Join Steinhardt IPAC for their end of the year social! – May 2, 2017

Join Steinhardt’s International Programming and Advocacy Committee (IPAC) for their end of the year social! They’ll be celebrating the end of the semester and graduating students at this event filled with NYU favorites including: Artichoke pizza, Mamoun’s falafel, Insomnia cookies, and more! Come join our community as we wrap up the year, take photos at their photo booth, and for a chance to win NYU prizes!

Steinhardt IPAC End of the Year Social

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017  4:30-6:30pm

Pless Hall 1st Floor Lounge

 

Last Let’s Talk International of the semester! – May 3, 2017

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs, Office of Global Services, and other undergraduate and graduate students for our last Let’s Talk meeting of the semester. Let’s Talk is a program to meet new friends, and explore different topics of international concern and in this month’s discussion we’ll be discussing summer plans, reflecting on the year, and future plans.

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP 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.

Sponsored by the Office of Global Services and the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.

$300K Entrepreneurs Challenge: The Final Pitch-Off

May 5th, 5:00-8:00 PM, Tisch Hall, 40 West 4th Street

The $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge at the NYU Stern School of Business is one of the largest startup competitions in the world. This year more than 500 students, alumni and faculty members entered to compete for a combined $300,000 in cash and startup services. Over the past seven months, these teams have worked tirelessly to transform their ideas into reality. On May 5th, the final 13 teams will pitch off to see which ventures will win the grand prizes. Come support the Steinhardt finalists and vote for your favorite teams!

RSVP: bit.ly/nyu300k

Diversity Abroad Fellowship Program

Deadline: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Award: A total of $7,500 US dollars will be equally divided into a monthly stipend and distributed throughout the entire Fellowship period.

Description: Diversity Abroad invites graduate students and new professionals interested in pursuing careers or gaining professional development experience in global education to apply for a 1-year fellowship to work remotely with Diversity Abroad in one of the following areas:

  • Student Support Services

  • Educational Resources and Member Engagement

  • Research & Scholarship

  • Member Engagement

Questions about the Fellowship may be directed to jobs@diversityabroad.org.

2017 Fellows Program

Deadline: Rolling application deadline.  Applicants informed of decision approximately two weeks after interview.

Award: Researchers in the Fellows Program receive round-trip airfare, housing, local transportation, and local medical insurance

Description: The Fellows Program provides opportunities for M.S., M.A. and Ph.D. candidates interested in conducting high-level research in the Dominican Republic on issues related to sustainable development. This fellowship is dedicated to developing research on the Dominican Republic’s achievement of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).The final output of the investigation is a comprehensive report which includes empirical data. Additional information available in the Program Guide. Advanced proficiency in the Spanish language is recommended.

Undergraduate Student Government presents “Glam Gala”

Join USG on the evening of May 4th for Glam Gala, our annual end-year celebration where we’ll recognize the outstanding talent within Steinhardt. The evening will consist of a happy hour with passed hors d’oeuvres, followed by an all-inclusive full course dinner. Live music, a free photobooth and raffle prizes will be happening from 6-10pm. Tickets are $10 through the NYU Box Office. For more information, please check out our event page.
Date: 05/04/17
Time: 6-10pm
Location: Manhattan Penthouse, 80 5th Avenue

5th Annual Research and Scholarship Showcase – Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development Graduate Student Organization (GSO), the Office of Research, and the Office of Student Affairs are enthusiastic sponsors of the annual Research and Scholarship Showcase. The 5th Annual Showcase will take place on April 25, 2017, beginning at 9:30 AM in the Grand Hall of the Center for Academic and Spiritual Life.
Please join us to witness the wide range of research being conducted by students (from all degree levels) at NYU Steinhardt. There will be oral presentations, traditional poster presentations, and poster presentations with a multimedia component. Come to cheer on a classmate, learn more, and witness #SteinhardtScholars in action!

Summer Employment as an Assistant Academic Technologist

Submit an application for a summer position as an Assistant Academic Technologist. Students will work directly with Steinhardt faculty and a full-time Academic Technologist on projects selected for the Technology Enhanced Education Fund.

Details:

Need a summer job? Interested in enhancing courses with technology? Join Steinhardt’s Academic Technology team for the summer and work with faculty and Academic Technologists to adapt, enhance, and/or restructure existing courses at NYU Steinhardt.

This work experience will be paid at $15/hour.

Eligibility:

    • Matriculated Steinhardt undergraduate and graduate students
    • Must commit to 20 hours per week between May 22 – August 11

 

  • May 22- 26 9am – 5pm
  • May 29 – July 28 (20-30 hours per week)
  • Team meetings Wednesday

 

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Current knowledge of technology and instructional practices that relate to the use of technology.
  • Considerable knowledge of the current literature, trends, and developments in the field of instructional technology and/or education.
  • Ability to evaluate the effectiveness of educational programs and courses, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Knowledge about effective teaching practices, including various methods of assessment and evaluation
  • Ability to effectively express ideas orally and in writing

Gained Skills & Abilities:

As a result of this summer position, previous Assistant Academic Technologists noted a considerable improvement in their leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.

 

Click here and here, to learn more about past student’s experiences working with STS and Steinhardt faculty during the TEE Fund Program (Formerly the Course Innovation Grant).

Application Requirements:

  • Basic Information: Name, Email, Department, Program, Anticipated year of graduation
  • Writing Sample Prompt: Why are you interested in this position? What is your favorite class you have ever taken? Why?
  • Letter of Reference
  • Resume
  • Portfolio (Optional)

Apply Here:

https://nyu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0eJpt4CYYQHHWAd

Deadline: May 1

Chosen candidates will be invited to participate in an interview on a rolling basis; thus, first come, first served.

Know Your Rights Training: Trans, Gender Non-Conforming, and Allies

Join NYU RLHS for a sponsored event next Monday 4/17 from 7-8PM in the Palladium Multipurpose Room. Trans and gender non-conforming residents and allies will have the opportunity to engage with a member of the Sylvia Rivera Law Project in an educational discussion about knowing their rights post-graduation in regards to housing, job, and immigration.