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Biking at NYU for Every Kind of Cyclist

Sustainable, fun, and socially distant? There’s a lot to love about biking at NYU.

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College Orientation in 2020 Is Virtually Amazing

This year, NYU students start out with over a month of online welcome events

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Club Spotlight: Society of Physics Students

Anyone interested in physics can join the NYU chapter of the Society of Physics Students. Here, you’ll find community, mentorship, and plenty of science.

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Club Spotlight: NYU Disability Student Union

The NYU Disability Student Union (DSU) advocates for students with both visible and invisible disabilities—and works toward accessibility for all.

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Environmental Justice Education Reimagined by Green Grant Recipients

Through Start: Empowerment Alexia and Kiersten bring environmental justice education into high schools. An NYU Green Grant is helping them expand their reach.

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Club Spotlight: Stern Tisch Entertainment Business Association

Through the Stern Tisch Entertainment Business Association (STEBA), students share and develop their passion for the entertainment industry.

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Club Spotlight: Model UN

Students in NYU’s chapter of Model UN practice their debating skills, focus on what they’re passionate about, and build community.

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Pushing for Social Impact During a Pandemic

Bincheng Mao founded the East Coast Coalition for Tolerance and Non-Discrimination. And with the help of an NYU Social Impact Grant, they launched the Minority Defense Initiative to combat discrimination in the face of COVID-19.

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NYU Shanghai’s Global Community in Four Moments

NYU Shanghai is a global community. Check out this roundup of that spirit in action.

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Musical Theatre at NYU: A Chorus Line

Whether you’re majoring in Drama or just love to sing, you can step onto the stage at NYU.