#tb Thursday
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#tb Thursday

#Throwback time, Class of 2017. Remember what NYU Shanghai was like four years ago?

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Sibling Salutes
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Sibling Salutes

All Eyes on 2017
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All Eyes on 2017

Lathika Chandra Mouli discusses how the Class of 2017 will be the first ambassadors of…

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Higher Education for Low Income Students: NYU & UoPeople
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Higher Education for Low Income Students: NYU & UoPeople

Lathika Chandra Mouli explores NYU's collaboration with University of People, the world's first tuition-free online…

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What Happened After the Boycott?
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What Happened After the Boycott?

The cafeteria remains a source of controversy for much of NYU Shanghai. OCA undertakes a…

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The persuASIAN Project: Breaking Stereotypes of Asian Men
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The persuASIAN Project: Breaking Stereotypes of Asian Men

"The persuASIAN Project is both an aggressive and passive way of addressing long held prejudices…

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Feminism with Queens OnScreen
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Feminism with Queens OnScreen

Let’s Talk Politics: Clay Shirky and the U.S. Elections
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Let’s Talk Politics: Clay Shirky and the U.S. Elections

Professor Clay Shirky discusses the controversy--and the importance--of this year's U.S. Presidential election cycle.

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NYU Shanghai Welcomes NYU President Andrew Hamilton
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NYU Shanghai Welcomes NYU President Andrew Hamilton

NYU President Andrew Hamilton spoke at the NYU Shanghai Reality Show, and will be officially…

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NYU Modifies THE BOX
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NYU Modifies THE BOX

What is THE BOX? OCA continues our coverage of the Incarceration to Education Coalition in…

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Artivism For Social Change: An Interview with Kaanchi Chopra
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Artivism For Social Change: An Interview with Kaanchi Chopra

Indian "artivist" Kaanchi Chopra talks about how she pushes the boundaries of creativity and social…

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10 Ways You Know You are a True NYU Shanghai Student
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10 Ways You Know You are a True NYU Shanghai Student

OCA welcomes the new school year by exploring daily experiences students at NYU Shanghai have.

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Seniors Host Student Panel for Freshmen
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Seniors Host Student Panel for Freshmen

As the seniors return from their semesters of studying away, they're sharing their advice and…

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NYU Shanghai’s Watcher Wang Publishes Research Paper
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NYU Shanghai’s Watcher Wang Publishes Research Paper

Watcher Wang receives an opportunity to follow his childhood dream and present his research at…

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humans.: Storytelling to Break Down Walls
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humans.: Storytelling to Break Down Walls

humans. is a photography-based social startup committed to connecting the global community and breaking down…

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Ally Week on the Square
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Ally Week on the Square

From Washington Square to Buenos Aires, the NYU Global Network celebrated Ally Week this April.

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Going Global: Diversity at NYUNY
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Going Global: Diversity at NYUNY

NYU prides itself on its international community, but what kind of social settings has this…

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Empowering Women in STEM: NYU Tandon
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Empowering Women in STEM: NYU Tandon

Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics are notorious for under-representing women. Lathika Chandra Mouli reports on…

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Study Away Prospects: Fall 2016
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Study Away Prospects: Fall 2016

A significant portion of study away applications from the Class of 2017 were rejected, and…

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Earth Month: NYU Celebrates a Month-Long Earth Day
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Earth Month: NYU Celebrates a Month-Long Earth Day

Last week saw the start of NYU's Earth Month, which aims to draw attention to…

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Shuruq Celebrates Islamic Heritage Month at NYU
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Shuruq Celebrates Islamic Heritage Month at NYU

Today marks the end of Islamic Heritage Month at NYU. Lathika Chandra Mouli reports.

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Syrian Refugee Awareness Week At NYU
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Syrian Refugee Awareness Week At NYU

The organization sold awareness bracelets and stickers and gave out information sheets about the crisis…

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Tech@NYU Hosts NY Startup Week
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Tech@NYU Hosts NY Startup Week

NYU’s IEC Meets with Common App to Abolish THE BOX
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NYU’s IEC Meets with Common App to Abolish THE BOX

After their sit-in on campus, NYU Students recently met with the CEO of the Common…

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NYU Students Protest to “Ban the Box”
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NYU Students Protest to “Ban the Box”

NYU New York students have recently instigated a movement to remove the box on the…

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NYU Transitions Into a United Nations Millennium Campus
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NYU Transitions Into a United Nations Millennium Campus

On Tuesday, Mar. 1, NYU hosted its first event of the transition, “The United Nations…

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President Hamilton Addresses Key NYU Issues
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President Hamilton Addresses Key NYU Issues

The event, titled “Afternoon Tea with President Hamilton,” was held in the Hayden Residence Hall…

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A Conversation with Humans of New York University
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A Conversation with Humans of New York University

Celebrate Women: Photography Series to Empower NYU Women
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Celebrate Women: Photography Series to Empower NYU Women

"This project is trying to challenge those pre-existing gender stereotypes by allowing women to express…

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ShangiDhabi To Represent Shanghai and Abu Dhabi
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ShangiDhabi To Represent Shanghai and Abu Dhabi

This event and the creation of the ShangiDhabi team is another stepping stone in relations…

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Violet 100 Showcases NYU Spirit
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Violet 100 Showcases NYU Spirit

Violet 100, NYU’s official spirit week, was held this year from Feb. 22, 2016 to…

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Emphasizing Innovation at HackNYU 2016
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Emphasizing Innovation at HackNYU 2016

Two projects developed by NYU Shanghai students were winners in the Accessibility Track: “Buddy”, developed…

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NYU Celebrates MLK Week
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NYU Celebrates MLK Week

NYU’s MLK Week, hosted at the beginning of February every year since its creation, is…

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Interview with NYU Shanghai Student Senator Alex Mayes
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Interview with NYU Shanghai Student Senator Alex Mayes

“How do I communicate with Shanghai?” was actually one of my initial questions for the…

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A Celebration of John Sexton
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A Celebration of John Sexton

Note on the Photo Gallery: From a more personal perspective, anyone who has attended NYU…

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Sexual Conduct Training at NYUNY and NYUSH
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Sexual Conduct Training at NYUNY and NYUSH

At the Washington Square campus in New York, a great deal of focus is placed…

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Reflections: NYUSH Applies to Study Abroad
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Reflections: NYUSH Applies to Study Abroad

Study away decisions have been released, most visa forms completed, and now we’re onto the…

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The Global Service Initiative Launched
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The Global Service Initiative Launched

  Every year since 2010, the Student Senators Council (SSC) at NYU New York has…

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Humanity Calls: The Nepal Earthquake
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Humanity Calls: The Nepal Earthquake

On Saturday morning, at 11.56 AM local time, a deadly earthquake measuring 7.9 on the…

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Student Spotlight: Liberal Studies at NYU
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Student Spotlight: Liberal Studies at NYU

“The Liberal Studies program truly allows you to explore your interest and take electives to…

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A Pocket Guide to NYU Abu Dhabi
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A Pocket Guide to NYU Abu Dhabi

  Campus: This year, NYU Abu Dhabi moved into their new campus on Saadiyat Island,…

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HackNYU Brings Together the Global Network
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HackNYU Brings Together the Global Network

The word “Global” is constantly used at NYU, at least at NYU Shanghai: we are…

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Summer Under the Acropolis
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Summer Under the Acropolis

Amy Zhao, a sophomore majoring in Global China Studies at NYU Shanghai, spent the summer…

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GNU Student Government Summit: Results and Discussions
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GNU Student Government Summit: Results and Discussions

The annual Student Government Summit is a conference that brings together the Student Governments of…

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Global Network Clubs Coming to Shanghai
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Global Network Clubs Coming to Shanghai

This is a post-Student Government Summit report on clubs collaboration within the GNU, based on…

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Život v České Repulic: An Insider’s View of NYU Prague
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Život v České Repulic: An Insider’s View of NYU Prague

This article comes from the Global Desk, a collaboration between The Gazelle, WSN and On…

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“I’d apply to be a student of the GNU”: An interview with former SSC Chair
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“I’d apply to be a student of the GNU”: An interview with former SSC Chair

This article comes from the Global Desk, a collaboration between The Gazelle, WSN and On…

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From NYUAD Student to NYUSH GAF: An Interview with Nishant Mohanchandra
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From NYUAD Student to NYUSH GAF: An Interview with Nishant Mohanchandra

Nishant Mohanchandra, a Computer Science GAF at NYU Shanghai’s Academic Resource Center (ARC), recently graduated…

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Making Friends, Breaking Barriers
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Making Friends, Breaking Barriers

On Sept. 19th, 2014, NYU Shanghai’s student-led project Breaking Barriers Initiative hosted its inaugural event,…

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