Conversations of Color: Cultural Code Switching – October 22, 2015

RSVP here to attend Conversations of Color: Cultural Code Switching

Dr. Charlton McIlwain,  Associate Dean for faculty Development and Diversity, will use his own biography as a foundation for this discussion about the variety of ways that we navigate this process on campus – in classrooms, dorm rooms, meeting halls, workplaces and other venues where fitting in is a matter of educational and professional survival.

Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm.

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.

 

Applying to Graduate School – Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015, 5-6pm

Applying to Graduate School & Post-Undergraduate Plans
Thursday October 15, 2015
5pm – 6pm
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 applying to Graduate School successfully. 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.

RSVP Today!

Safe Zone Ally Training – Friday October 23, 2015 10am-1pm

Friday, October 23, 2015
10am – 1pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Sq East, 3rd Floor Lounge
Breakfast 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.

This three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students. Individuals who complete this training and then choose to post a Safe Zone card should be comfortable with LGBTQ students approaching them to talk about LGBTQ related issues, or to help students find campus or local resources.


Click here to register.

Free Access to NYC Museums for Students

Museum Gateway offers free admission for ALL NYU students possessing an NYU ID, to eleven of New York City’s most prestigious museums and cultural institutions, including the nearby Whitney and MoMA, to name a couple.  Museum Gateway also promotes the wealth of artistic offerings in NYU’s own galleries on campus.  One terrific feature of this program is that students can plan for museum visits at their convenience, enabling graduate students, non-traditional students, and working students with the ability to access a wonderful NYC resource in the evenings and on weekends.

Safe Zone Ally Training – Friday October 23, 2015 10am-1pm

Friday, October 23, 2015
10am – 1pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Sq East, 3rd Floor Lounge
Breakfast 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.

This three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students. Individuals who complete this training and then choose to post a Safe Zone card should be comfortable with LGBTQ students approaching them to talk about LGBTQ related issues, or to help students find campus or local resources.


Click here to register.

Applying to Graduate School – Thurs. Oct. 15, 2015, 5-6pm

Applying to Graduate School & Post-Undergraduate Plans
Thursday October 15, 2015
5pm – 6pm
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 applying to Graduate School successfully. 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.

RSVP Today!

Write On! Friday, October 16, 2015

If you are a graduate level Steinhardt student who is a non-native speaker of English and has questions about structuring a paper, best practices for proof-reading, and how to optimize your NYU resources, this workshop is for you. Join Ali Bujnowski of the NYU Writing Center for an informative session on these topics and more.

RSVP here for Friday, October 16, 2015 from 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm. Space is limited.

NYU Leadership Week – October 5-8, 2015

Join the NYU Leadership Initiative from October 5-8, 2015 for free speaker events and workshops where you can explore intergenerational leadership issues and develop skills to help you step up and address the challenges of the day.

Throughout the week, there are workshops and events that offer the NYU community the chance to explore and hone leadership skills, including:

  • Diplomats, Spies & Language Learners Apply: An Information Session on the Boren Award & Critical Language Scholarship
  • The Art of Storytelling
  • Caring Across Generations: A Conversation with Ai-jen Poo
  • Design Thinking Crashcourse
  • Leadership Excellence for the 21st Century: An Introduction to Mindful Leadership

Check out the full schedule of events here.
Space is limited! To RSVP, please visit: http://bit.ly/1KzX15e
Join the conversation: @nyuleads #nyuleadershipweek

NYU Passport Drive for US Citizens: Friday, October 16, 2015

Need to apply for or renew a US passport?

Get yours conveniently on-campus at the Office of Global Services on Friday, October 16, 2015 during the NYU Passport Drive. You must bring a complete set of application documents with you on the day of the drive. There’s only a limited number of appointments available, so sign-up to reserve your spot today.

Bon voyage!

Graduate Dean’s Hour – Thursday, October 8, 2015

The Graduate Dean’s Hour provides graduate students with an arena to begin the networking process within the Steinhardt Community. During these receptions students are able to enjoy light refreshment while discussing various topics with Deans, Administrators and fellow Students! Join us for the Graduate Dean’s Hour:

Please join us on Thursday, October 8th, from 3:30pm – 4:30pm in the 3rd floor Student Lounge of Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East.

RSVP here. We look forward to seeing you there!