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

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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.

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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!

 

DIPLOMATS, SPIES, AND LANGUAGE LEARNERS APPLY: INFORMATION SESSION ON THE BOREN AWARD & THE CRITICAL LANGUAGE SCHOLARSHIP

The Office of Global Awards in association with NYU’s Leadership Initiative will be hosting an information session on the Boren Award and the Critical Language Scholarship. Have you considered a career in diplomacy or intelligence? Does your research requiring learning a new language? Do want to travel and learn a language on the U.S. government’s dime? The Office of Global Awards and the NYU Leadership Initiative will host an information session on the Boren and Critical Language Scholarship for study of important but rarely studied languages. Note: The information session is open to all, but US citizenship is required for both.  RSVP if you plan to attend.

Tuesday, October 6, 2015
2:00-4:00pm
Kimmel 905/907

 

Mango Language Learning

Mango is an online language-learning system available to NYU students through the NYU Library. Use Mango to learn Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more!

Volunteer Opportunity for Students

Project College is an NYU student-run organization devoted to improving educational equity and college access for under-resourced students in New York City. We educate and guide students through the financial aid process to reduce financial barriers to seeking higher education. We are currently looking for Workshop Leaders and administration volunteers to fill our leadership team.

This is a great opportunity for students to gain practical experience in the fields of non-profit leadership, educational policy and social entrepreneurship. To to learn more or apply, please visit www.ProjectCollegeNYC.org and click on the “Volunteers” tab or email kathleen@projectcollegenyc.org