Around 180 freshmen and sophomores found career inspiration and guidance on February 25th at NYU Shanghai’s second “I AM LIMITLESS” student conference, hosted by both the Career Development Center and Academic Affairs.
In keeping with its mission to offer a liberal arts and sciences education, NYU Shanghai hosted a Colloquium on Supporting the Liberal Arts in Global Contexts on March 10-11 to examine challenges that higher education faces.
Wise Mentors and Innocent Babes: A Cross-Cultural Perspective on Intergenerational Relations March 27, 2017
Fertile Ground: Pro-Life Service Provision in the Age of Austerity April 17, 2017
How the Advertising Industry Balances Creativity, Data, and Technology April 19, 2017
Building the University
This March, the Spring Parents Campaign received gifts totaling 284,088RMB towards creating a study space at NYU Shanghai dedicated to the inaugural graduating class.
Students shared their reasons to give to the 2013 Fund, and 114 of 276 seniors have already made gifts.
Your Question Answered
Q: What is the update of the senior students who received graduate school offers?
A: While it is too early to provide a final count, early returns are very promising. Students have already received offers from Harvard, MIT and Cambridge. They have also received employment offers from Teach America, Bank of China, Access Health, Adidas, AlphaSights, BCG China, Blackrock, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, JP Morgan, ICBC, KPMG, Morgan Stanley, Naked Group, PWC China and Zhenfund among others. In addition, we are also enormously proud of our 2 Schwarzman Scholars!
NYU Shanghai In Media
Shanghai Education News carried a piece about a group of NYU Shanghai student hackers winning at Hack NYU 2017. Their invention of “VoiceHover,” a laser-controlled device, can help people with speech disabilities restore their ability to talk.
The “inner voice” that propelled Mark West ‘17 to move across the Pacific to Shanghai in 2013, that also motivated him to explore Africa two years later, is now heralding him to further pursue his dreams in Europe.