Let’s Talk International: United Nations Day – October 24, 2018

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs and other undergraduate and graduate students to meet new friends and explore different topics of international concern. This month we are will be honoring United Nations Day by looking at both the work and purpose of the UN as well as the international body and potential partnerships here at NYU.

Date: Wednesday, October 24, 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.

Writing Argumentative Essays workshop – October 29, 2018

If you are a Steinhardt student who is a non-native speaker of English and have questions about structuring a paper, best practices for finding and using evidence, and how to optimize your NYU resources, this workshop is for you! Join Naomi Extra from our EAL tutoring program for an informative session on these topics and more. This workshop is open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

Date: Monday, October 29, 2018
Time: 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Space is limited, please register here.

A Networking Series: Linkedin Edition – October 25, 2018

Linkedin is the leader of professional online networking with over 467 million members and growing. Please join the Wasserman Center for Career Development for tips and techniques on how to enhance your LinkedIn profile, and expand your network by connecting with industry professionals and alumni.

RSVP here!

Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018

Time : 3:30 – 4:45pm

Location: Pless Hall 3rd fl. Lounge

Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs

Digital and Data Scholarship, October 24, 2018

Co-hosted by NYU Data Services and Digital Scholarship Services, DH+DATA Day  celebrates, builds, and nurtures our scholarly community by highlighting digital humanities and data-driven research at New York University. The event showcases interesting research projects across the NYU community and features services offered by Data Services, Digital Scholarship Services, and other branches of NYU Libraries and NYU IT.

Please fill out our registration form to join us on the afternoon of Wednesday, October 24, in the 5th-floor Research Commons of Bobst Library. We also invite you to participate in our annual mapping and visualization competition. Visit the map and visualization competition information page for more details. The schedule includes:

  • Kickoff Panel: What is Digital and Data Scholarship?: Provocations and Futures
  • Demonstration and presentation booths
  • Lightning talks from faculty and students
  • Software workshops from Qualtrics surveys and JMP statistical software
  • A map and visualization competition
  • Refresheshments
  • …and more!

REGISTER TODAY

Register to vote. And then vote

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. Please visit http://nyu.edu/nyu-votes to find out more information on how to register.

Upcoming Voting-related Events

Voter Registration One Stop Shop

Center for Student Life

Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Sq. S., 7th Floor
Mon.-Thu. 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Register to Vote on the 7th Floor of Kimmel in the Center for Student Life! Fill out a voter registration form for New York or learn about voting absentee in your home state. Voting registration happens year round!

Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarships (Graduate study in the UK)

Audience: Current seniors or recent graduates

Deadline: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Award: The Churchill Scholarship covers all University and College fees. Churchill Scholars receive a living allowance, an allowance of up to $1,500 for travel to and from the United Kingdom, as well as reimbursement of applications fees for a UK visa and health surcharge.

Description: The Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States awards 14 Churchill Scholarships each year, depending on its funding levels, for either the Master of Philosophy or the Master of Advanced Study at the University of Cambridge in science, mathematics, and engineering. If interested in applying for the Churchill, please identify a program of study first. Learn more at our website.

Goldwater Scholarship

Audience: Sophomore or junior students at the time of application

Deadline: NYU Internal Deadline – November 12 at 5:00 pm. Students need to submit a whole application (available for download at the Goldwater website) to the Office of Global Awards by November 12th at 5:00 p.m. Note that this includes a pdf of the online application form, additional essay, current college transcript, and three letters of recommendation.)

Award: Awards up to $7,500 for the remaining undergraduate year(s) of study.

Description: The Goldwater Scholarships award funding for undergraduate study leading to research careers in mathematics, natural science or engineering. Please see the Goldwater website for information about what areas of study are supported. If you look over the list of past Goldwater scholars, you’ll see that the foundation notes undergraduate majors and career objectives. They also have very specific advice for students who plan to study medicine: “Students who plan to study medicine are eligible for a Goldwater Scholarship only if they plan a research career rather than a career as a practicing physician with emphasis on the clinical practice of medicine and patient care.”

Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development Events – Week of October 9-17, 2018

The Graduate Student Career Development Team offers an array of in-person and virtual events. Join for this week’s offerings:

NYU Global Career Week – Week of October 8-12 – Virtual

Grad Level Salary Negotiation – October 9, 4:30PM-5:30PM, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th St. 2nd Floor)

Career Conversations: Data Careers – October 16, 5:30PM-7:00PM, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th St. 2nd Floor)

LinkedIn Presents:  Rock Your Profile – October 16, 12:30PM-1:30PM, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th St. 2nd Floor)

Grad Level Resumes, CVs, and Cover Letters – October 17, 5:30AM-6:30PM, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th St. 2nd Floor)

For more detailed information please visit the Wasserman Center for Career Development Center.

Tea @ 3 – Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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

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

We hope to see you there!

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

Conversations of Color: Complexities of Coming out as Transgender Non-Conforming/Binary – October 18, 2018

When working with Transgender and Non-Conforming/Binary (TGNC/B) students, it is important to consider the multiple identities they hold in order to best support them.  Brooke Donatone, Licensed Clinical Social Worker in NYU Counseling and Wellness, will lead a discussion which will address the complexity of coming out issues when people may have different understandings of what coming out means to them and where/if/how this takes place based on multiple identities.

RSVP Now!

Date: October 18, 2018

Time: 12:30 – 1:45 pm

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

Lunch will be provided.

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