Lena Scheen: Understanding China Through Its Fiction

Since the COVID-19 outbreak last winter, Scheen has been staying with her...

Roommates: Mao Jiayi ’22 and Farheen Foad ’22

Farheen Foad ’22 and Mao Jiayi ’22 reminisce on roommate life.

A Life Lived in Dialogue: Chancellor Tong Shijun

“Of all the awards I have been given, I am most proud of this title – Best...

Yu Lizhong: A Founding Chancellor for Our Times

“It’s not important that people remember me.... It is much more important to...
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Amy DeCillis '20: Bridging Cultures and Building Shanghai Dreams

"I realized I was learning so much more outside the classroom in Shanghai than...

Graduate Student Spotlight: James Yang Zhi, M.A. ’20

James Yang Zhi, M.A. ‘20 founded his own English education company while...
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Graduate Student Spotlight: Jiyoung Kim, M.S. ’20

This summer, Kim takes up a new job as a global supply management analyst for...
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Alexander Bogdanowicz '20: Everything Is an Opening, a Shattering of Expectations

“I would choose the word ‘open’ to summarize my four years at NYU Shanghai.”...

Guan ChengHe: Reimagining Cities with Big Data

Professor Guan ChengHe in the park in front of the Academic Building to discuss...
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Audrey Samuel '20: A Global Citizen Finding Ways to Give Back

"I’ve built a connection with these places and want to find a way to give back...

A Two-Month Race: Supplying the Frontlines of a Pandemic

When she graduated as part of the first class of NYU Shanghai graduates in May...
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Tim Wu Guangyu '20: From Century Avenue to Huaihua City to the UN

After discovering his true passions—for data science, and for tackling...