International Advisory Committee (IAC) – First Meeting Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Connect with other globally-minded students by joining NYU Steinhardt’s International Advisory Committee (IAC)!

The IAC is open to all Steinhardt students interested in intercultural exchange, international diversity, and being involved in student activities.

RSVP here to learn more at the semester’s first meeting on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 1 PM – 2:30 PM in Pless 3rd Floor Lounge. Lunch is served.

Mission Statement: The International Advisory Committee (IAC) assists the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs in the organization and promotion of activities which celebrate and engage the diversity of countries, cultures, perspectives, traditions, and values within the Steinhardt community. The Committee serves as a forum for communication and recommendation between the Steinhardt student population and the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs on topics of intercultural exchange, international diversity, and the unique needs of the international student population.

Graduate Students: Resources at Bobst Just for You

Graduate students have access to a wide range of amenities in the NYU libraries, from spaces designed just for you, to classes that will help you become a better researcher, to on-demand consultation and help from our 35 subject-specialist librarians. Visit to learn more about our services and our world-class collection of research materials.

Tea at 3 on Tuesday, September 22!

Free sweets and coffee/tea at the first Tea at 3 of the semester. Steinhardt Student Affairs staff will be there with information about upcoming programs, events, and other involvement opportunities. We hope to see you there!

Massages, Crochet and Cuisine

The Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs invite the NYU Naughty Knitters and the Stressbusters team to share their talents with the NYU Steinhardt community.  We are hosting a relaxation session that treats everyone to the crochet/knitting craft, soothing massages, light tranquil music and healthy snacks. We invite you to come out and experience this most enjoyable and relaxing event.

This event will be held on Tuesday, September 29, 2015 from 12:00-2:00 PM in the Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge.

Spaces are limited. Please RSVP here.

Express Steinhardt! Convocation Contest

Represent your new department by showcasing your interest in The Circle and the lessons that most resonated with you through a creative means of expression! Winners will be showcased at the Deans’ Convocation for New Undergraduates in October. Take a look at the winners from 2014.

What can I do?
Some examples include but are not limited to video, photography, painting, poetry, speech, sculpture, short stories, music, and dance. You could even create a .gif image if you wanted! Let your creativity shine!

Where do I submit?
Submit a digital version to

Do I need a Tumblr account?
No! You do not need a Tumblr account to submit in our page. If you have trouble, email

Submit by September 21, 2015 at 12:00pm!

3 Competitions, Up to $200K Awarded, 8 Grueling Months, 1 Huge Opportunity

Ideas Wanted. Not any old ideas.  What we’re interested in are disruptive ideas; ideas with the power for great impact and influence.  Ideas that challenge assumed boundaries and inspire a sense of what’s possible.

The $200K Entrepreneurs Challenge provides you with the framework and motivation you’ll need to think and do what no one else is doing.

Enter the competitions and discover what it really takes to launch a startup. In addition to the opportunity to receive startup cash. you’ll get training assistance and individualized coaching from experienced entrepreneurs, investors and executives. Plus, you’ll learn critical startup skills such as how to:

  • build a solid business model
  • determine the right product/market fit
  • create a sound financial plan
  • pitch investors
  • assemble and lead a winning team of founders.

In the end, no matter what happens, you’ll emerge better prepared to bring your entrepreneurial vision to light.  *Prior startup experience or business background is not required!  All NYU students, faculty, researchers and alumni are welcome to compete.  Ready to take the next step?