Clubs and Organizations
Edgar M. Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life
Ethnic Conglomeration of New York
Every Nation Campus Ministry
European Business Society
Office of Residential Education - Residential International Student Engagement (RISE)
Sponsored by the Office of Residential Education, RISE is a new initiative connecting international students with the NYU and NYC communities, while providing support and resources for a smooth transition to the United States.
James Weldon Johnson
In 1934, James Weldon Johnson became the first African-American professor at NYU. Johnson, already well known for his extensive writings, came to the University as professor of Creative Literature and Education. Johnson taught several courses, including one titled "Racial Contributions to American Culture."