A bird's nest, a coin and pair of pants are among China’s most famous modern landmarks, according to Dr Cole Roskam from the University of Hong Kong, but recent lamentations of the rise of "weird" architecture has left the future of such distinctive structures in China in the balance.
The Story of the Stone, also known as The Dream of the Red Chamber, is considered China's greatest novel -- but it remains largely unknown to Western readers. Dore J Levy, Professor of Comparative Literature and East Asian Studies at Brown University and visiting scholar at NYU Shanghai, makes us want to pick it up.
Swimming world champion Ning Zetao may have created a sensation on campus last weekend, but NYU Shanghai has never run short of athletic talents to take pride in and to cheer on. This month in the spotlight are our awarding-winning American flag football team and public-spirited runners!
Sign up for NYU Shanghai’s First Hua Xia Cup Chinese Language Speech Contest before October 28! Find more details here.
Get ready for the second NYU Shanghai Sing-Off: Click here and register to be a performer before October 30. Pick up your microphone and take the stage!
Are you a Trivia King or Queen? Come challenge yourself with the questions we've prepared for you. Look at this video clip. Sign up and form a team before November 4.
Congratulations to Ziqing (Roman) Chen ’17 and Zeyu (Richard) Zhao ’17 who have been selected for the inaugural Yenching Social Innovation Forum on November 24-26!
And finally, NYU Shanghai is offering six January Term (J-Term) courses this year. The classes cover a wide range of subjects, and may include excursions in the local Shanghai community. For more information, please reach out to email@example.com.