Justice Zone – December 1st, 2017, 12-3pm

Justice Zone – Friday, Dec 1st, 12-3pm, Pless 1 – (RSVP) 
Justice Zone (formerly Diversity Zone) is a foundational training intended for NYU students, faculty, and staff that functions to facilitate understanding of frequently used concepts such as diversity, equity, and social justice through the lens of race and racism. It takes a deep look into the Cycle of Oppression and the role we all take in its reproduction. Throughout the training, participants will be asked to reflect on their own identities and challenge their daily practices to begin a journey of critical consciousness. Lunch will be served.

Stressbusters vacay

Need an ultra-mini vacay?

The NYU Stressbusters will be on hand to offer massages to the NYU Steinhardt community. For one hour, we invite you to leave the cares of the world behind and luxuriate in this relaxing and tranquil experience.

Refreshments will be served.
This event will be held on Thursday, November 30, 2017 from 12:00-1:00 PM in the Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge.

Spaces are limited. Please RSVP here .

2018 Quantitative Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (QSURE) at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

he QSURE Internship is sponsored by Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, located in midtown Manhattan. QSURE internship program is designed for exceptional undergraduate students with an aptitude for quantitative sciences and an interest in cancer and population health.  Students will participate in an individual research program and receive exposure to methods in biostatistics, epidemiology and health outcomes research. Call for applications is open: https://www.mskcc.org/departments/epidemiology-biostatistics/student-intern

Deadline: January 5, 2018
Award: Modest stipend (amount not disclosed)

American Association of University Women (AAUW) – International Fellowships

AAUW International Fellowships support for women pursuing full-time graduate or postdoctoral study in the United States who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents. The overwhelming majority return to their home countries to become leaders in government, academia, community activism and the arts and science. Both graduate and postgraduate studies at accredited institutions are supported. Recipients are selected for academic achievement and demonstrated commitment to women and girls. International Fellowships have been awarded to more than 3,400 women from more than 140 nations. Learn more here.

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Award: Fellowships are for one year; some are renewable for an additional year. Award amounts vary: Masters/Professional Fellowship: $18,000; Doctoral Fellowship: $20,000; Postdoctoral Fellowship: $30,000.

Boren Scholarships

Boren Scholarships provide funding for US undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages critical to US interests. The length of the program ranges from 8 weeks to a full academic year. Boren recipients are committed to work in the federal government for at least one year. Visit this website to learn more: http://www.borenawards.org/

Note: The Office of Global Awards offers support for this scholarship opportunity and will endorse qualified applicants. All Boren Scholarship applicants must be in contact with the Boren Scholarship NYU Campus Representative well in advance of the final deadline so that the Campus Representative can both provide advice and have the time to produce a formal evaluation of all applications prior to the final deadline.

Deadline: NYU deadline is December 1, 2017

Award: The Boren Scholarship covers costs associated with your study abroad program, including tuition and fees, room and board, books, insurance, local transportation, and round-trip airfare on a U.S. carrier. The Boren Scholarship does not cover study tours of several countries.

Priority Deadline is December 5th for Summer Study Abroad

The application for summer study abroad is now open, and the priority deadline to apply for programs and scholarships is next Tuesday, December 5th.  Review program offerings, dates, course numbers, and sample syllabi via the program pages on our web site. You can schedule an appointment with Steinhardt Global Affairs staff to discuss your interest and to have your questions answered.

Being@NYU Assessment of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

Tell your story. Be heard. The Being@NYU Assessment of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion is your chance to share what it’s like for YOU to live, learn, and work here. The voluntary university-wide assessment is open to current students, faculty, administrators, and staff from Nov. 14 to Dec. 14. Take it today!

Being@NYU

The Being@NYU Assessment of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion has launched. You can click the purple button on the main page to take it or you can go directly to the assessment at this link.

Tell us what it’s like to live, learn, and work at NYU. TODAY from 12:00–4:00 pm, NYU will be giving away free pizza and a coke in the Kimmel lobby to anyone who shows a screenshot or other proof that they took the assessment. Come on by or send others!