Academics

Kevin Paredes dressed as a character from Seussical: The Musical
Can You Be a Justice Major? Theatre, Too?

Kevin Paredes' passion for justice and musical theatre led him to Gallatin, where he balances political science with performance.

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How These NYU Ambassadors Intern in the City

Scholar, ambassador, intern: learn about these NYU Admissions Ambassadors who balance work, academics, and internships in New York City.

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Tips and Tricks for Virtual Learning

Virtual learning can be overwhelming, frustrating, and even tiring, so it’s important to find creative ways to cope. Here are some tips and tricks for staying engaged in a virtual setting.

Cathy posing next to a pond for a photo.
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.

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.

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.

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Accepted as a Spring Admit? Confused? Yes, I was too.

What is Spring Admission like at NYU? A Spring Admit in Liberal Studies explains what it is and shares her expreinces in the program (+ gap semester ideas)

Chinenye Onyeike posing in a dance position
From Prehealth to a Communication Major

Onyeike came to NYU planning for a future in psychology, but her heart wasn't in it. At NYU, she found the Media, Culture, and Communication major at Steinhardt—and her calling.

Silver student Frankie Molina sitting on the grass in a park.
A Silver Student Finds His Path in Community Organizing

At the Silver School of Social Work, Frankie fights for equity in education, housing, and health care by seeking change at the community level.

Garet Weissenborn sitting on grass and smiling for a photo
A Performance Studies Major Helps and Heals LGBTQ+ Youth

Tisch student Garet Weissenborn supports LGBTQ+ youth by merging performance studies and health education.