Ok, ok, we know. How interesting can a library be? To be honest, Bobst is more than just a place to cram for midterms and pull all-nighters. In fact, it truly deserves more love than we give it. Why? We have some reasons… So, give Bobst a chance — you won’t be disappointed!
1. Bobst’s atrium is so massive that two arches could fit inside. Yeah, two Washington Square Arches — one on top of the other. Mind. Blown.
NYU is full of creative minds, this much we know. But these students and alums did something special — they brought their ideas to the drawing board and got the ball rolling. Featured here are eight innovative start-ups that were presented at the NYU Entrepreneur’s Festival last week. We see a promising future for these super cool companies!
Ellen’s hosting may have been fun and games, but NYU alumni weren’t playing around when it came to winning the Oscars! Between the call for bragging rights and Super Bowl comparisons, we chose some of our favorite NYU tweets from last night’s awards.
11 Movie Recommendations from the Dean of NYU Tisch
If you’re looking for a movies-to-watch list, don’t look any further! What’s more legit than a list of favorites from Mary Schmidt Campbell, dean of, you know, the world’s best film school? Fuel your movie-watching even after the Academy Awards with her top 10! (Okay, there’s a tie — so, consider yourself lucky with a bonus one!)
10. Strangers on a Train (1951) — Directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and My Favorite Year (1982) — Directed by Richard Benjamin. Each was nominated for an Academy Award!
9 of the Best Netflix Entertainment featuring NYU Alums
Can’t wait for your favorite shows to return from hiatus (um, Game of Thrones, please)? In the meantime, here are some TV shows and movies on Netflix starring NYU alums to tide you over until winter comes… or whatever else you like to watch on NYU Campus Cable’s HBO!
1. All of30 Rock. Enough said. Tina Fey might not have attended NYU but her co-stars, Alec Baldwin (Tisch ‘93), Judah Friedlander (Tisch ‘91), and Keith Powell (Tisch ‘01) did. Alum Donald Glover/Childish Gambino (Tisch ‘06) of Community and Girls fame also wrote on some of the earlier seasons. (See if you can catch the shoutout to him in one of the early Christmas episodes.)
So when you attend a school as glam and fab as NYU, there are certain things that will try and get in the way of your beautiful day. Things that scream, “FEAR ME, I’M SCARY.” Here’s our list of some of those horrible, horrible things NYU students have to deal with.
We know, we know — is spring here yet?! Well, as much as we get annoyed with the snow, it can certainly make NYU look even more beautiful. And who’s the best at finding the best snowy shots of Washington Square Park? Our students!
What a better way to spend Valentine’s Day than sharing your love for NYU?!
This past weekend, a second round of anxious applicants became part of NYU’s Class of 2018. Seconds after they opened acceptance emails and shared their joy on social media, we were choosing our favorite — and the most adorable — Twitter and Instagram reactions.
10 NYU-Inspired Solutions for your Everyday Money Problems
You live, work, and go to school in one of the most luxurious (and expensive!) cities in the world. With that comes a little responsibility and a LOT of discipline with how you manage your monies. Because, let’s be honest, we’re all like this:
As you start preparing for the spring semester, take some of our advice and save up. Below is a list of everyday things you might be doing wrong and our NYU solutions to save those bucks, as inspired by this BuzzFeed article.