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NYU Abu Dhabi and NYU Shanghai seniors represented their schools during the university commencement ceremony for the class of 2022.
May 20, 2022
After studying away, we thought we were expert solo travelers — until we sat down with the youngest person ever to visit every single country.
May 6, 2022
Here are our recommendations for the best places to celebrate the weekend with endless drinks and French toast. Have fun getting home.
March 4, 2022
After a one-year delay due to COVID-19, the NYUAD community commemorated the accomplishments and challenges of the campus through virtual and in-person events.
September 27, 2021
An anonymous NYU Abu Dhabi junior, born a Shia Hazara Muslim in Kabul, shares her story of the Taliban’s takeover of Afghanistan.
September 8, 2021
Some international students remain hesitant to be re-vaccinated, while others see it as their only path to an in-person education and a post-pandemic college experience.
August 5, 2021
For some international students, the only vaccine available is not NYU-approved, while others live in regions with limited access to any COVID-19 vaccine.
July 19, 2021
Many NYU professors have come out in support of the Graduate Student Organizing Committee’s strike and are urging the university administration to work toward a fair and reasonable contract.
May 3, 2021
An NYU Asian student group offered self-defense training to Asian students through Northwestern’s Karate Club. Meanwhile, an international student group is spreading awareness of anti-Asian hate crime victims and ways to financially support them.
April 15, 2021
In recent rallies, New Yorkers have called for action and solidarity in response to anti-Asian hate crimes.
March 22, 2021
In-person classes, labs and art studios this semester provide insight into what a post-pandemic NYU might look like.
March 15, 2021
The anniversary has sparked reflection and hopes that the university will apologize for its legacy on LGBTQ+ rights.
September 25, 2020
Telemedicine, which allows for remote healthcare, could fundamentally alter the way medicine is practiced.
September 21, 2020
Neither dorm nor university administration notified students, who are wondering why Rubin Hall’s lounge is still open.
September 11, 2020
In response to a newsletter addressing racism at NYU's College of Dentistry, the new Task Force on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion aims to address these problems. Concerned community members feel anti-racist actions should be taken in addition to properly address ongoing issues within the College of Dentistry.
September 4, 2020
Despite a commitment to increase funding for the MLK Scholars Program, students who are in the program received no updates following the university's announcement — until they shared an open letter criticizing the administration.
July 28, 2020
Students created an Instagram mutual aid network for students to provide or request resources such as groceries, housing and general assistance during the pandemic.
May 6, 2020
A recent study by NYU’s Rory Meyers College of Nursing — one of the first of its kind — discovered that nurses educated internationally benefit the medical workforce in America.
April 2, 2020
NYU Sydney and NYU Accra will cease in-person academic programs for the remainder of the semester. NYU Abu Dhabi is the last global campus to remain open.
March 18, 2020
Adela Raz, a United Nations ambassador of Afghanistan, spoke at NYU’s Meyer Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 25 just days before signing a deal that could potentially end the U.S.’ longest-running war in Afghanistan.
February 26, 2020
NYU graduate and Mount Sinai Clinical Instructor Carolyn Hutson discussed racial and ethnic biases in the United States healthcare system during an event Tuesday evening.
February 5, 2020
The NYU Langone Transplant Institute successfully transplanted a heart using a new organ revitalization technique.
January 30, 2020
Students at an event titled “Making the Marginalized Mainstream: Being the Minority within a Minority” discussed facing discrimination based on appearance and because they differ from other Muslims.
November 27, 2019
Student government members representing Jewish and marginalized Jewish students voiced support for having high holidays off and discussed the Zionist-versus-anti-Zionist divide within the community.
November 25, 2019
On Wednesday, students voiced their frustrations with the university’s inaction regarding issues faced by Latine students.
November 15, 2019
The event discussed how research showing herbicides like Roundup can cause cancer has had little impact on the product’s success due to companies’ investments in good publicity.
November 5, 2019
A new study by NYU’s Center for Data Science and NYU School of Medicine developed AI technology that could improve early detection of breast cancer.
October 31, 2019
Activists protested across the world on Friday to draw attention to the harmful effects of climate change.
September 23, 2019
Elizabeth Warren spoke to a packed crowd on Monday.
September 16, 2019
Rachel Fadem, Features Editor • May 17, 2022
Disability rights activist Judith Heumann will speak about the importance of political action and advocacy during a combined graduation ceremony for the classes of 2020 and 2021 on May 18.