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Few places are better to experiment than NYUAD. The risks I took allowed me to find the right path that led me to where I am today.
— Nghiem Q. Huynh, economics alumni, now attending Yale University
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— Ilma Jahovic, chemistry alumni, now at the University of Cambridge
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