Join Ivan Makar, Senior Advisor in the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, for a hands-on workshop on public speaking. Whether you have a big presentation coming up or want to take away the fear factor of speaking in class, this workshop will teach you to organize your thoughts and make crystal clear points. This presentation will include discussion on public speaking as a non-native English speaker.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 in the Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge. Lunch will be from 12:00 pm-12:30 pm and workshop from 12:30-1:45 pm.
Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP here.
Nia Awards 2017 – Nominations Now Open!
The Nia (a Swahili word meaning purpose) Awards is the annual awards ceremony hosted by the NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs to recognize NYU students, faculty, staff and alumni for their efforts to promote social justice at NYU and beyond. Please save the date and visit bit.ly/Nia2017
to nominate someone for a Nia Award starting 2/21!
Nomination Deadline: Monday, April 3rd at 11:59 PM
Awards Ceremony:Thursday, May 11th at 6:00 PM
The last priority deadline to apply for summer study abroad programs and scholarships is Tuesday, March 21st. After this date, many programs will be closed and running wait lists, but select programs will continue to admit students on a rolling, space-available basis. Visit our web page for program dates, course numbers, sample syllabi, and more. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-992-9380.
RSVP here to attend Conversations of Color: Juvenile Justice-Involved Adolescent Girls. Legal justice does not equal social justice. In launching an advocacy program for juvenile justice-involved adolescent girls, Dr. Shabnam Javdani spent 4 years collaborating with a number of organizations who control when and under what circumstances youth are arrested. Over the course of this time, a number of challenging ethical tensions emerged. Join Dr. Javdani for an interactive discussion at one of NYU Steinhardt’s most treasured traditions.
Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017
Please Pless Hall, 3rd Fl Lounge, 82 Washington Square East
Lunch will be provided.
At Conversations of Color, Steinhardt students, faculty, and administrators discuss race, ethnicity, culture, sexual orientation, religious or spiritual belief, ability, gender identity/expression, economic class, and other related topics of diversity.
Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affair.
This semester, the Office of Global Awards will be offering two information sessions about studying in the United Kingdom and the Rhodes, Marshall, Churchill, Mitchell, and Gates Scholarships.
March 30, 12.30-1.30 p.m. RSVP here
May 5, 4.00-5.00 p.m. RSVP here
Location: 12 Washington Place (Leadership Initiative/Office of Global Awards)
Space is limited to 40 students.
This hour long information session will cover the basics of fellowships for graduate study in the United Kingdom, focusing in particular on the Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell and Gates Scholarships. We’ll go over the difference between each scholarship foundation, what makes a plausible application, how to secure recommendation letters and think through the essay components of each applications. We will also discuss the internal application process at NYU. (NYU’s internal deadline for expressions of interest is May 19th. For more details, see here.)
Students from ALL years are welcome (as well as alumni), though you will need to be at least a senior in Fall 2017 to be eligible for they next competition cycle for these scholarships. You will need to research each scholarship in detail for further information about eligibility.
The Office of Global Awards will be holding a Truman Application Information Session on the 9th of March from 12.30-1.30 p.m. at 12 Washington Place.
We will spend time covering eligibility requirements, likely careers for Truman Scholars and NYU’s internal application development process for our for nominees. NYU’s nominees from prior years will be there to answer any questions you have about the process too. We will also spend time on the short answer questions you are expected to complete for your internal Truman application. Jenni Quilter will offer examples of well-written short answers, and give general advice on how to develop your own applications.
Space is limited to 40 students. Please RSVP here.
Join Steinhardt Student Affairs for free bagels and coffee on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, in Pless Hall 1st Floor Lounge. Bagels start at 9am; while supplies last!
Join the Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development team at these informative events.
Salary Negotiation – Wednesday, March 1, 12:00 pm, Webinar
Graduate Professional Series (GPS): Mentoring – Thursday, March 2, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)
Grad Level Interviewing and Networking – Thursday, March 2, 5:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)
“Improv”ing Your Pitch – Tuesday, March 7, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)
Salary Negotiations – Wednesday, March 1, 2017
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.
Date: Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Time 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Location: Pless Hall, 3rd Fl.
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.