Stop Making Excuses
November 20, 2012

About New York City, Frank Sinatra sang, “If I can make it here, I’ll make it anywhere.” It really is true. But, it can be easy to let yourself get swept up in the hype of New York City, without actually taking any steps to make your own dreams come […]

Day 1 in Brooklyn: A New Era
November 19, 2012

On Saturday, November 3, the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Toronto Raptors in the first regular season basketball game at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The opening game was actually scheduled for the previous Friday in a New York bragging rights showdown with the Knicks. However, the game was postponed as a result of […]

“Hello, My Name Is…”
November 16, 2012

When I meet people for the first time and they ask me where I’m from, I usually end up awkwardly saying, “Well, I live in Connecticut…” and trail off, knowing I haven’t fully answered the question. At last year’s Tisch Center Orientation for freshman and transfer students, I was confronted […]

Nineteenth Annual Stephen W. Brener Lecture
November 15, 2012

The Tisch Center holds several exclusive annual lecture series and events. These lectures are designed to provide meaningful contributions to our disciplines, allow our students to meet industry and sector leaders, and prepare our students to be future leaders. On October 4,  the Tisch Center held the first event of […]

An Introduction
November 13, 2012

Hello all. Thanks for visiting the new NYU Tisch Center blog. My name is Tyler Becker, a Junior in the Sports Management program. My concentration is sports media, and some of my passions include sports marketing, social media, event management, mobile technology, and startup companies. Studying in New York is […]

Truly Living the Industry
November 7, 2012

It’s so interesting to be in class on a weekly basis and learn what it is like to be in the hospitality industry. I have had so many times where I would experience something during the day at work and then learn about it at night in class. This is […]