If you are a Steinhardt doctoral student, you are regularly receiving emails from Nancy Hall about upcoming events and deadlines. Make sure to also check out http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/policies_doctoral/ for more information specific to Steinhardt doctoral students. The site has information on appointing your dissertation committee, filing your dissertation proposal, and filing for your final oral examination. You can also download a copy of the 2008-09 Handbook for Doctoral Study that includes specific policy information and guidelines for formatting your dissertation. Nancy Hall and Joe Eversole in the Office of Graduate Studies can answer your questions by email at email@example.com or by telephone at 212 998 5044, or stop by the office in Pless Hall on the 2nd floor (no appointment needed Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm).