MA in International Education

New Student Events

Fall 2013 Orientation

Friday, September 6th, 2013
246 Greene Street
, NY, NY 10003
1st Floor Lounge

All new students are strongly recommended to attend this orientation, during which you will receive information about the Education and Social Policy program requirements and the degree process. You will meet with program faculty and current students.  Please see the schedule below for details.

9:00-9:30AM: Check-in, Coffee & Pastries

9:30-10:30AM: Welcome and Introductions

Philip Hosay |   Professor of Philosophy of Education
Rene Arcilla |  Assistant Professor of International Education
Dana Burde |  Assistant Professor of International Education
Sean Corcoran |  Associate Professor of Educational Economics
Alexandra Wood |  Visiting Assistant Professor of International Education

10:30AM-12:00PM: Academic Integrity, Degree Requirements, and Resources in International Education

12:00-1:00PM: Lunch Break

1:00-1:30PM: Study Abroad Opportunities

Zack Klim |   Assistant Director, Steinhardt Office of Academic Initiatives and Global Programs
Stina Dufour  |  Program Manager, Steinhardt Office of Academic Initiatives and Global Programs

1:30-2:30PM:  Fields of Specialization and Area Studies in International Education

2:30-4:00PM: Graduate Student Services, International Education Student Board, and Student Life Panel

Samantha Shapses Wertheim |   Director, Graduate Student Life

4:00-5:00PM: NYU Walking Tour (Student-led)

5:00-7:00PM: ***IESB-Sponsored Reception at the Half Pint***

Faculty & Student 'Welcome' Happy Hour

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013, 6:00 - 8:00 PM
West 3rd Common, 1 W 3rd St, New York, NY 10012

Join the faculty and staff of the International Education program to celebrate the beginning of fall semester! Small bites will be provided. 

Past Events

Accepted Students Webchat

When: Thursday, March 28, 2013, from 11:30 - 12:30pm EST
What: Join an International Education faculty member and current student for a webchat for accepted students to the program.

Admitted Students Luncheon: Humanities and Social Sciences in the Professions

WhenTuesday, April 10th 12pm-2pm
Where: NYU Global Center for Academic & Spiritual Life, Grand Hall, 5th Floor
:  TBA

We would like to invite you to a welcome event for admitted MA students in the Humanities and Social Sciences department, of which the International Education program is a part.  The lunch will take place on Wednesday, April 10th from 12-2pm.  The admissions office will send all admitted students an official invitation.

Spring 2013 Orientation

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square E.

5th Floor Conference Room

All new students are required to attend this orientation, during which you will receive information about the International Education program requirements, internships, and the degree process. You will meet with the program faculty and advisors, as well as with the second year students, and you will be assigned a specific advisor with whom you can discuss your career goals.

9:00-9:30: Coffee and Pastries

9:30-10:00: Welcome and Introductions

10:00-11:00: Degree Requirements, Resources in International Education, and Academic Integrity

11:00-12:00: Student Life Panel and Q&A with Current Students