NYU Washington DC Anniversary Celebration

NYU 5 year

NYU alumni, parents, students, and families are invited to join us as we toast to the five-year anniversary of our Washington, DC campus!

Enjoy a live musical performance by jazz pianist Joe Alterman (STEINHARDT '11, '13), followed by a champagne toast. Desserts will be provided by local alumni entrepreneurs Meredith Tomason (CAS '02) of RareSweets, Colin Hartman (CAS '07) of Harper Macaw Chocolate Makers, and Connie Milstein (WSC '69) of Dog Tag Bakery!

NYU Washington, DC director, Michael Ulrich, will also provide reflections on the campus' signature achievements and exciting vision for the years ahead.

Joe Alterman

Joe Alternman

Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Alterman moved to New York in the fall of 2007 to study music at New York University, where he earned both his Bachelor's and Master’s Degrees in Music. While there, he had the opportunity to study with greats including Don Friedman, Joe Lovano and John Scofield. 

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RareSweets is a modern bakeshop specializing in baked goods, cakes, ice creams and other confections inspired by the seasons and America's great tradition of baking. I invite you to explore our website, order online, and visit us at our Washington, D.C. location!


Harper Macaw Chocolate Makers

Harper Macaw is a fine chocolate venture founded by a Brazilian chocolate maker and a U.S. Marine Veteran with an ambitious yet tangible objective: To turn chocolate into a force for tropical reforestation.

Harper Macaw

Dog Tag Bakery

Dog Tag Bakery creates handmade baked goods while providing valuable work experience for disabled veterans and caregivers. The Dog Tag work-study program combines education with the experience necessary for our vets to succeed post duty as civilians.

Dog Tag