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Liam Dean-Johnson

Liam Dean-Johnson is a Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at NYU. When he’s not on the road meeting future NYU scholars and artists, you can find him frequenting R&B concerts and reading queer theory as he works towards his MA in Performance Studies in NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Originally from Sydney, Australia, he is still searching for a consistent Vegemite supplier in New York.
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How to Choose Your Future Home When You Can’t Make It to Campus

Can’t physically visit campus? You’ll need some creativity, an open mind, and virtual resources to help you make your final college decision.

The Journey of an Artistic Application

So you applied to one of our artistic majors at NYU? Here's what happens once you hit submit.

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Tips for Writing a Winning Activities Section

Check out Liam’s tips for formatting your activities section on the Common Application, which will help you no matter where you apply.

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This or That: Drama vs Performance Studies

Interested in the performing arts but don’t know if you’d rather be in the spotlight or write about it? Find out which Tisch major is right for you.