She stated that she hoped to continue her studies at New York University in the future.
Liukin updates a blog on her official website and regularly posts on Twitter as @Nastia Liukin.
"We both know what it takes to try for the ultimate dream of being an Olympic champion." 7 Love Lessons From Winter Olympian. Last week she was in Vancouver to watch Evan become the first American man since Brian Boitano in 1988 to win figure skating gold.
Back then he was still dating 2004 ice dancing silver medalist Tanith Belbin and Nastia had just won her hardware at the Beijing Games.
"We've gotten to know each other really well and [are] able to connect because there's nothing like the Olympics," Nastia said.
She enrolled as a freshman international business major at Southern Methodist University in January 2008, and took a leave from classes to concentrate on preparations for the 2008 Olympic Games.
She returned to campus in spring 2009, but her travel schedule and professional commitments caused her to withdraw before the end of the semester.
In contrast to her WOGA teammates Carly Patterson and Hollie Vise, who finished first and second, respectively, Liukin suffered a fall on the uneven bars that rendered her unable to finish the routine. In spite of her injury, in the qualification round, Liukin's bars set earned a 16.2, the highest score of any competitor on any apparatus in the meet. Liukin also qualified for the event finals on bars, where she took a small step on her dismount and finished with a 16.05, earning a silver medal behind Britain's Beth Tweddle.