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Yve-Alain Bois to Discuss Matisse in Institute for Advanced Study Lecture

April 25, 2017
Yve-Alain Bois , Professor in the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study, will a give a public lecture, “Matisse’s Scale: What’s with the Bamboo Stick? , on Friday, May 5 , which will take...

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Janine Purcaro Appointed Chief Operating Officer at the Institute for Advanced Study

April 21, 2017
The Institute for Advanced Study has appointed Janine Purcaro as its new Chief Operating Officer and Associate Director for Finance and Administration, effective May 1.

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Robbert Dijkgraaf on The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge at Google

April 18, 2017
Video of Robbert Dijkgraaf's Google Author Talk "The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge" now available here . The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge | Talks at Google: Robbert Dijkgraaf , Institute Director and Leon and Levy Professor Date : March 28, 2017...

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Mathematician John Pardon Receives National Science Foundation Alan T. Waterman Award

April 13, 2017
John Pardon , current Visitor in the School of Mathematics and Professor at Princeton University, has received the National Science Foundation Alan T. Waterman Award , the nation's highest honor for early career scientists and engineers under the age of 35. Pardon's...