Conversations: Hosted by NYU President Andy Hamilton

Conversations: Hosted by NYU President Andy Hamilton

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In these conversations, President Andy Hamilton interviews NYU faculty, students, and alumni who are using their intellectual gifts, determination, and creativity to make a profound difference in our world. With each guest, he pulls back the curtain to learn the origins of their inspiration, the current focus of their work, and their vision for the future.


05 - SeaStraws
Dec 17, 2019 • 38 min
Founder and CEO Antonio Di Meglio (Stern ’20) and Co-founder and Creative Director Echo Chen (Gallatin ’20) are current NYU undergrads who established in 2018 with Sophie Kennedy (CAS ’19) and several other NYU students. …
04 - Timothy Naftali
Sep 27, 2019 • 38 min
is NYU’s clinical associate professor of history and clinical associate professor of public service, and director of NYU’s undergraduate public policy major. He was the founding director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in…
03 - Marion Nestle
May 22, 2019 • 33 min
, NYU’s Paulette Goddard Professor of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, Emerita, founded the nation’s first academic food studies at Steinhardt in 1988, helping to forge an interdisciplinary field that looks at food as a…
02 - Anthony Appiah
Apr 15, 2019 • 28 min
Anthony Appiah, NYU professor of philosophy and law, was named in Forbes magazine in 2009 as one of the “world’s seven most powerful thinkers” by then-Princeton University President Shirley Tilghman. Appiah’s pioneering philosophy…
01 - Ruben Blades
Feb 22, 2019 • 32 min
is one of the most successful artists in the history of Latin music. His Afro-Cuban albums touched with rock, jazz, pan-Latin, and other influences have won 17 Grammy and Latin Grammy Awards. As an actor, he has starred in the AMC…