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NYU’s Abroad Sites Join March for Our Lives Movement

NYU’s Abroad Sites Join March for Our Lives Movement

By Carine Zambrano, Abroad Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

NYU students reflect on striking moments at the March For Our Lives in Florence, Madrid and Paris.

Day in the Life: Florence

Day in the Life: Florence

By Carine Zambrano, Abroad Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

Did you ever wonder what is it like spending a semester at NYU Florence? Find out about a typical day at the abroad site.

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

Four Things I Wish NYU Told Me Before I Studied Abroad in Florence

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Abroad, Features

Studying abroad in Florence next semester? Here are four things you should know before you go.

Exposure | Walking Into A Wes Anderson Film

Exposure | Walking Into A Wes Anderson Film

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

A change from the monotonous colors of New York to the vivid hues of Florence.

Staff Rants: Nov 29-Dec 5

Staff Rants: Nov 29-Dec 5

By WSN Staff

December 6, 2016


Filed under Opinion

As the semester draws to a close, our staff reflects on homesickness, elevator etiquette, Union Square, and produce.

The Lowdown on Studying Abroad

The Lowdown on Studying Abroad

By Yifan Li, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2016


Filed under News, University News

Students and faculty weigh in on what makes a great study away site.

Abroad in Europe

Abroad in Europe

By Grace Halio, Abroad Editor

March 21, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Special Editions, Special Issues

NYU’s 13 campuses across the globe span oceans and allow students to hop across continents from one country to the next. It goes without saying that our global network is huge. New this semester, the Abroad Desk serves as an effort to bring us all a little bit closer. By sharing the voices and visions o...

Florence: A Photo Gallery of Hiking the Cinque Terre

Florence: A Photo Gallery of Hiking the Cinque Terre

By Grace Halio, Abroad Editor

February 23, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

A set of photos taken on a trail in Cinque Terre, Italy.

L. Jay Oliva, university president before Sexton, passes away

L. Jay Oliva, university president before Sexton, passes away

April 17, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, News

L. Jay Oliva, who served as NYU's president from 1991 to 2002, has passed away, according to a university-wide email from Martin Lipton, the chair of the Board of Trustees. He was 80 years old. Before becoming president, Oliva worked as a faculty member, dean vice president and chancellor of NYU f...