Cat Richardson

Cat Richardson

Cat Richardson is a senior writer at NYU Marketing Communications in the Office of University Relations and Public Affairs. She loves showcasing the unique opportunities that are open to NYU students and highlighting the amazing work this community is doing every minute of every day, all over the world. She's also an alumna of NYU's MFA program in creative writing, and is the editor in chief of Bodega, a monthly online literary magazine that can be read in one sitting (or one subway ride).
Student with the financial district in the background
NYU Shanghai Student Life

A futuristic skyline meets historic streets and buildings. Explore life in one of the largest cities in the world.

Professor Michele Crespo-Fierro demonstrates a nursing technique to students
The Bigger Picture of Care: Nursing Success at NYU Meyers

Michele Crespo-Fierro teaches future nurses to always put the patient first.

Portrait of NYU Shanghai roommates Frank Zhou and Justin Zotos, they are sitting in a row of seats
How Two NYU Shanghai Roommates Became Best Friends

Frank and Justin didn't know each other when they arrived on campus their first year. But sharing a room was the first step in a pivotal friendship.

Portrait of Robbie Keyes
The Artist Athlete: Doing it All at NYU

Robbie Keyes transferred to NYU because he knew he could balance exploring the arts with his dedication to athletics. Here, he has managed to major in Performance Studies at Tisch, minor in Creative Writing, and achieve big on the NYU varsity golf team.

Jaime Cantwell playing her violin with an orchestra
Making Music at NYU Shanghai for Connection and Motivation

For Jaime Cantwell, playing the violin is a way to reinvigorate her mind, and music at NYU Shanghai has helped her create lasting community.

An NYU student working in a garden.
Sustainability on Campus: Your Green First Year

From courses to clubs and urban farms to festivals, you can get involved in sustainability at NYU from day one.

NYU flag hanging off a campus building.
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!

NYU students posing for a group photo during a community service event.
Sustainability Assistant: A Student Job that Makes NYU Greener

This position is an opportunity to see what it's like to make an environmental impact at an institutional level.

A student working at a desk.
High School Student? Take NYU Courses Virtually at Spring Precollege.

Through spring Precollege at NYU, high school students can accelerate their college career and join the NYU community from home

NYU Student on their laptop
Connect Virtually: NYU Comes to You

When visiting campus isn't an option, we're here to virtually connect with you across any distance