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At 10, we are deeply fortunate to be building our new global model of education in a country that is just 50 years young itself. The National
The two-day virtual celebrations included a series of lively discussions covering a wide range of subjects, including the story of the University’s founding and its contributions towards tackling some of humanity’s shared challenges; a feature length film premiere; a 10-year special report, which gives an overview of NYUAD’s local and global contributions over the past ten years; and The Origin Story: An Oral History of the Founding of NYU Abu Dhabi 2005-2010, a book showcasing the voices of those who contributed to the vision and development of the University.
Ten years ago, Abu Dhabi and New York University set out to develop a new model of higher education.
This is the story of NYU Abu Dhabi and its pioneering global community of students and faculty.
An oral history and book documenting the unique story of how NYUAD evolved to become the world-class institution we know today through the voices and stories of those that were there. Read the book online.
Our special report tells the story of how NYUAD has contributed to the growth of Abu Dhabi as a hub of knowledge and culture and showcases the highlights, milestones and achievements of the University, its students and faculty, during its first decade. See the digital report.
A series of lively virtual conversations that will reflect on the milestones achieved since NYUAD’s founding and explore perspectives from thought leaders around the world on how the University is positively impacting higher education in the 21st century. Register now to join the celebrations.
A video to document the creation of the NYUAD time capsule. Conceived and created by students, the time capsule was built in collaboration with the NYUAD Visual Arts team to commemorate the students that were part of NYUAD during its first 10 years.
Here, culture, contribution, and cooperation are as important as classroom. In our first 10 years, we’ve developed programs that empower youth, protect our beaches and local wildlife, and benefit the broader community.
NYU Abu Dhabi hosted events for hundreds of athletes at the 2018 MENA Special Olympics Games.
Each year, hundreds of Abu Dhabi cyclists join our celebration of both history and health.
Saadiyat Beach is our happy place. NYU Abu Dhabi volunteers help keep it clean year-round.
Children create their own colorful world in Tangle, an interactive artwork brought to campus by Polyglot Theatre.
Here, we’ve developed into a globally recognized institution, attracting the very best students, faculty, and staff from around the world.