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This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

Over 80 school children and two visiting professional opera singers recently presented a new work, Water in the Desert: A Zayed Legacy, at The Arts Center at NYUAD. Presented in partnership with Cranleigh Abu Dhabi and the Ministry of Tolerance, the …

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How can the desert dunes make beautiful music?

How can the desert dunes make beautiful music?

Explore the subtle sounds and movement of the desert at the world premiere of a unique choreomusical. Winds shift particles of sand as they lift and settle on the dune, creating new patterns on the surface. As you look up, …

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Wow! The high tech project that’s out of this world

Wow! The high tech project that’s out of this world

New research from scientists in Abu Dhabi is set to challenge current scientific opinion on how stars rotate. Researchers from NYU Abu Dhabi Centre for Space Science have found evidence that sun-like stars rotate up to two-and-a-half times faster at …

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Will you take advantage of this new membership deal?

Will you take advantage of this new membership deal?

The fourth performing arts season at The Arts Center at NYUAD is well underway, and this year there’s a new way to make sure that you don’t miss a moment.  The new membership programme offers a limited number of people …

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8 reasons you need to watch this amazing play

8 reasons you need to watch this amazing play

Performed by award-winning troupe Elevator Repair Service, Gatz isn’t a reproduction, nor is it quite an adaptation. Rather, this is a presentation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s 1925 novel The Great Gatsby, read aloud in a sort of live version of …

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Why the arts are powerful for bringing people together

Why the arts are powerful for bringing people together

What role does the arts play in creating a community? And how does an education institute fit into it? What makes a community? Is it in physical structures? Is it about the people? The sharing of spaces? Or perhaps, it’s …

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You need to check out this new Arabic book site

You need to check out this new Arabic book site

Arabic reading material is set to become more accessible following a $1.34 million grant (AED 5 million) from charity group Arcadia to the New York University Libraries. The donation will be used to support Arabic Collections Online (ACO), a project …

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You don’t want to miss this amazing new arts season

You don’t want to miss this amazing new arts season

Connection, community and the intersection between them form the core of the upcoming fourth season of performing arts at NYUAD. From a multimedia performance combining film, music and dance to cross-cultural collaborations, the new season, due to begin in September, …

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FILM: Aspiring Emirati filmmakers given unique opportunity with new programme

FILM: Aspiring Emirati filmmakers given unique opportunity with new programme

It looks like watching TV is not all students of the capital will be doing this summer. Emirati students are being given the opportunity to attend a filmmaking training programme in partnership with media and entertainment company Image Nation Abu …

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BUSINESS: Meet the angels watching over business start-ups to help them get off the ground

BUSINESS: Meet the angels watching over business start-ups to help them get off the ground

Struggling to get your business idea running? A new breed of financial backers can provide much-needed capital boost So you think you’re the next start-up hotshot, huh? Concept and cash alone won’t get even the brightest idea off the ground. …

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