Life

Protestor holding a sign, reading “Reduce, Reduce, Reduce,” to promote waste reduction.
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.

Students in a lecture hall.
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.

Students in the NYU Model UN club.
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.

Portrait of Bincheng Mao, NYU Social Impact Grant recipient.
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.

photo of campus building
NYU Shanghai’s Global Community in Four Moments

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

NYU musical theatre students dancing at “A Chorus Line” practice.
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.

Four students working together at a table.
NYU Student Government Makes Our Community Stronger

Working across all NYU communities, the Student Government Assembly brings many perspectives to the forefront.

Aerial view of Washington Square Park.
Accessibility and Community for Students with Disabilities

There are resources and people here who will help you live your NYU dreams.

A neon light in foliage that reads
Club Spotlight: Active Minds Shows Up for Mental Health

The NYU chapter of Active Minds works to destigmatize conversations about mental health and empowers students to be advocates for themselves and others.

“Congrats to our Class of 2020”.
NYU 2020 Commencement Goes Virtual

Our community came together to congratulate these amazing graduates.