November 2017: Roman’s post-grad study in Geneva, alumni return home, and more!

November 18, 2017

Alumni Newsletter

Events Focus

Welcome home!

On October 21, 85 NYU alumni and students, including 17 from NYU Shanghai’s Class of 2017, attended the Alumni Weekend Celebration Panel featuring a talk on ‘How to Plan Your Career In Finance.’ 


Upcoming Events

  • Check out the list of events open to NYU alumni in the New York City metro area, across the US and around the world, including events hosted by alumni clubs, the Global Academic Centers, and NYU schools and departments. Read More >>

News and Research

NYU Shanghai Marks Five Year Anniversary

October 15 marks five years since New York University Shanghai was officially established, becoming the first Sino-American joint university in China and the third degree-granting campus in NYU’s global network.

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New Era for China-India Ties

Historians at NYU Shanghai and East China Normal University this week discussed the evolution of relations between China and India at a roundtable on the causes and consequences of the 1962 Border War.

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Project Neuron Goes Live

Project Neuron, a visual and performance art piece by NYU Shanghai faculty, students and local artists debuted Monday at the 43rd International Computer Music Conference. Dancers explored, built and shaped the city of Shanghai in the virtual world. 

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Playing with Music

Welcome to the first Program on Creativity and Innovation Podcast. This month's guest is Alex Ruthmann, Director of Music Education at NYU Steinhardt. He talks to Musa Malik '17 about interdisciplinary connections among music, technology and creative expression.

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In the Media

  • Doors Open for Foreign Students

    China Daily interviewed James Bromley ’18 in an article about China’s joint-venture universities and how they provide foreign students with access to valuable Chinese experiences, as well as what it’s like to study political economy at NYU Shanghai.


  • New Vision

    During the convention of the 19th CPC National Congress, CGTN hosted Adjunct Professor of Finance Michele Geraci, who commented on China’s new vision for economic development. Click to watch Professor Geraci’s take on China’s future economic growth.

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  • Fortunes of the Chinese Family

    BBC wrote about the rapidly-changing dynamics of Chinese family life in recent years, quoting Assistant Professor of Psychology Li Xuan, who suggested that Chinese families are not breaking up as it may seem--China has a much lower divorce rate than US and Western European countries.


Savor the Moment

Flying Sky Lanterns in Jiufen, Taiwan

Provided by Mike Chen’17.

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