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Exposure | Snapshots of Sydney

Exposure | Snapshots of Sydney

By Julia Moses, Staff Photographer

April 22, 2018


Filed under Exposure, Multimedia

It’s really amazing how a city so far away has the same ‘big city on the water’ feeling as New York does. Sydney is still very different since the pace is much slower than New York’s and allows you a second to breathe.

The Australian Beach Body and Social Media

The Australian Beach Body and Social Media

By Anna Letson, Senior Multimedia Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

During the Australian summer, the pressure to look flawless is ever-present. However, heavily editing photographs to adhere to beauty standards is not the path to self-love and acceptance.

Day in the Life: Sydney

Day in the Life: Sydney

By Anna Letson, Senior Multimedia Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Abroad, Features

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

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

By News Desk

September 15, 2014


Filed under News

Check out what's happening at NYU's global sites this week.

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

March 31, 2014


Filed under News

Accra Due to frequent economic hardships and increases in tariffs, Ghana has become an increasingly expensive nation to live in. — Citi FM London Artists, politicians and other influential figures have launched a campaign to save London's skyline from the addition of over 230 skyscrapers. — The...

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

March 25, 2014


Filed under News

Shanghai Michelle Obama mentioned NYU Shanghai student Royale Nicholson and wished her a happy birthday when she spoke at Peking University in Beijing. Sydney A man passed away after being swept into a stormwater drain during the bad weather in Sydney. Two others were struck by lightning....

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

February 25, 2014


Filed under News

Sydney Hospitality Minister George Souris announced that patrons of bars and nightclubs will be allowed to buy four drinks each night before the 3 a.m. alcohol curfew begins. Madrid Following a string of evictions in 2012, hundreds of thousands of vacated homes have recently sparked a black ...

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

February 18, 2014


Filed under News

Abu Dhabi Officials in the United Arab Emirates are making an effort to eliminate the use of low-quality, inefficient incandescent light bulbs in the country. — The National Sydney Shoppers pay 35 percent more for clothing sold at the outlets of international fashion retailers compared to o...

NYU Sydney welcomes first class students

NYU Sydney welcomes first class students

September 6, 2012


Filed under News

NYU Sydney opened its doors for the first time on Aug. 27 to greet the fall semester — months after it was originally slated to open. Andrew Stoner, the deputy premier and minister for Trade and Investment of New South Wales, was on-hand to welcome the 22 students accepted to NYU’s new study abroad...