Diversity Zone Ally Training – Friday 11/14/14 at 11am

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, November 14, 2014
11:00 am – 1:00pm

Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Square East
1st 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.

Public Speaking for Non-Native English Speakers – November 6, 2014

Join Dr. Deborah Borisoff, Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication, for a hands-on workshop on public speaking for non-native English speakers. Whether you have a big presentation coming or want to take away the fear factor of speaking in class, this workshop will teach you to organize your thoughts and make crystal clear points.

Thursday, November 6 from 2-3:30 pm.

Space is limited. Details and RSVP here.

Coming soon….S.E.E. November & December

Succeed. Empower. Engage.

Be on the lookout for the November/December S.E.E. posters and fliers from Counseling & Student Services.  Attend a program that will help you:

  • Succeed at Steinhardt
  • Empower you to reach your goals
  • Engage in your department, School & community

Take Advantage of the Free Museum Gateway

The Museum Gateway program is a  fantastic FREE opportunity for you to visit 12 of New York City’s impressive museums and cultural institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art, the Frick Museum, the Whitney Museum and the Museum of the City of New York. Just present your NYU ID card.

See the full list of participating museums here:
https://www.nyu.edu/life/student-life/getting-involved/museum-gateway.html

 

Attention: NYU Students

Be a Part of the Tradition! Order your Class Ring Today & take advantage of the Early Semester Discountst! 

A Herff Jones Representative will be available at the NYU Bookstore at 726 Broadway to take your orders & answer your questions on the following days & times:

Tuesday, October 28th from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Wednesday, October 29th from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
& Thursday, October 30th from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Click here to add to your calendar.

Herff Jones, Inc. is offering discounts of $100 off 14 Karat White & Yellow Gold and $150 off 18 Karat White & Yellow Gold.

It is a good idea to include your parents in this process.
Click here to forward this to your parents.
Make sure to inquire about our interest free payment plans & step up free program.
 

Enjoy your graduation experience knowing that our products have minimal impact on the environment. www.herffjonesbetterworld.com 

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Self-Hypnosis / Meditation Session @ Bobst

Bobst Library and the Student Health Center is offering a weekly self-hypnosis/meditation toolkit every Wednesday at 4 pm and 4:30 pm in Rm. 411 at Bobst Library (beginning 10/22/14). This is a drop-in workshop for anyone who is interested in learning quick and simple self-hypnosis and meditation techniques to help decrease anxiety, worry, depressive symptoms, and sleep problems. The Session last about 20 minutes and can be a convenient and productive study break.\

Volunteer at the Children’s Halloween Parade – October 31, 2014

Celebrate Halloween with the Steinhardt International Advisory Committee and Steinhardt Student Affairs as we volunteer at the Children’s Halloween Parade, a time honored tradition providing tricks and treats to over 3,000 area children, including a parade around Washington Square Park, free goodie bags, rides, face painting, live music, and more!

RSVP here.

Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Location: Meet at 2:45 pm in the first floor lobby of Kimmel (60 Washington Square South)
Time: The event ends at 6 PM

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Workshop – October 30, 2014

On an F-1 visa and thinking about a spring or summer internship? Join Alison Jackson, International Student Advisor in the Office of Global Services, for a conversation about Curricular Practical Training (CPT) off-campus work authorization for F-1 visa holding students. The workshop will cover eligibility, application process, and other details about CPT.

RSVP here.

Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Kimmel 903

“After the Dissertation” Session for Doctoral Students, Wed, Nov 5, 2014

Please join us at Bobst Library for our “After the Dissertation” workshop. This session offers practical information and strategies for those completing their PhD dissertations and considering how best to share their scholarly work–as journal articles or a book, in print or digital form. Topics include your rights as an author, how to think strategically about your publishing choices, what you need to know about copyright, thinking through your ProQuest dissertation submission options, and more. The session is led by our Program Officer for Digital Scholarly Publishing, Monica McCormick, and our Copyright Librarian, April Hathcock.

From 4 to 5:30pm in Bobst Library, 10th Floor Graduate Exchange.   Click here to register.

This Week is the 7th Annual International Open Access Week

Open Access Week provides a yearly opportunity for members of the research community to come together to promote increased access to scholarly work across disciplines. It is also a great chance for those looking to know more about open access to get the information they need.

To learn more about Open Access Week and find out about free online educational events, please visit their website:www.openaccessweek.org.

To learn more about open access in general, including ways in which open access can help you in the development of your research impact, please contact the Scholarly Communications Librarian, April Hathcock, or visit the NYU Libraries Research Guide on Copyright for Authors and Creators.