Graduate Students: Join us for the NYU Libraries Spring Welcome Week Workshops

Hello from the NYU Libraries:

As another spring term kicks off, we’re offering a chance to brush up your skills with a series of Graduate Student workshops. These workshops focus on learning how to organize your bibliographies, finding out to how to track down tricky citations, understanding the intricacies of processing and analyzing data, and even simply knowing your way around an American research library. For the complete listing of these sessions, and to sign up –> Click here!

FIRST CLASS: Professional Development and Mentorship Program for First Generation College Students

This program is designed to give first generation college students an opportunity to participate in a series of workshops and connect with industry leaders. Students will be assigned a professional mentor and career coach to help them explore academic areas of interest, internships, and careers. To view the poster for these events, click here

ELIGIBILITY Open to all first and second year NYU undergraduate students, who are the first in their families to attend a 4-year institution of higher education.

REQUIRED: FIRST GENERATION CAREER CONFERENCE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 9AM-2PM

  • MEETING WITH A CAREER COACH
  • RESUMES & COVER LETTERS THAT WORK
  • ACING THE INTERVIEW
  • NETWORKING NIGHT WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 5:30PM-7PM

OPTIONAL:

  • ATTIRE FOR SUCCESSFUL HIRE, presented by Macy’s TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 5PM-7PM
  • DINING FOR SUCCESS THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 5:30PM-7:30PM
  • INTERNSHIP SUCCESS SERIES

APPLY:  Log on to NYU CareerNet > Jobs and apply to Job ID # 101129; DEADLINE is Wednesday, February 10 at 11:59 EST

2016 Graduation Honors and Awards – Arch Award, Banner Bearer – Call for Submissions

You can self-nominate for the Arch Award or the Departmental Banner Bearer.  Visit our graduation website to see if you are eligible to apply for graduation honors and awards.

The Arch Award is presented to both a graduating undergraduate and a graduating graduate student in recognition of their cumulative record of service to classmates, the faculty, and the administration of NYU Steinhardt. Nominations close February 19, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

The Departmental Banner Bearer – One graduating undergraduate and one graduating master’s candidate from each department receives this award, which includes the honor of carrying the department’s banner in the Baccalaureate Ceremony or Valedictory Celebration. Nominations close February 19, 2016 at 6:00 p.m.

For further information visit our graduation website or contact the Office of Student Affairs in Pless Hall, 2nd floor or call us at 212-998-5065

 

Final Call for Nominations – MLK Faculty Award 15-16 – Deadline: December 12, 2015

FINAL CALL: SEEKING NOMINATIONS
NYU DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. FACULTY AWARD 2015-2016

The NYU Office of the Provost invites undergraduate and graduate students to nominate outstanding faculty who exemplify the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through teaching, leadership, social justice activism and community building.

Submit your nomination / Find out more details: DEADLINE 12/8/15

NYU MLK Faculty Award 2015 -2016 – Call for Nominations – Deadline: December 12, 2015


Seeking Nominations: NYU Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faculty Award 2015-2016

The NYU Office of the Provost invites undergraduate and graduate students to nominate outstanding faculty who exemplify the spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. through teaching, leadership, social justice activism and community building.

Deadline 12/8/15.

Conversations of Color: Maintaining a Healthful Lifestyle in a Food Desert – December 10, 2015

RSVP here to attend Conversations of Color: Maintaining a Healthful Lifestyle in A Food Desert. There are pockets of the world in which it is difficult to buy affordable, good-quality fresh food; these are known as food deserts. Professor Domingo Piñero, of the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, will lead an informative discussion on ways to sustain a nutritious lifestyle in these areas.

Thursday, December 10, from 12:30pm – 1:45pm .

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.

Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.

 

NYCDOE Information Session for NYU Steinhardt Students Monday, December 7th 4:00-6:00pm

Please join the NYCDOE for an in-depth information session on the application process and getting hired in New York City Public Schools. Prospective teachers will be able to ask specific questions to the presenter. This information session is especially relevant to teachers who are looking to begin their career either mid-year or in Fall 2016. All subject areas are welcome, however, please note that speech and language pathologists, school counselors and social workers have a separate application process. Some of the general content in this information session may be relevant to these majors but details about their application process and career opportunities will not be covered.

When: Monday, December 7th 4:00-6:00pm including Q&A
Where: Wasserman Center, Presentation Room A, 133 East 13th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10003 (212) 998-4730

Should you be unable to attend, we expect that there will be another NYCDOE information session in February 2016.

Please RSVP at link below while logged into your NYU Home account.
http://goo.gl/forms/oEKwsO1DrF

A Networking Series: Networking and Social Media – December 2, 2015

Social Media is one of the largest networking arenas in the world. Please join the Wasserman Center for Career Development for tips and techniques to navigating and utilizing social media, to develop and maintain professional goals and success.

Please join us on Wednesday, December 2, from 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm in the 3rd Floor Lounge of Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East.

RSVP here.

A Networking Series is a 3-part workshop dedicated to developing and enhancing the networking skills and abilities of Steinhardt graduate students.

Diversity Zone Ally Training – Friday December 14th at 10am

NYU Steinhardt Student Affairs is proud to collaborate with NYU’s Center for Multicultural Education and Programs to offer

Diversity Zone – Race, Ethnicity, & Class

Friday, December 4th, 2015
10:00 am – 1:00pm

Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Square East
3rd Floor Student Lounge

Diversity Zone training is designed to explore the basic issues that surround race, class, and ethnicity. Open to students, staff and faculty, Diversity Zone provides participants with tools and information on the roots, construction, and proliferation of these social identities as well as a basic understanding of the systems of privilege and oppression at work in our society. Participants in this interactive training will leave more culturally aware and competent and better prepared to become an effective ally. All those who complete Diversity Zone training will receive a participation placard acknowledging their commitment to diversity.

Please RSVP to secure your spot in this exciting opportunity.

USG 2015 Week of Service: Nov. 30 – Dec 4

The entire NYU Steinhardt community is invited to participate in USG’s Week of Service. We will be collecting travel sizes of shampoo, conditioner, shaving cream, soap, and mouth wash which will be organized into shower kits for housing-insecure men supports by POTS – Part of the Solution in Bronx, NY.

Donations will be accepted in Kimmel or in the USG Office on the 3rd floor of Pless Hall during the time listed here. Please reach out to steinhardt.usg@nyu.edu if there are any questions.