Inspire to Invent – up to $2000 for wellness & health art!

The Health Promotion Office has just launched a new opportunity for YOU! Transform your artistic & innovative ideas for promoting healthy, joyful living @ NYU into a reality! Apply to Invent to Inspire TODAY for a chance to receive up to $2000 in funding! #MakeDifferenceHappen

Application: bit.ly/INVENTTOINSPIRE

Questions? kmd401@nyu.edu

Graduating in January or Spring 2018?

Please note that if you are graduating in January 2018 and have not applied for graduation, you need to contact the Office of the Registrar. If your expected graduation term is Spring 2018, please apply via Albert Student Center by 2/4/2018.

Being@NYU Assessment of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

It is a key tool to allow us to identify areas of success, uncover challenges and develop strategic initiatives to make our community more inclusive, equitable, and welcoming. We strongly encourage you to set aside 20-30 minutes to participate.

The assessment will be live on Tuesday, November 14 until Thursday, December 14, and we will share the results publicly as early as next semester. If you’d like more information, please visit the Being@NYU working group’s website to learn more about the assessment privacy design. If you would like to take a paper version of the assessment, please email the working group at being@nyu.edu.

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.

Conversations of Color: Mindfulness as A Pathway for People of Color – December 7, 2017

Reka will discuss how mindfulness and meditation act as vehicles for greater self-understanding and insight into the impact of systemic racism on how we see our selves and others. We will touch on the foundations of mindfulness practice, discuss how these practices are particularly salient for people of color and end with a guided meditation. Reka Prasad runs MindfulNYU and is a family therapist in private practice.RSVP Now

Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017

Time: 12:30pm – 1:45pm

Place: Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Lunch will be provided.

Conversations of Color is sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

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 .

Race, Spirit, and Justice – December 4, 2017

Race, Spirit, and Justice: A special evening with Shaun King (Justice Activist, Columnist for Daily News), Imam Khalid Latif (Executive Director, Islamic Center at NYU), Simran Jeet Singh (Faculty and Chaplain, NYU) and Rev. angel Kyodo Williams, Sensei (Author, Buddhist Priest), moderated by NYU Law Professor, Alina Das.

What role do spiritual and religious people have to play in conceptualizing and bringing about a more racially just world? How does faith affect the road to social change and how might it shape our goals and messages? This event will feature leadership from five faith traditions engaging in these questions.

December 4th, 2017 from 7-930 pm
60 Washington Square South, E&L Auditorium, 4th Floor.
Light refreshments will be served.
Tickets are $10 for non-NYU and $5 with valid NYU ID.

Get Tickets Today!

Translating Your Facilitator Experience – December 5, 2017

Have you served as a graduate assistant, teaching assistant or co-instructor? Have you thought about how will you share this experience with potential employers?  In this seminar, you will begin to identify the skills acquired as a result of your experience as a facilitator as well as how you highlight these skills in a resume, cover letter and during an interview.

DateTuesday, December 5, 2017
Time5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Space is limited, please RSVP