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Satisfy Your Sensorium With Tea and Neon at New Pop-Up

Satisfy Your Sensorium With Tea and Neon at New Pop-Up

By Emily Mason, Contributing Writer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Dining, Features

Room For Tea combines art, education and food into this new pop-up exhibit.

Graduates of 185th Commencement Stand for Honor in the Face of Challenge

Graduates of 185th Commencement Stand for Honor in the Face of Challenge

By Caroline Haskins, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


Filed under News

The university's 185th Commencement ceremony was as heartfelt as such a ceremony should be, but can be summed up with the "Hamilton" quote used by student speaker Roxanne Roman — "Look around, look around at how lucky we are to be alive right now. History is happening, and we just happen to be in the greatest city in the world."

Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

Nominated for an Oscar, Banned from Ceremony

By Bradley Alsop, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

With the advent of President Trump's executive order halting arrivals of people from several Muslim-majority countries, Oscar-nominated director Asghar Farhadi is refusing to attend the Oscars ceremony, despite his film "The Salesman" being nominated for an award.

NYU Reacts: No commencement speaker yet

By Alex Bazeley, Deputy News Editor

April 16, 2015


Filed under News

Members of the NYU community shared their thoughts on the fact that the university has yet to announce this year's commencement speaker.

Transfer Student Recognition Day celebrates connecting to university

Transfer Student Recognition Day celebrates connecting to university

December 9, 2013


Filed under News

After a day filled with complimentary breakfast, free yoga class, treat bags, $1 bubble tea and Artichoke Pizza, an award ceremony was held to honor notable transfer students. The ceremony took place in the Kimmel Center for University Life on Dec. 5 as a conclusion to the second annual Transfer &am...

NYUAD moves commencement ceremony date

NYUAD moves commencement ceremony date

By Michael Domanico and Nicole Brown, Jordan Melendrez

December 6, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

  NYU Abu Dhabi announced its decision to move its first class graduation three days earlier after scheduling the ceremony on an Islamic holiday. “Quite candidly, we goofed,” said Josh Taylor, associate vice chancellor for Global Programs. Initially scheduled for May 28, the university de...