Academics

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Why Choose NYU Abu Dhabi?

Mohamed Alhosani has lived in the UAE his entire life and wanted to see the world. At NYU Abu Dhabi, he found the academic reputation he was seeking paired with a global outlook.

Portrait of Kevin Nader in Washington Square Park
The NYU Shanghai Student Experience: Kevin Weighs In

For Kevin Nader, the NYU Shanghai experience is full of hard work and close friends. It’s also been a time of exploration—both in and out of the classroom.

Jackson Craig performing on stage and singing into a microphone.
An NYU Clive Davis Student Says It in Song

Not only that, Jackson Craig is also mastering songwriting, recording, and music business.

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Two NYU Steinhardt Students Make a Podcast

Two NYU Media, Culture, and Communication majors form a successful collaboration when they decide to make a podcast about unique career choices.

Madeline DeJong presenting her work at the Gallatin Fashion Show.
A Fashion Business Major Designs Her Perfect Balance

Gallatin student Madeline DeJong balances school with varsity volleyball—and still makes time to design runway-ready clothes.

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Shifting Gears: What NYU Online Classes Are Really Like During a Global Pandemic

NYU’s faculty make the virtual classroom exciting by engaging with TikTok and more.

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20 Films and TV Series to Binge in 2020

If you need new content to binge, check out this list of talented actors, singers, models, authors, directors and producers who bleed violet!

Elizabeth Pontes posing for a photo infront an NYU Accra sign
A Social Work Student Strives to Amplify Silenced Voices

Social Work major Elizabeth Pontes followed her passion for social justice to NYU, where she strives to make her community as equitable as possible.

Rebecca Brett sitting in a patch of flowers.
As Rebecca Brett Changed, So Did Global Liberal Studies

Rebecca Brett has evolved during her time at NYU, and in Global Liberal Studies, she found a degree program that is supportive and flexible enough to evolve with her.