Portraits for Graduating Students – November 1-3, 2017

Portraits for the Class of 2018
Wednesday November 1 – Friday November 3
Pless Hall, 2nd Floor Open Conference Room

Sitting Fee: $5.00 – donated to NYU’s 1831 Fund

Schedule your appointment at www.ouryear.com, entering school code 380 or by calling 1-800-OUR-YEAR™ (687-9327), during normal business hours.

When you schedule your appointment, you will receive complete information on how to prepare for your portrait sitting. Remember that you can use these portraits for your Professional Networking and Job Search sites. Don’t miss out on capturing this once in a lifetime achievement!

Let’s Talk International: Gender – October 25, 2017

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs, Office of Global Services, and other undergraduate and graduate students to meet new friends and explore different topics of international concern. This month we are will discussing global ideas of gender, gender expression, and gender roles

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP here

Let’s Talk International is a semi-structured discussion group and safe space for study abroad returnees, international students, third culture kids, and anybody interested in international/intercultural experiences to explore topics such as identity development, cultural adjustment, cross-cultural relationships, and general navigation of life across cultures. 

While topics and short activities provide a framework, students drive the conversation in directions most relevant to them. Continued attendance is encouraged, though students are not required to attend all sessions.

Sponsored by the Office of Global Services and the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs. This event is part of NYU’s Fourth Annual World Tour. Find out more at nyu.edu/worldtour

Conversations of Color: Cultural Appreciation vs. Cultural Appropriation – Thursday, October 19, 2017

Culture is the beliefs, customs, arts, etc., of a particular societal group. There are aspects of different cultures we genuinely admire and appreciate.  Admiration of a culture is often interpreted as appropriating a culture. Join Nija Leocadio and Nicholas Voelker for an interactive conversation about where the line is between appreciation and appropriation.

RSVP Now

Date: Thursday, October 19, 2017

Time: 12:30pm – 1:45pm

Place: Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Lunch will be provided.

At Conversations of Color, Steinhardt students, faculty, and administrators discuss race, ethnicity, culture, sexual orientation, religious or spiritual belief, ability, gender identity/expression, economic class, and other related topics of diversity.

Write On: A Writing Workshop for Non-Native English Speakers

If you are a Steinhardt student who is a non-native speaker of English and have questions about structuring a paper, best practices for proof-reading, and how to optimize your NYU resources, this workshop is for you! Join Ray Ricketts from the NYU Writing Center for an informative session on these topics and more. This workshop is open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Time: 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Space is limited. Please RSVP here.

Applying to Graduate School – Mon. October 16th, 2017 5-6:30pm

Applying to Graduate School & Post-Undergraduate Plans
Mon. October 16, 2017
5pm – 6:30pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge
82 Washington Square East

RSVP Today!

Is Graduate School your next step after completing your undergraduate degree at NYU Steinhardt? Join representatives from the Wasserman Center and Steinhardt Student Affairs for an interactive workshop on strategies for successfully applying to Graduate School, and other options post-undergrad. After attending this workshop, you will be able to answer the question, Why Grad School? Contemplate your values and their relationship to career goals, as well as learn the steps you’ll need to take to apply to the right program for you.

Safe Zone Ally Training – Friday October 6, 2017, 12:30pm-3pm

Friday, October 6, 2017
12:30pm – 3pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Sq East, 1st Floor Lounge
Lunch will be provided

Safe Zone is a campus wide program designed to visibly identify students, staff, and faculty who support the LGBTQ population, understand some of the issues facing LGBTQ individuals, and are aware of various LGBTQ resources. The three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students and those questioning their sexuality and gender identity.

All Steinhardt faculty, administrators, staff, undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students, of all departments, are invited to participate.

Click here to register.

 

Herff Jones Class Rings

Congratulations Graduates!

It’s time to order your NYU Class Ring. Be a part of the tradition and create your own ring to symbolize your experiences, connections and academic achievements at New York University.

What: Ordering Event
When: October 17, 18, & 19, 2017
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: NYU Bookstore at 726 Broadway

Join us to have any questions answered and view your ring options.

Ordering Site

Add college@collegegoto.herffjones.com to your address book

To view this email as web page, go here

CROSSROADS Career Planning Workshop – Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm

CROSSROADS Career Planning Workshop is designed to heighten student awareness to the skills and experiences needed to survive and thrive toward a meaningful professional future by utilizing university resources. During this workshop, we will explore four areas crucial to professional success during and after college: Professional Development, Leadership Development, Academic Assessment and Skills/Interest Re-Evaluation.

This workshop will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Pless 3rd Floor Lounge.  Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP here.

 

Presenters:
Angela M. Ellis Student Affairs/Opportunity Programs Counselor

Marni Vassallo,
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Advising and Student Services, Department of Teaching and Learning, Steinhardt

Paula Lee Director, Wasserman Center for Career Development