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First Graduating Class at NYU Shanghai

First Graduating Class at NYU Shanghai

By Adriana Tapia, Staff Writer

April 12, 2017


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story

NYU Shanghai will hold its first commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 28. The graduating class of 300 students first enrolled at the Shanghai campus in 2013.

Pharrell Williams to Debut New Song at Commencement

Pharrell Williams to Debut New Song at Commencement

By Diamond Naga Siu, Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Pharrell Williams, set to speak at the 2017 all-university commencement, plans to drop a new single during the ceremony.

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

NYU Athletes Post Graduation

By Maddie Howard, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

NYU's student-athletes focus both on sports and academics while in school, but after graduation, follow a variety of career paths.

The Delayed Gratification of a Delayed Graduation

The Delayed Gratification of a Delayed Graduation

By Dan Weissman

October 28, 2016


Filed under Features, Top Story

A recent NYU graduate explains why it took him 54 years to don the purple cap and gown.

184th Commencement Sees Graduates Reflect on the Past, Look to the Future

184th Commencement Sees Graduates Reflect on the Past, Look to the Future

By Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief

May 20, 2016


Filed under Commencement 2016, News, Top Stories

At NYU's all-university commencement on May 20, thousands of graduates reflected on their achievements and looked at the road ahead.

Quick, Do This Before Graduating!

Quick, Do This Before Graduating!

By Camille Larkins, Staff Writer

April 25, 2016


Filed under Features

Read about all the classic NYU things you should do before you leave campus for good.

Darren Walker Is This Year’s Commencement Speaker. So Who Is He?

Darren Walker Is This Year’s Commencement Speaker. So Who Is He?

By Anne Cruz, News Editor

March 22, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Darren Walker, the president of Ford Foundation will speak at the 2016 Commencement, but who even is he?

Stern School of Business Commencement

Stern School of Business Commencement

By Thomas Devlin

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

The Stern School of Business’ class of 2015 came together in Madison Square Garden for the last time during their undergraduate career Thursday. The 639 members of the class walked the stage to accept their diplomas. Following the opening procession with the NYU Pipes and Drums and the welcome fro...

College of Arts and Science Commencement

College of Arts and Science Commencement

By Thomas Devlin, Managing Editor

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

The Theater at Madison Square Garden was packed twice on Tuesday for the two commencement ceremonies of the College of Arts and Science. Aside from those in attendance, the two ceremonies were identical and celebrated the accomplishments of the CAS class of 2015. While the majority of the time was devoted t...

Gallatin School of Individualized Study Commencement

Gallatin School of Individualized Study Commencement

By Teerin Julsawad

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

As they gathered to celebrate at the Avery Fisher Hall in Lincoln Center, Gallatin School of Individualized Study graduates were reminded of the global issues that await them after graduation. From environmental disasters in Asia to the racial tensions in the United States, dean Susanne Wofford calle...

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

Global Liberal Studies Commencement 

By Emily Bell, Blogs Editor

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

Though they traveled and studied all over the world during their time at NYU, members of the Global Liberal Studies class of 2015 gathered near Washington Square to celebrate on May 19. LS dean Fred Schwarzbach opened and closed the fourth GLS ceremony, which was held at the NYU Skirball Center for ...

Polytechnic School of Engineering Commencement

Polytechnic School of Engineering Commencement

By Audrey Deng

May 22, 2015


Filed under News

The Barclays Center filled with the purple and silver-accented robes of Polytechnic School of Engineering students as their 160th Commencement Ceremony began on Thursday morning. Without pizzazz and performance, the exercises began with a candid engineer’s greeting from dean Katepalli R. Sreenivasan ...

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