New York University
New York University is a private research university in the heart of New York City, New York. It’s a very large school with approximately 28,800 undergraduate students and 24,700 graduate students. There are more than 500,000 living alumni worldwide from the United States and 183 other countries! Being in New York City means students have an endless amount of things they can do and places they can go, not to mention some of the best restaurants that you could imagine!
Famous "Bobcat" alumni include Anne Hathaway - actress, Aziz Ansari - actor and comedian, Tom Ford - fashion designer, Lady Gaga - singer, Alec Baldwin - actor, Martin Scorsese - film director and producer, Angelina Jolie - actress, Karlie Kloss - model, and Ricky Martin - singer.
Chloe is a freshman from Long Island, New York. One quirky fact about Chloe..."I love Photography!"
Demarco studies Economics at NYU. During his free time, he plays hoops in Washington Square Park before eating sushi at his favorite spot in town. One quirky fact about Demarco...An avid sports fanatic, Demarco does not go a day without checking the sports page.
Lara is a Sophomore from Portland, Oregon AND she is a member of Cape Harmony!. One quirky fact about Lara..."I am vegan! All my restaurant recommendations will be vegan."
Amy is entering her Sophomore year (Class of 2020) and she is originally from Houston, TX. One quirky fact about Amy..."I can fit 26 grapes in my mouth!" Amy also has an Instagram feed: littleapple_eats.
Fun fact about NYU:
Chloe - NYU is situated in a really fun lively area of NYC with lots of fun things to do.
Demarco - Everything is a lot closer than it seems.
Lara - NYU is the largest landowner in Manhattan.
Amy - We don't have a real campus or a football team.
Favorite Ice Cream Parlour and Flavor:
Chloe - Milk and Cream, Cookie dough base with Cinnamon Toast Crunch mixed in.
Demarco - Big Gay Ice Cream, Salty Pimp.
Lara - Chloe's Soft Serve Fruit Co. Waffle Me Crazy sundae (banana soft serve fruit, waffle bites, sliced bananas, strawberries, warm dark chocolate).
Amy - Chinatown Ice Cream Factory, taro/red bean; or Davey's Ice Cream, Speculoos.
Bakery and Favorite Sweet:
Chloe - Ben's Cookies, Snickerdoodle Cookie.
Demarco - Insomnia Cookies, everything is fantastic.
Lara Peacefood Cafe, chocolate chip cookie.
Amy - Any Chinatown bakery, coconut raisin bun.
Diner and Favorite Dish:
Chloe - S'MAC, The All American.
Demarco - Bully's Deli for good wraps and sandwiches.
Lara - Champs Diner, breakfast burrito.
Amy - Boka (not sure if this counts as diner); soy garlic Korean fried chicken.
Hottest Mexican Spot and Recommended Plate:
Chloe - Rosa Mexicano, Quesadillas.
Demarco - Dos Toros Taqueria, carnitas burrito.
Lara - Hotel Tortuga, vegan huevos rancheros.
Amy - Empellón, avocado sorbet dessert.
Best Dive Bar:
Demarco - Juke.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang?
Chloe - Washington Square Park.
Lara - Washington Square Park right by the fountain!
Amy - Washington Square Park.
Where do you want to go on spring break?
Chloe - Florida.
Amy - Japan or South Korea.