Gallatin School of Individualized Study

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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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Things I Wish I Knew Before Applying to Gallatin

Designing your own major can seem thrilling. However, in case you’re stressed or confused about applying to Gallatin, here are some things I wish I'd known.

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An NYU Gallatin Alum Harnesses the Power of Law

Fatoumata Waggeh is committed to using her skills and voice in the courtroom to break down cycles of inequity.

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Is It OK to Apply Undecided to NYU?

Some students think itʼs a bad idea to apply undecided to NYU. With five different “undecided” options at NYU, is it really as bad as everyone thinks?

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A Fashion Business Major Designs Her Perfect Balance

Gallatin student Madeline DeJong balances school with varsity volleyball—and still makes time to design runway-ready clothes.

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You Don’t Have to be a Business Major to Study Business!

NYU Stern is a great option for business, but did you know there are other ways to major in business at NYU?

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20 Films and TV Series to Binge in 2020

If you need new content to binge, check out this list of talented actors, singers, models, authors, directors and producers who bleed violet!

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From Liberal Studies to Gallatin: Jakiyah’s NYU Journey

Jakiyah Bradley explored her interests in the Liberal Studies Core program, then brought them all together at Gallatin.

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This or That: Computer Science vs. Computer Science

What's better than one computer science major? TWO computer science majors! Find out the differences here.