Consent Zone | Friday, November 30th, 2018 2pm-4pm

Consent Zone
Friday, November 30th, 2-4pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge

RSVP here!

Consent Zone is a workshop aimed at fostering a collaborative dialogue in which participants can share their views on sexual respect and develop strategies and tools to navigate complex interpersonal situations. This workshop is open to both undergraduate and graduate students and is presented by the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO), S.P.A.C.E. and Wellness Exchange. A meal will be provided.

Critical Language Scholarship

Audience: Undergraduate and graduate students

Deadline: Tuesday, November 27

Award: All program costs are covered for participants. This includes travel between the student’s US home city and program location, pre-departure orientation costs, applicable visa fees, room, board, group-based intensive language instruction

Description: The Critical Language Scholarship Program is a fully-funded language and cultural enrichment program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students regardless of their field of study. The aim of the CLS is to increase the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. Programs are currently offered for language study in fifteen languages.

  • Azerbaijani, Bangla, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu: Beginning, advanced beginning, intermediate and advanced levels;

  • Arabic, Persian, and Portuguese: Advanced beginning, intermediate and advanced levels;

  • Chinese, Japanese, and Russian: Intermediate and advanced levels.

Interested students are welcome to schedule an appointment with an advisor in the Office of Global Awards to discuss their essays.

Trans Awareness Week – Starts November 12

very year, the NYU LGBTQ Student Center organizes Trans Awareness week, which is a week-long series of programs and events aiming to celebrate the diversity of lived trans experiences as well as educate on ways to practice better allyship to those in the transgender and non-binary communities. See the full schedule of events below:

Quench: Global Trans Activism 
Monday, November 12, 12:30pm – 2pm | LGBTQ Student Center, Kimmel 602
Learn about trans activism around the globe with special guest Justus Eisfeld!

#WeWontBeErased: Navigating the Political Climate as a Trans Person in 2018
Tuesday, November 13, 6:00pm – 8pm (Doors Open 6pm) | Kimmel Room 802
Hear from local and national trans advocates on the current state of transgender rights in the US.

NYU Resource Panel for Trans Students
Thursday, November 15, 6pm – 8pm (Doors Open 6pm) | Kimmel Room 802
Come listen and connect with resources & services that exist for transgender, GNC, & non-binary students at NYU.

Safe Zone
Friday, November 16, 1:00pm – 4:00pm | LGBTQ Student Center, Kimmel 602
Safe Zone provides foundational knowledge about LGBTQ communities. RSVP at tinyurl.com/nyusafezone2018

Redefining Womxnhood Panel
Friday, November 16, 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Doors open 6pm) | CMEP Lounge, Kimmel 804/805
A conversation between people across the gender spectrum who have lived the experience of being socialized as a woman.

QTPOC Transgender Day of Remembrance Trip 
Monday, November 19, 5:30pm – 9pm | Meet at Kimmel 602
Join NYU LGBTQ & NYU CMEP on a QTPOC-centered trip to the Audre Lorde Project’s Annual Transgender Day of Remembrance Observance.

Transgender Day of Remembrance Community Dinner
Tuesday, November 20, 5:30pm – 7:30pm | CMEP Lounge, Kimmel Room 804/805
Share food and observe TDOR with members of the NYU transgender and GNC communities & their allies.

Tea @ 3 – Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Join us for free treats and tea/coffee at Tea @ 3. Steinhardt Student Affairs staff will be present with information about upcoming programs/events, and other involvement opportunities.

Place: Pless Hall, 1st fl. Student Lounge
Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm

We look forward to seeing you there!

Tea @ 3 is sponsored by NYU Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs. 

Consent Zone | Friday, November 30th, 2018 2pm-4pm

Consent Zone
Friday, November 30th, 2-4pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge

RSVP here!

Consent Zone is a workshop aimed at fostering a collaborative dialogue in which participants can share their views on sexual respect and develop strategies and tools to navigate complex interpersonal situations. This workshop is open to both undergraduate and graduate students and is presented by the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO), S.P.A.C.E. and Wellness Exchange. A meal will be provided.

Let’s Talk International: Global Classroom Experiences – November 14, 2018

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs and other undergraduate and graduate students for our discussion during International Education Week at NYU. Let’s Talk is a program to meet new friends, and explore different topics of international concern. How are you connecting with international students who are visiting your country?  Have you ever studied abroad and felt it impacted your academic experience? How is your curriculum expanding your worldview and beyond here at NYU Steinhardt? Join us on November 14, 2018, for Let’s Talk International: Global Classroom Experiences where we will have an engaging conversation about your global experiences here at NYU!

Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please register here.

Let’s Talk International is a semi-structured discussion group and safe space for study abroad returnees, international students, third culture kids, and anybody interested in international/intercultural experiences to explore topics such as identity development, cultural adjustment, cross-cultural relationships, and general navigation of life across cultures. 

While topics and short activities provide a framework, students drive the conversation in directions most relevant to them. Continued attendance is encouraged, though students are not required to attend all sessions.

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

Conversations of Color: Third Culture Kids

What does it mean to be a Third Culture Kid (TCK)? Join Alison Jackson, International Student Advisor in the Office of Global Services, for an explorative discussion at one of NYU Steinhardt’s most treasured traditions: Conversations of Color.

RSVP here!

Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Lunch will be provided.

This program is sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.