Fifty years ago, 19-year-old Yu Lizhong embarked on a journey of over 2,500 kilometers to work on the Changshuihe farming commune in Heilongjiang Province. In summer 2019, we followed Yu and three dozen of his fellow “sent down youth” from Shanghai to Heilongjiang to revisit the place where they spent a decade of their lives. Here is the story of that journey.
Welcome Class of 2024!
Over 434 members of the Class of 2020, faculty and staff signed on to a live countdown-to-graduation party.
NYU Shanghai student Ma Haitian '20 has won a Clarendon Scholarship from the University of Oxford
Shanghai’s Qiantan district bustled with the sounds of construction once again on March 18.
The trio conducted a collaborative research project that eventually spanned three continents, and took the trio to two international history conferences.Read more
NYU Shanghai is working on the cutting edge of the field of data science.Read more
After a two-year hiatus, NYU Shanghai’s art gallery opened October 10 with a new name.Read more