2018 Graduation Awards and Honors – Call for Submissions

You can self-nominate for the Arch Award, the Departmental Banner Bearer or submit a speech to be considered for Student Speaker.

Visit NYU Steinhardt Graduation to see if you are eligible to apply and to review a description of all graduation honors and awards.

The Arch Award is in recognition of your cumulative record of service to classmates, the faculty, and the administration of NYU Steinhardt.

The Departmental Banner Bearer – One graduating candidate from each department receives this award, which includes the honor of carrying the department’s banner in the Baccalaureate Ceremony or Valedictory Celebration.

Student Speaker at School Ceremonies – If you would like to be considered for this special honor, please carefully review the eligibility requirements.

The submission deadline for Student Speaker is Sunday, February 11, 2018, at 6:00 pm. No specific format or topic is preferred. The speech may be serious, humorous, personal or more general, but it may be no more than 3 minutes long.

All other award nominations are due Friday, February 16, 2018.

For further information visit NYU Steinhardt Graduation website or contact the Office of Student Affairs in Pless Hall, 2nd floor or call us at 212-998-5065.

Get Involved with the NEW Graduate Students of Color Network!

Are you a graduate student of color who:

-Is passionate about social justice and building community?

-Wants to support the academic, personal and professional success of graduate students of color?

-Wants a leadership role on campus?

Attend an info session to learn about the Graduate Students of Color Network that CMEP & the Center for Spiritual Life are piloting in Spring of 2018!

Tuesday 12/5 & Monday 12/11 | 12-1PM | CMEP Lounge, Kimmel 804/805

Visit bit.ly/GSOCN for more info and to apply for a leadership role & email cmep@nyu.edu with any questions!

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 .

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!

International Education Week Panel: Featuring NYU Fulbright Scholars

This panel will consist of current 2017 Fulbright Scholarship recipients to NYU Steinhardt. Panelists will discuss their Fulbright experience and its impact on their academic and professional careers.

International Education Week Panel: Featuring NYU Fulbright Scholars
Thursday, November 16. 2017
Pless Hall,  1st  Lounge|
12:30 p.m.  – 1:45 p.m.
Refreshments will be provided.

Hosted by the Office of Global Affairs

Conversations of Color: Anti-Asian, Anti-Black: Unpacking the Model Minority Stereotype – November 16, 2017

In academic settings, the notion that certain Asian/Asian American groups are gifted is widespread. Tracing the recent history of the Model Minority Stereotype and linking it to daily interactions in the university, Dr. Hua-Yu Sebastian Cherng will facilitate an interactive discussion of how this seemingly innocuous – or even seemingly positive many argue – trope is premised on other dangerous racial stereotypes.

Date: Thursday, November 16, 2017

Time: 12:30pm – 1:45pm

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

Lunch will be provided.


Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development Events – Week of November 7 – November 14, 2017

Join the Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development team at these informative events.

Selling Your International Experience – Wednesday, November 8, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

Making it in: Tech – Thursday, November 9, 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm, CMEP Lounge

Career Conversations: Academic, Research and Writing Careers – Wednesday, November 18, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

Veteran and Military Appreciation Week – November 7 -11, 2017

NYU’s Annual Veteran and Military Appreciation Week is a week-long celebration for those who have and continue to serve in the United States military branches leading to the NYC Veteran Day Parade. We cordially invite faculty, staff, and administration to participate in honor of our veteran student population.

NYU Libraries Data Services Research Day Wednesday 11/8/17 from 12 – 5 PM

Please join the NYU Data Services for our annual Data Services Research Day 2017 @ NYU event – an “All Things Research” information fair on Wednesday, November 8th from 12 to 5pm on 5th floor of Bobst Library.

Learn about exciting new research technologies; explore cutting edge tools, services, and resources offered by Data Services, the NYU Libraries, and NYU IT; and join in the conversation at our speaker’s area and services showcase. Registration for attending and participating in our visualization competition is now open.

Event: Data Services Research Day 2017 @ NYU | Where: Bobst Library, 5th Floor, Research Commons | WhenWednesday, November 8, 12-5pm

Light refreshments will be served, and event is free of charge. REGISTER HERE FOR DATA SERVICES RESEARCH DAY 2017 @ NYU   Or submit your project to our Mapping & Data Visualization Competition