Steinhardt USG Gala

Steinhardt USG Gala
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Steinhardt is celebrating the end of the year in a BIG way! Get your tickets now for Steinhardt USG’s annual Gala. The evening will be a wonderful end to an engaging year of events and academic achievement. Four-course dinner, live music, raffle prizes, and awards ceremony! $12 in advance, $15 day of.

Demystifying Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews – April 23, 2018

Demystifying Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews
Monday, April 23, 2018
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
Interested in crafting impressive cover letters and resumes that will land you opportunities to interview? In this workshop you will learn:
  • how your resume & cover letter are used in the job search process
  • what employers say they want in resumes & cover letters and discuss how to best meet their criteria
  • why your goals and aspirations matter, and how to determine if they align with the goals of the position and organization to which you are applying
  • how to craft resumes & cover letters so that you share your greatest strengths and aspirations
  • how to prepare in advance for an interview to handle any question that comes your way!

Women of Color in Leadership featuring Cristina Jiménez – Wednesday, April 18th

The NYU Leadership Initiative in partnership with the NYU Steinhardt Educational Leadership, Policy, and Advocacy program are proud to host a special event on Wednesday, April 18th – Women of Color in Leadership: Organizing for Change. The event will feature Cristina Jiménez, Co-founder of United We Dream, the largest immigrant youth-led organization in the nation, as she comes to NYU for a special conversation activism, cross-movement mobilization and the role women of color play in bringing about meaningful change. Cristina Jiménez has successfully mobilized hundreds of thousands of young people around the country and has been named as a MacArthur Fellow for her extraordinary social justice work.


Lavender Graduation – April 25

Formerly known as Moving Up Day, at Lavender Graduation we will honor graduating queer & trans students as well as members of the NYU community for their work towards LGBTQ+ inclusivity and equity. This year’s graduation ceremony will be followed by Queer Prom, so wear what makes you feel beautiful and fun and whole in your body! We are pleased to announce that our inaugural Lavender Graduation Keynote Speaker will be Gayatri Gopinath, Associate Professor & Director of the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality here at NYU!  

This event is open to all in the NYU community (graduate, undergraduate, staff, faculty). Space is limited, so be sure to RSVP.


Street Foods from Around the World cooking class with IPAC – April 26, 2018

Stressed about being stressed for the finals? The Steinhardt IPAC invites you to take a break and learn how to cook different types of Street Foods from Around the World. You will learn how to cook (and eat) Vietnamese summer rolls, scallion pancakes, empanadas other delicious dishes with Professor  Wai Chu, Adjunct Instructor in our Department of Nutrition and Food Studies. Learn how to prepare a dish and eat a meal with both international and domestic Steinhardt students for only $5!


How: It is easy. Follow this link, register and follow the instructions.

When: Thursday, April 26, 4 pm – 6 pm

Where: Steinhardt Nutrition Department kitchen

35 West 4th Street, 10th floor

Graduating International Student Information and Workshops with OGS

Graduating in May 2018?  Right now is the best time for F-1 students to apply for work permission that begins in July 2018.  It will take about ninety days to get your Optional Practical Training (OPT).  OPT is work permission for students in F-1 status.
The Office of Global Services April Events Calendar has been updated! Lawyer workshops on US work visas and how to do unpaid internships, how to get paid for work this summer, and what do you need to know when traveling are all topics for this month.

Faith Zone Ally Training – Friday, April 13th 12-3pm

Faith Zone is an award-winning training workshop designed to promote spiritual and religious literacy and dialogue. NYU students, faculty, and staff members can participate this training to become Faith Zone certified. Lunch will be served.

Friday, April 13, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Pless Hall, 1st Floor Lounge

Apartment Hunting 101: Monday April 16, 2018 5-6:30pm

Once you know what you want, searching for your new apartment is much easier. Join Justine Kelly-Fierro from NYU Steinhardt Student Affairs for a presentation and discussion on finding off-campus housing in NYC. Learn about neighborhoods, budgeting, roommates and how to find the right balance of cost, location, and privacy.

Monday, April 16, 5-6:30pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor
82 Washington Square East

RSVP today!

Upcoming Fellowship Info Sessions

So You’re Thinking About a Fellowship…
Tuesday, April 17th from 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Graduate Student Lounge (Silver, Room 120)
Join Abby Williams, GSAS Assistant Director for Fellowships and Awards for an introduction to the world of fellowships. This session is designed to help students understand how to navigate the various fellowship options and resources available to them on campus. This session will cover: 1) locating funding sources, 2) coming up with a project plan, 3) grant writing skills, 4) and designing a budget.

Introduction to Fulbright Information Session

Wednesday, April 18 from 5:00 – 6:00 pm, NYU Wasserman Center
Join us for an Introduction to the Fulbright US Student Program information session. The Fulbright U.S. Student Program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and administered by the Institute for International Education (IIE), offers diverse opportunities for research and cultural exchange for current U.S. students and recent graduates. Over the course of the hour, Abby Williams, GSAS Assistant Director of Fellowships and Awards will provide an in-depth review of the program, application procedures, and tips for success. *Please note that the Fulbright US Student Program is open to US citizens only.