Academics

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Why Should I Go to Office Hours? With Stephen Small

Biology and Genomics Professor Stephen Small wants you to love life science as much as he does.

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This or That: Drama vs Performance Studies

Interested in the performing arts but don’t know if you’d rather be in the spotlight or write about it? Find out which Tisch major is right for you.

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My Journalism Journey at NYU

Studying journalism at NYU taught me all about writing strong, compelling stories and helped me find my voice as a storyteller in New York City.

Studying Global Public Health Amidst a Global Pandemic

A student reflects on her experience over the last few semesters majoring in Global Public Health during the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Core Curriculum: A Beautiful Complexity

A source of anxiety to some incoming NYU students, the Core Curriculum can be a beautiful experience that helps broaden perspectives and enrich learning.

A US Education in a Unique Location

Travel, culture, flexibility, opportunities. NYU students make this the foundation of their education. Find out what this unique location is all about!

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Quick Introduction to the Tandon School of Engineering

Welcome to an introductory rundown of a few services and resources the New York University Tandon School of Engineering has to offer!

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How to Build Your NYU Film Portfolio

If you’ve found yourself stressing about the Tisch Film and TV portfolio, you are not alone! Check out these tips for building your best portfolio for one of the nation’s top two film programs.*

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Cool Course Dispatch: Podcasting and Audio Storytelling

Spotify and the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute have teamed up to provide students with a comprehensive overview of podcasting. By the end of the course, students produce a three-minute show pitch.

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The Hollywood Climate Summit at NYU Los Angeles

NYU Los Angeles teamed up with Netflix and the social impact agency Young Entertainment Activists for four days of virtual and in-person events at the intersection of entertainment and environmentalism—and anyone can attend.