Applying to Graduate School – Mon. October 16th, 2017 5-6:30pm

Applying to Graduate School & Post-Undergraduate Plans
Mon. October 16, 2017
5pm – 6:30pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge
82 Washington Square East

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Is Graduate School your next step after completing your undergraduate degree at NYU Steinhardt? Join representatives from the Wasserman Center and Steinhardt Student Affairs for an interactive workshop on strategies for successfully applying to Graduate School, and other options post-undergrad. After attending this workshop, you will be able to answer the question, Why Grad School? Contemplate your values and their relationship to career goals, as well as learn the steps you’ll need to take to apply to the right program for you.

Safe Zone Ally Training – Friday October 6, 2017, 12:30pm-3pm

Friday, October 6, 2017
12:30pm – 3pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Sq East, 1st Floor Lounge
Lunch will be provided

Safe Zone is a campus wide program designed to visibly identify students, staff, and faculty who support the LGBTQ population, understand some of the issues facing LGBTQ individuals, and are aware of various LGBTQ resources. The three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students and those questioning their sexuality and gender identity.

All Steinhardt faculty, administrators, staff, undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students, of all departments, are invited to participate.

Click here to register.


Herff Jones Class Rings

Congratulations Graduates!

It’s time to order your NYU Class Ring. Be a part of the tradition and create your own ring to symbolize your experiences, connections and academic achievements at New York University.

What: Ordering Event
When: October 17, 18, & 19, 2017
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where: NYU Bookstore at 726 Broadway

Join us to have any questions answered and view your ring options.

Ordering Site

Add to your address book

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CROSSROADS Career Planning Workshop – Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm

CROSSROADS Career Planning Workshop is designed to heighten student awareness to the skills and experiences needed to survive and thrive toward a meaningful professional future by utilizing university resources. During this workshop, we will explore four areas crucial to professional success during and after college: Professional Development, Leadership Development, Academic Assessment and Skills/Interest Re-Evaluation.

This workshop will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 12:30 pm in the Pless 3rd Floor Lounge.  Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP here.


Angela M. Ellis Student Affairs/Opportunity Programs Counselor

Marni Vassallo,
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Advising and Student Services, Department of Teaching and Learning, Steinhardt

Paula Lee Director, Wasserman Center for Career Development

Crochet for a Cause – Wednesday, October 11, 2017 – 12:00 – 2:00pm – Pless 3

The Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs invite the NYU Naughty Knitters to share their talents with the NYU community.  We are hosting some good crochet and knitting fun. Amateurs and experts are welcome!  All completed items will go to a charitable cause in our community.  We invite you to come out and explore this most enjoyable and relaxing craft. Lunch will be served.

This event will be held on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the Pless 3rd Floor Lounge. Please RSVP here.

Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development Events – Week of September 25, 2017

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

Confidence + Skill: Google’s Guide to Building a Successful Career in Tech!  – Tuesday, September 26, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, Wasserman Center – Brooklyn (311 Bridge Street)

Managing Your Career at Work – Wednesday, September 27, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

Career Conversations: Strategy Consulting Careers – Thursday, September 28, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

OGS closed September 26 and October office hours at Steinhardt

Please note that NYU’s Office of Global Services is closed today, Tuesday, September 26th and will reopen at its usual business hours tomorrow. Alison Jackson, our Office of Global Services Advisor will be offering walk-in hours to answer your questions and assist with immigration-related paperwork right here at Steinhardt! Alison will be holding office hours in the Office of Student Affairs (Pless Hall 2nd floor) twice a month on Mondays from 10:00 am – 12:00 pmThis month Alison will be in the office on October 2nd and 16th. Avoid the lines at the Student Link Center and come meet with Alison to discuss any questions you may have!

National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Education Research

The NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship Program supports early-career scholars working in critical areas of educational scholarship. Fellows will also attend professional development retreats and receive mentorship from NAEd members and other senior scholars in their field. This fellowship is non-residential, and applications from all disciplines are encouraged. Up to 30 NAEd/Spencer Fellowships will be awarded.

Deadline: November 2, 2017

Award: Fellows will receive $70,000 for one academic year of research, OR $35,000 for each of two contiguous years, working halftime.

Freeman-ASIA Awards for Undergraduate Study in East and Southeast Asia

The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce that the competition for the Freeman-ASIA Awards for Undergraduate Study in East and Southeast Asia for Spring 2018 / Calendar Year 2018 is now open. Freeman Awards for Study in Asia (Freeman-ASIA) provides scholarships for U.S. undergraduate students with demonstrated financial need to study abroad in East or Southeast Asia (Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macao, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam). For full eligibility criteria, more information, and the online application, please visit the Freeman-ASIA website at:

Deadline: October 18, 2017, at 5:00 pm EST

Award: Freeman-ASIA offers scholarships of up to $7,000 to assist with the cost of the study abroad program and related expenses, including airfare, basic living costs, local transportation, books, etc.