Conversations of Color: Gender and Communication Styles – March 8, 2018

Join Joe Salvatore, Clinical Associate Professor of Educational Theatre and director of Steinhardt’s Verbatim Performance Lab, for a discussion of how gender affects our communication styles. He’ll use an interview between Matt Lauer and Kellyanne Conway from February 2017 as a case study and illustrate how switching the genders of the participants in a verbatim re-enactment of the interview affected perceptions and encouraged reflective practice.


Date: March 8, 2018

Time: 12:30 – 1:45 pm

Place Pless Hall 3rd fl. Student Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Lunch will be provided.

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

Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development Events – Week of February 27 – March 6, 2018

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

Career Conversations: Social Impact Career – Tuesday, February 27, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

Salary Negotiation – Thursday, March 1, 2:00 am – 3:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor), Presentation Room A

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session for Graduate Student – Tuesday, March 6, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Silver Center (31 Washington Pl), Room 120

Grad Connection Week — Service Visit to Educational Alliance – Monday, March 12, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, Go on-site at Educational Alliance to learn what it’s like to work at a non-profit serving 50,000 New Yorkers each year and stay to participate in a service project with your fellow NYU graduate students.   Spaces are limited, and early registration is encouraged.

A Networking Series: Salary Negotiation – Wednesday, February 28, 2018

You had a stellar interview. They have offered you the Job. You have a scheduled meeting with human resources. How do you negotiate the salary? Join the Wasserman Center for Career Development for a rich conversation on how to manage a salary negotiation by learning strategies to answer tough salary questions during interviews.
RSVP now.
Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time 3:30 – 4:45 pm
Location: Pless Hall, 3rd Fl.
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

Register Now – Speaking Freely: Learn a new language without the pressure of grades!

Have you ever wanted to study a language, but haven’t the time to fit it into your schedule? Will you be traveling in the global network, and need to brush up on your conversational skills? Then register for Speaking Freely, NYU’s unique language learning opportunity. Our weekly, non-credit, no-fee courses are designed to introduce you to a language; most of the classes are taught by native speakers, and some are offered at a higher level as well.

For schedules and more information, visit to sign up today!  Sections are filling up quickly and we want to make sure that you have this opportunity.

Attend DREAM Zone Ally Training – Fri. March 2, 2018

NYU Steinhardt Student Affairs is proud to collaborate with NYU’s Center for Multicultural Education and Programs to offer

DREAM Zone Ally Training

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
12:00 pm – 3:00pm

 Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Square East
1st Floor Student Lounge

DREAM Zone is an interactive training designed to explore the basic issues that surround the undocumented community, with a focus on undocumented students. DREAM Zone provides students, staff and faculty with a basic review of federal and local policies, discusses some of the issues undocumented students face specifically at NYU, and explores ways in which to be a better advocate and ally and create a more inclusive and supportive campus environment.

All students, faculty, and staff are welcome and encouraged to attend. Lunch will be provided.

RSVP Today to secure your spot in this workshop!

Let’s Talk International – February 28, 2018

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs, Office of Global Services, and other undergraduate and graduate students for next monthly discussion. Let’s Talk is a program to meet new friends, and explore different topics of international concern. This month we’ll be talking about Representation and Perception: How are different cultures represented and viewed globally?

Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please pre-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.

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

NYCDOE Application Information Session

Wednesday, February 21st, 10am-12pm

133 E 13th Street, Presentation Room B

Presenter: Merete Fields, NYCDOE Teacher Recruitment Manager

Join the DOE for an Information Session on teaching in New York City public schools. Representatives from the NYCDOE’s Office of Teacher Recruitment and Quality will discuss the application, job search, and benefits of teaching in NYC, followed by a Q&A. Open to Graduating Teacher Education Students.

RSVP here


Receive a Grant to Explore an Idea

Steinhardt Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Masters Degree Students,

We are excited about the opportunity for you to engage in student research through the Student Research and Creative Project Grant which is open to all Steinhardt undergraduate and master’s students. Students may receive up to $1,000 to conduct a research study or creative project under the supervision of a faculty mentor. The proposed project may be conducted as independent study or to satisfy a capstone course requirement, such as an undergraduate honors thesis or a master’s final capstone project.

How to Apply

  1. Complete the online Application, including an abstract not longer than 250 words, which will be published if you’re awarded, and your research or creative project plan

  2. Submit your current CV or resume (1-2 pages)

  3. Submit a letter of support and commitment from your faculty mentor indicating their willingness to work with you in the completion of your work and whether your proposed project will need approval from UCAIHS. (Your faculty mentor must be an NYU Steinhardt faculty member).

Applications are due by March 15.