Grad Students: Come to Bobst for a “Final Stretch” Research Breakfast

Greetings from NYU Libraries!
As you prepare for the final stretch of the fall semester, please join us for a breakfast event where you can talk with librarians about your projects and take care of those lingering research to-do list items. We’ll have specialists from across the disciplines who can help get you (re)oriented to library resources, answer your questions about citation management tools, and help you get the most out of our collections and services.
This event lasts for two hours, and you can come and go as you please.
DATE: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 TIME: 10am to noon
PLACE: Bobst Library, 10th floor Grad Student Exchange (northwest corner) To RSVP, go to http://nyu.libguides.com/grads
We look forward to seeing you there!
The NYU Libraries Graduate Student Working Group

Surprise Installment of Reynolds Speaker Series, Nov 11, 8:00pm

The NYU Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship (www.nyu.edu/reynolds) is pleased to present a surprise installment of the 2013-14 Social Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century Speaker Series.  Join us on November 11 from 8:00pm – 9:30pm for a very special screening and discussion with filmmaker Thomas Morgan and actor, producer and activist Susan Sarandon. The event takes place at Cantor Film Center, 36 East 8th St. The event is free and open to the public but space is limited and an RSVP is required by clicking here or by cutting and pasting http://bit.ly/tmssrsvp into your browser. More info? Click here

Improving the Conversations We Have With Ourselves

Join Patricia Moreno, motivational speaker and fitness expert, as she talks about the importance of activating a positive mental state. Co-sponsored by NYU Center for Spiritual Life and Stern School of Business.

Friday, November 8, 2013, from 7-9 PM in GCASL room C-95
Cost: $3.00 for NYU students&staff. Enter “NYUIntensati” at check-out.
RSVP/tickets here: http://www.satilife.com/events/change-your-language/
More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/643749655656322/

NYU Reynolds Social Entrepreneurship Speaker Series, November 6, 2013

Join us for the first installment of the 2013-14 Speaker Series, featuring

Honest Tea’s Seth Goldman & Bloomberg Businessweek’s Venessa Wong

The NYU Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship (www.nyu.edu/reynolds) is pleased to present the first installment of the 2013-14 Social Entrepreneurship in the 21st Century Speaker Series. Join us on November 6 from 12:00pm – 1:30pm for Mission in a Bottle: Scaling an Authentic Brand while Keeping it HONEST, a presentation by Honest Tea President and TeaEO Seth Goldman, followed by an in-depth discussion between Seth and Bloomberg Businessweek Associate Editor Venessa Wong.  The event takes place at the Eisner & Lubin Auditorium in the Kimmel Center, 4th floor, 60 Washington Square South.  The event is free and open to the public but space is limited and an RSVP is required by clicking here or by cutting and pastinghttp://bit.ly/reynemail into your browser.

To learn more about the NYU Reynolds Speaker Series, and to access our audio and video library of previous speakers, click here or cut and paste http://bit.ly/p9Y2 into your browser. The audio and video library is also available from the podcast section of iTunes. Search NYU Reynolds Program.

To learn more about the NYU Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship, please visit us: http://www.nyu.edu/reynolds.

 

A Networking Series: Social Media & Self-Branding

A Networking Series is a 4-part workshop dedicated to developing and enhancing the networking skills and abilities of Steinhardt graduate students. Join Steinhardt and the Wasserman Center for Career Development for the second installment of this series; the discussion will focus on social media and self-branding.

Please join us on Wednesday, November 6th, from 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm in the 3rd Floor Lounge of Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East. To RSVP: http://ow.ly/qibXR

Cross-School Minors Showcase

You’re Invited…
NYU Cross-School Minors Showcase

Wednesday, November 6, 12:00pm-2:00pm
Silver Center, Hemmerdinger Hall (Ground Floor)
31 Washington Place, New York, NY 10003

Open to all NYU undergraduates. Learn about a wide range of minors in CAS, Social Work, Steinhardt, Stern, Tisch, and Wagner. Over 75 minors will be represented.  Join on Facebook. For a full list of minors, please visit the NYU Cross-School Minors website.

Nominate a Teacher for the 2013-14 NYU Distinguished Teaching Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2013-14 NYU Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA).  The DTA highlights NYU’s commitment to teaching excellence and is given annually to outstanding members of the faculty. Recipients are presented with a medal and a monetary award.

Students, faculty, and alumni are invited to submit nominations by email for Steinhardt faculty members to steinhardt.facultyaffairs@nyu.edu, before November 15, 2013.
For more information on the Distinguished Teaching Award please click here

Auditions for Gallatin Spring Production: What It iZ

Auditions are Monday, October 28, 2013 from 6 – 8 PM and Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 6 – 8 PM in the 3rd floor conference room at 411 Lafayette St. All NYU students are welcome and encouraged to audition!
About the Production:

What It iZ is a fusion of traditional musical theatre, hip-hop, and spoken-word poetics, this “Spokenwordical” is inspired by the 1975 musical The WIZ. What It iZ, co-written by Gallatin professor Bryonn Bain, is a journey of self-discovery from the birth of hip hop through the social and political corruption that fuels the current incarceration epidemic. Poignant and humorous, mesmerizing and musical, come audition for What It iZ!

Honors and Scholarship Opportunities

NYU Global Leadership Summit

Application for the NYU Global Leadership Summit is now available!

Sophomore and Junior student leaders are encouraged to apply.  If selected, students travel to NYU Abu Dhabi from January 23-26,2014.

Deadline: November 1

For details and how to apply, click here.

http://www.nyu.edu/life/student-life/leadership-opportunities/global-leadership-summit.html

Boren Scholarship

Undergraduate scholarships for summer, semester or yearlong study abroad. Open to freshman, sophomore, junior or senior college students.

Deadline: December 1

For more information, click here.

http://www.nyu.edu/academics/awards-and-highlights/student-nationalscholarshipcompetitions/national-prestigious-scholarships/boren-scholarships.html

Udall Scholarship

Undergraduate scholarship for students who demonstrate commitment to the environment and plan to pursue careers related to environmental, Native American health, or tribal policy.  Open to current sophomores and juniors.

Deadline: December 1

For more information, click here.

http://www.nyu.edu/academics/awards-and-highlights/student-nationalscholarshipcompetitions/national-prestigious-scholarships/udall-scholarship.html

How to Turn Study Abroad into a Career !

A program presented as part of the NYU World Tour

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013, 2:00-3:00 PM
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge
82 Washington Square East, New York, NY 10003

Come find out how to have a career in study abroad, international education, education in developing areas, and more! Panelists include graduate students and alumni of NYU Steinhardt who have had influential study-abroad experiences that led to living and working abroad–including teaching abroad and joining the Peace Corps. To learn more about this event, and to RSVP, click here:https://events.nyu.edu/#event_id/16039/view/event

Coffee & cookies will be provided. Questions about this event can be directed to Erinn Bernstein, ateb125@nyu.edu.