Student Profile

CS student and entrepreneur Daniel Caicedo.
A Computer Science Major Thrives in NYUʼs Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

At NYU, student and start-up founder Daniel Caicedo is surrounded by people and resources that nurture his ambition.

College podcaster Aria Young.
Aria Young on Her NPR Contest–Winning Podcast

In her podcast, Aria explores her identity through her given and chosen names.

Kuniya Asobayire and another model pose while dressed in white
Kuniya Asobayire Lives at the Intersection of Fashion, Function, and Representation

College of Arts and Science student Kuniya Asobayire is a Public policy major and model honoring her roots while reaching for the unexpected.

Gallatin student Amogh Thakkar holding a hat that reads “Webb Space Telescope.”
At Gallatin and Beyond, Amogh Thakkar Lives the Astronaut-Filmmaker-Entrepreneur Dream

For years, Amogh Thakkar knew he wanted to be an astronaut-filmmaker. As a Gallatin student at NYU, he has the liberty to chase his passions.

Zhong Chen (Zack) Tan on the NYU Abu Dhabi campus.
Mental Health Is His Mission

For NYU Abu Dhabi Social Research and Public Policy major Zack Tan, mental wellness goes together with academic and professional success.

NYU SPS student Joe Pagliazzo standing outside a hotel.
From NYU SPS, Be Joe’s Guest

Hotel and tourism management student Joe Pagliazzo confirms his passion for hospitality through impactful real-world experiences.

Portrait of Silver School of Social Work student Frank Harvey Laskowitz.
The Silver School of Social Work Was the Right Fit for Frank

Classroom knowledge combined with field experience made Frank’s time as an NYU Silver School of Social Work student a foundation for his future.

Liberal Studies student Diya Radhakrishna.
Liberal Studies Gave Diya the Right Tools in the Right Setting

As a student in Global Liberal Studies with a concentration in politics, rights, and development, Diya has studied across contexts and borders.

Students hanging out on the steps of a statue in Florence.
First Year Away: The Student Perspective

Are you interested in studying abroad? NYU students describe their experiences in the Liberal Studies First Year Away Program.

NYU Steinhardt student Kenzo Kimura.
At Steinhardt Kenzo Broadened His Horizons

At the NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, Kenzo Kimura studies the intersection of STEM and human interaction by majoring in Communicative Sciences and Disorders on a prehealth track.