Academics

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Why Angel Chose Political Science at NYU Shanghai

Angel Olvera is majoring in Social Science with a focus on political science at NYU Shanghai, and wants to pursue public interest law after graduation.

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Sustainability-Focused Summer Internships and Grants

These students used sustainability summer internships to further their goals.

Communicative Sciences and Disorders major Kenzo Kimura presenting behind a podium.
The Communicative Sciences and Disorders Major

At the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, students in the Communicative Sciences and Disorders major prepare for a range of rewarding careers while helping others find their voice.

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How to Be a Student Entrepreneur at NYU

If you have dreams of being a student entrepreneur, there are resources for you at the Leslie eLab. Whether you want to start with the basics or you already have a million-dollar idea, you should come check it out.

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A Tisch Dance Major Mixes Movement with Digital Media

Cameron Glyndon Surh finds that being a Tisch Dance major provides the flexibility to experiment with improvisation, coding, art history, media, production, and more.

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The Big Ideas Course Series

NYU students engage with today’s most important topics with creativity and a multidisciplinary approach in the Big Ideas course series.

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A Low-Income Student’s Guide to Studying Away

Studying away should not be an unrealistic dream. Here are some study away tips from a low-income student.

Media, Culture, and Communication major Chloe.
A Media, Culture, and Communication Major Seeks a More Inclusive Worldview

Chloe Xiang examines the gap between women in reality and the narratives of the people history and the media portray and uplift.

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Major Spotlight: Nursing at NYU

The four-year Nursing major at NYU combines top-tier training with all the best parts of the liberal arts experience.

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Into the Green Desert: Sustainability at NYU Abu Dhabi

Antonios Vouloudis helped Abu Dhabi adapt to the climate crisis. Now, as the inaugural Director of Sustainability and Stewardship, he’s helping to advance sustainability efforts at NYU Abu Dhabi.