Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faculty Award: NOMINATE A FACULTY MEMBER TODAY!

Do you know an outstanding full-time faculty member committed to social activism and community building?

Can you think of someone who inspires you to be a leader and change-agent?

If so, nominate them now for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faculty Award!

The President and Provost Offices, in partnership with the NYU Division of Student Affairswill present the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Faculty Award, which includes a $2500 research stipend,at the Faculty Award Reception during the MLK Celebration Week in February 2018. To see past recipients see this link: https://www.nyu.edu/life/events-traditions/mlk-week/faculty-award.html

Nomination process: Please complete the nomination form that can be found here: bit.ly/mlk2019

Eligible nominees: All full-time NYU faculty members are eligible; past recipients are ineligible.

Deadline for nominations: November 30th, 2018

Questions? Email mlkfacaward@nyu.edu

NYU Bookstore: Steinhardt School Spirit

Steinhardt School Spirit comes in many shapes, forms, and colors. Visit the NYU Book Center for Steinhardt tee shirts, polos, hoodies, drink ware, and auto accessories. Steinhardt is there! And, just one of the many ways we shout our Steinhardt pride!

Deans’ Hour | Monday, October 15th 6:30pm

Deans’ Hour

Monday, October 15th, 2018
6:30-7:30pm
Pless Hall, 1st Floor Lounge

Join your Steinhardt Student Governments at our biannual Deans’ Hour on Monday, October 15th at 6:30 pm in Pless Hall, 1st Floor.  We will be joined by Dean Brewer and his Deans Group to share about the State of the School and will answer direct questions about your experience at NYU Steinhardt. Dinner will be served. Please RSVP.

NYU Votes

Voting is an important civic duty as a U.S. citizen, and whether you choose to do so in the state of New York or your home state, we are providing important tools to make sure you are ready for the voting booth.

The next elections for local, state, and federal officials is Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Make sure you are prepared.  Register to vote and then vote!

Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) Workshop – October 3, 2018

Are you a Steinhardt F-1 visa holder planning to pursue off-campus employment prior to or upon completion of your studies?

Join Alison Jackson, International Student Advisor in the Office of Global Services, for a conversation about off-campus employment. The workshop will cover eligibility, application process, and other details about Pre-Completion and Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT). Students graduating in December 2018/January 2019 are highly encouraged to attend.

Date: Wednesday, October 3rd
Time:  3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Please Pre-Register for the workshop here.

Graduating International Student Information and Workshops with OGS

Graduating in May 2018?  Right now is the best time for F-1 students to apply for work permission that begins in July 2018.  It will take about ninety days to get your Optional Practical Training (OPT).  OPT is work permission for students in F-1 status.
The Office of Global Services April Events Calendar has been updated! Lawyer workshops on US work visas and how to do unpaid internships, how to get paid for work this summer, and what do you need to know when traveling are all topics for this month.

Faith Zone Ally Training – Friday, April 13, 2018 12pm – 3pm

Faith Zone is an award-winning training workshop designed to promote spiritual and religious literacy and dialogue. NYU students, faculty, and staff members can participate this training to become Faith Zone certified. Lunch will be served.

Click here to RSVP.

Faith Zone Trainings (FZT) are a resource for students, faculty, and staff on campus who desire innovative and participatory training, contextualized resources, and honest dialogue about religion & spirituality. Based upon the Safe Zone model which is used to educate groups about the LGBTQ community, these FZT sessions take a dual approach that integrates theory and practice.

In doing so, FZT engages participants in activities which will increase religious literacy and offer practical tools for learning about religion and spirituality.Topics covered include reflecting on personal experiences with faith and spirituality, examining the global and local context for various religious traditions represented at NYU, as well as discussing tips for creating a safe and welcoming environment in one’s office, residence hall, student group or classroom.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion and placard to display verifying the completion of the training

Advising Hours with Alison Jackson from OGS March 19, 2018

Meet with Alison Jackson, an advisor from the Office of Global Services here at Steinhardt Student Affairs (82 Washington Square East) on Monday, March 19 from 4:00-6:00pm. Have your questions answered or immigration documents signed. You can have a walk-in session with Alison to discuss

  • Applying for Optional Practical Training (OPT) or Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
  • Getting a travel authorization signature
  • Filing your taxes and using the OGS tax prep software
  • Obtaining and applying for a U.S. Social Security Number
  • Changes to your immigration status
  • More!