Tenzin Chemey graduated from the MA Program in International Relations in 2019. She grew up in India, Himachal Pradesh, Dharamshala. As an undergrad, she majored in Tourism and Travel Management in Ethiraj College.
Where are you currently and what do you do there?
Content Producer/Editor at TibetTV, Dharamshala
How did the MA in IR Program prepare you for what you are doing now?
MA IR program helped me learn and understand the global issues deeper allowing me gain deeper understanding of the impact on the global audience of the contents I produce for TibetTV
What advice do you have for current students who may be looking for a career in your field?
A deeper understanding of international governance and global affairs is essential to coming up with various content for political media. A few classes of NYU Journalism School should not be missed. I took a few classes from NYU Journalism as my electives where I learned impactful filmmaking techniques and widened my perspectives on different issues.
Which class did you enjoy the most? And the one in which you learned the most?
Classes I loved attending are: Prof. Mazzucelli's Conflict Resolution, Prof. Aviva Slesin's Human Rights Through Documentary Films, and Prof. Shimon Dotan's Political Cinema.
What is your favorite place on campus? What do you like best about student life at NYU?
Washington Square Park is my favourite place on campus. The best thing about student life at NYU is the opportunity to meet my peers from different backgrounds and interest who help me grow as a student and as a person.
Last Updated August 13th, 2021