Politics | September 27, 2016
Debate Central: Ibbitson, Heffernan, & Leibovich Weigh in After Round One
— Last night saw Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump trade verbal blows in the first of three Presidential debates as the world looked on. Who hit harder on key policy points? Who swayed the undecided vote?...
Mental Health | September 26, 2016
New Videos: Daniel Lerner Helps You Find Your Passion
— Positive psychology expert Daniel Lerner teaches NYU’s most popular elective, “The Science of Happiness”—a whirlwind of emboldening stories and actionable takeaways for improving mental health, well-being, and performance in all aspects of life. To Lerner, when we’re...
Exclusives | September 23, 2016
Lavin Weekly #55: Cobb, Levitin, Sax, Shetterly, Walkowicz, & Garrett
— In this edition of the Weekly, we look at lies and liars, dolphins and drugs, and a pair of Lavin speakers up for a prestigious literary award. Read on!...
Science | September 21, 2016
Mapping the Heavens: Introducing New Speaker Priyamvada Natarajan
— Astronomy is the people’s science, says Priyamvada Natarajan—the sky belongs to everyone. A theoretical physicist based out of Yale University, Natarajan studies the mysteries of the cosmos that are revealing themselves to us day by day: invisible dark matter, which takes up nearly one-third of space; pervasive dark energy, accelerating our universe’s...
Exclusives | September 20, 2016
Introducing The Lavin Agency’s Brand-New Website (Coming Soon!)
— Mark your calendars! We’re pleased to announce that next month, The Lavin Agency will reveal an all-new website. ...
- Diversity | September 19, 2016 Margot Lee Shetterly’s Hidden Figures an Instant NYT Bestseller
In a riveting interview conducted by Riaz Meghji, Mohamed Fahmy recounts tales of his imprisonment in Egypt, the importance of journalism, and what this means to each of us in todayâ€™s society.