Academics

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Across NYU Schools, Cathy Thinks Critically and Explores Liberally

At NYU, Cathy Zhang explores her diverse interests across CAS, Stern, and Steinhardt, majoring in Economics, minoring in Business Studies and Digital Art and Design, and participating in various clubs.

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I Want to Do Research at NYU! But Where Do I Even Begin?

There are plenty of research opportunities at NYU. Curious how to get involved? Read on!

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NYU Precollege: What It Is and What It Means for You

Curious what college is like but still have a year or more before you’re eligible? Consider NYU Precollege.

Taylor Norman
Amplifying Voices: Native Studies at NYU

From her native Oklahoma to NYU Sydney, Taylor Norman sheds light on the struggle of Indigenous people.

Blu Cervantes and Paige Cook, respectively, laughing at a Native American and Indigenous Student Group meeting.
Native American and Indigenous Students Drive Change

NYU students influence the culture and curriculum at NYU. Here, Native American and Indigenous students built a community and launched a new minor.

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Data Science, History Students Team Up to Uncover NYC Immigrant Lives

At the Humanities Research Lab at NYU Shanghai, students take an interdisciplinary approach to historical research.

J.R. Heckman smiling in front of the NYU Tisch building
A Tisch Musical Theatre Student Supports the Arts Through Song

Despite COVID-19, Tisch musical theatre student J.R. Heckman has kept singing, planning and performing in a virtual benefit concert for arts education.

Students conducting research in a lab.
Research and Coursework, Oh My: Navigating Your Summer

Looking for ways to gain research experience as a high school student? Check out these summer programs!

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Ready, Set, Summer: For NYC High Schoolers, ARISE Offers Hands-On STEM Experience

NYU Tandon’s Applied Research Innovations in Science and Engineering (ARISE) program offers free STEM experience and the opportunity to participate in college-level research this summer for motivated high school students.

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7 NYU Events You Can Join Virtually in February

Thereʼs a lot going on in our community, and you can be part of it all by attending these virtual NYU events that are open to everyone!