New York City Colleges

There are hundreds of colleges and univerities in New York City. Here are four of my favorites:

1.) Columbia Univeristy: Located in the Upper West Side of Manhattan, Columbia University is the only Ivy-League school in New York City. As a result, students receive a prestigious education but at a cost; full-time tuition/fees are $36,000 which do not factor in room/board. Columbia is a liberal arts college and offers various majors ranging from Education, History, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences. Bachelor, Master, and Doctorate degrees are offered. More information can be found at

2.) The Cooper Union the …continue reading

Winter is here.

View from inside Central Park.

Today is officially the first day of winter. However, the weather is quite warm which is great for strolling or just hanging out in some of the city’s parks such as Central Park, Washington Square Park, Bryant Park, Madison Park, Union Square Park or Tompskin Square Park. If parks are not your thing, I suggest going down to the East Village or SoHo to do some window shopping or just go grab a coffee at one of the city’s 1,000 Starbucks.