part of the UN...

"Talking the Talk"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 08.10.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima When I was about 12 years old, my father and I had The Talk. It was such a traumatic experience that I remember only two things about...

Philip Roth Reads One Last Time

Anne Margaret Daniel | Posted 07.14.2014 | Books
Anne Margaret Daniel

Roth's reading brought tears to anyone who has buried someone beloved. Yet what flowed from it was nowise morbid or even poetically elegiac. Nostalgic, yes, for the eighty years just past, but realistic about them too -- and above all historic.

Arianna Huffington Shares Her Meaning Of Success With Barbara Walters

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.26.2014 | Healthy Living

If someone asked you today if you consider yourself successful, what would you say? Acclaimed TV journalist Barbara Walters asked president and edi...

Giving Tuesday: Magnify Your Generosity This Year

David Nocenti | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact
David Nocenti

The initiative struck an instant chord -- last year over 2,500 partners from all 50 states led charitable giving campaigns, and more than 50 million people worldwide spread the word about Giving Tuesday, as evidenced by milestone trending about the day on Twitter.

American Dance Guild Festival '13: Modern Dance Cross-Pollination Nov 8-10

Adria Rolnik | Posted 12.09.2013 | Arts
Adria Rolnik

Thirty-three artists/choreographers, from emerging to mid-career, will present their work, reflecting the American Dance Guild's unique position as both a promoter of the new and preserver of the living history of modern dance as an art form.

NYC-ARTS Top Five | Munch & Warhol, Brave Writers and Fantasia Live

NYC-ARTS | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. The NYC-ARTS top five is your cheat sheet to what's hot before it hits the radar. Get the top five in your inbox e...

Rock Legend Reconsidering Israel Boycott

The Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 04.16.2013 | Entertainment

Pink Floyd's Roger Waters made headlines last month by calling for a boycott of Israel, saying he has urged other musicians to boycott the country in ...

Band Camp Karaoke: Bang on a Can @ 92YTribeca

Jessica Schmitz | Posted 05.22.2013 | Arts
Jessica Schmitz

Since it opened its doors in 2002, the Bang on a Can Summer Festival has rapidly established itself as a preeminent international new music mecca: nearly 400 musicians have attended, coming from over 50 countries.

WATCH: 92nd Street Y Parenting Conference

Lisa Belkin | Posted 02.10.2013 | Parents

"Should we be giving babies iPads? How do I control my children’s internet usage when they’re more savvy than I am? Is advertising affecting my ch...

Jane Monheit Stuns At 92Y

Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 01.06.2013 | Media
Rebecca Shapiro

The masterful Jane Monheit performed with violin virtuoso Mark O'Connor Saturday night at New York City's 92Y.

Pianist András Schiff on the 'Bach Project in North America'

Sean Martinfield | Posted 12.16.2012 | Arts
Sean Martinfield

On Sunday, world renowned pianist András Schiff returns to San Francisco's Davies Symphony Hall to play Book II of Johann Sebastian Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier.

The Miraculous Phenomenon That Is Sully

Christine Negroni | Posted 07.18.2012 | New York
Christine Negroni

Three years after his heroics on the Hudson River, Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger still has the Big Apple eating out of his hand. He still says all the right things and amazingly he thinks his greatest accomplishments lie ahead.