Share Your NYU Shanghai Story


What was your proudest moment as an NYU Shanghai student? What have you learned? What will you miss? Record your memories and messages in the Magnolia Moments video booth!

The Magnolia Moments video booth was opened at the commencement countdown kickoff event on March 2nd on the 15th floor, and is now down in the 2nd Floor Cafe.

Drop by to record your graduation reflections and they could be featured in the university’s Class of 2017 tribute video or in the Gazette Newsletter.

The booth is also open to underclassmen, faculty and staff who would like to record congratulation messages.

“Thank you, NYU Shanghai!” 

From Halloween to Hunger Games, hear some the Class of 2017Students from the Class of 2017 give thanks and share what they will miss most about being part of NYU Shanghai’s first class.

Jose Antonio Cabrera Sanchez ’17: “Thank you for making this journey a fantastic one!”


Lyu Tianshu ’17: “NYU Shanghai gives me the courage to believe.”

Got a graduation message to share? Tell us what made your NYU Shanghai experience unforgettable and we will share it here. Check back for Appreciation Week messages, coming soon!


Kangni Yu '17: "I wish you all a splendid future!"


Michael Chen '17: "I've really made the world my major!"


Kevin Pham '17: "I’ve learned to appreciate what I have."


Ravneet Dehal '17: "NYU Shanghai completely changed who I was."


Yang Xiran '17 Shares Her Graduation Message


Alexander Mayes '17 picks his favorite Shanghai Memories!


So much has happened these past four years... what memories will you be taking with you? 


The Small Print:

By submitting a video you authorize NYU Shanghai to use your image in university publications and other related communication materials. This may include video shown at the commencement ceremony or on the university's website and social media channels. 

Remember to show your ID card to camera before you speak so it records your name.