MLK Week Conversations of Color

Please join us for the NYU MLK Week Conversations of Color on Thursday, February 10th, 12:30-1:45 pm in the Pless Hall 3rd floor lounge, 82 Washington Square East.  The goal of Conversations of Color is to provide a forum for students, faculty and administrators to meet and talk about issues of diversity.  

This month our topic will be “The Politics of Hair: How Hair Affects Identity.” Through conversation and a panel discussion we will dive into how hair impacts experiences related to racial and ethnic communities, beauty and professionalism.

Lunch will be provided.

RSVP to http://www.surveygizmo.com/s/105617/rsvp-for-conversations-of-color

Conversations of Color is sponsored by the NYU Steinhardt office of Student Affairs.

Graduation Deadline

Reminder Apply for Graduation

Have you applied  for Graduation yet? Only 2 Days Left!!
All students that have and will complete their degree requirements by Spring 2011, must apply by Friday, February 4th. 
Click here to apply.

*Note:Take a look at the address listed on Albert for you and make any necessary changes. 

Tanya Gary
Executive Assistant
Office Of Student Affairs
82 Washington Square East, 2nd Floor
New York, New York 10003

President’s Service Awards Nominations Now Open

The Division of Student Affairs is calling for nominations for  the 2011 President’s Service Awards. 

The purpose of the President’s Service Award is to recognize the distinguished achievements of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and student organizations for their promotion of learning, leadership, and quality of student life at New York University.

Any NYU student, faculty, or staff member may nominate an NYU student for a President’s Service Award.  The deadline for applications is midnight on Friday, February 18, 2011.

For more information and the nomination forms, please visit http://www.nyu.edu/life/events-traditions/presidents-service-awards.html

First Fridays Doctoral Research Colloquium — Reminder

Steinhardt’s February First Fridays Doctoral Research Colloquium is scheduled for Friday, February 4th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the 3rd Floor Pless Hall Lounge. This Friday’s meeting will feature Professor C. Cybele Raver from the Department of Applied Psychology along with doctoral student Dana Charles.

Professor Raver’s research focuses on young children and families facing economic hardship. She examines the mechanisms that support children’s positive outcomes in the policy contexts of welfare reform and early intervention. Click here for more information about Professor Raver’s work: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/appsych/faculty_bios/view/C._Cybele_Raver

First Fridays is open to all currently registered Steinhardt doctoral students. Please send an email to nancy.hall@nyu.edu RSVP for the February 4th meeting. Lunch will be served.

Dean’s Grants for Student Research 2011 Competition Workshop

Outstanding undergraduate and graduate students in NYUSteinhardt are invited to apply for the Dean’s Grants for Student Research 2011.  Undergraduate may be awarded up to $500 to explore an idea under the supervision of a faculty member.

Graduate students may be awarded up to $1000 to also explore a faculty-sponsored independent research project of a specific component of their thesis or dissertation work, e.g. instrument development/validation or a pilot study. 

Find out about how to write a winning proposal. Attend our Information Session which will be held on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge from 4-5PM. 

RSVP click here by Monday, February 7th.

Questions? Contact Ingrid Sosa, 212-998-5133, is34@nyu.edu

Tanya A. Gary
Executive Assistant,
to the Associate Dean Patricia M. Carey

First Fridays Doctoral Research Colloquium

Our February First Fridays Doctoral Research Colloquium is scheduled for Friday, February 4th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the 3rd Floor Pless Hall Lounge. The February 4th meeting will feature Professor C. Cybele Raver from the Department of Applied Psychology along with doctoral student Dana Charles.

Professor Raver’s research focuses on young children and families facing economic hardship. She examines the mechanisms that support children’s positive outcomes in the policy contexts of welfare reform and early intervention. Click here for more information about Professor Raver’s work: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/appsych/faculty_bios/view/C._Cybele_Raver

First Fridays is open to all currently registered Steinhardt doctoral students. Please send an email to steinhardt.grad.office@nyu.edu to RSVP for the February 4th meeting.

Graduate Student Spring Semester Refund Schedule

This is a reminder that the deadline to drop a class and receive a 100% tuition refund is Sunday, January 30. If you drop a class between January 31 and February 6, you will only receive a 70% tuition refund; no fees will be refunded after January 24.

Visit the University Bursar’s website for more info.

NYU Civic Team Service Fair

Meet representatives from more than 30 non-profits and government agencies to learn about volunteering opportunities in New York City.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Kimmel Center for University Life
E&L Auditorium, 4th Floor
60 Washington Square South

For more information on joining the Civic Team, please visit www.nyu.edu and search Civic Team

Graduate Student Spring Semester Refund Schedule

This is a reminder that the deadline to drop a class and receive a 100% refund of tuition and fees is Monday, January 24. If you drop a class between January 25 and January 30, you will only receive a 100% tuition refund; no fees will be refunded after January 24.

Visit the University Bursar’s website for more info.

FUNDED INTERNSHIP AWARD

Pursuing an unpaid internship this spring? Want to get more than just experience for your work? The Wasserman Center is committed to supporting students as they pursue limitless opportunities. The purpose of this $1,000 award is to provide financial assistance to
students pursuing unpaid internships in the arts, education, public service and other not-for-profits*. Application Deadline is February 22, 2011 at Noon.
Visit www.nyu.edu/careerdevelopment/funded_internship.php or contact us at FundedInternshipAward@nyu.edu