Let’s Talk International: International Women’s Day – March 8, 2017

We hope you’ll join the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs, Office of Global Services, and other undergraduate and graduate students for our next session of Let’s Talk. Let’s Talk is a program to meet new friends, and explore different topics of international concern. This month as part of  International Women’s Day, celebrated during Women’s Herstory month, we will be discussing the role of women in various cultures and how women have influenced are personal, academic, and professional lives.

Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP 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.


Write On: A Writing Workshop for Non-Native English Speakers – February 28, 2017

If you are a Steinhardt student who is a non-native speaker of English and has questions about structuring a paper, best practices for proof-reading, and how to optimize your NYU resources, this workshop is for you! Join Ali Bunjowski from the NYU Writing Center for an informative session on these topics and more. This workshop is open to both undergraduate and graduate students.

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Time: 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Space is limited. RSVP here.

Crochet for a Cause

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, March 1, 2017 at 12:00 noon. Please RSVP here.


Writing Support for Multilingual Students

Learn strategies for writing success!

Are you an undergraduate international student or multilingual student who would like additional support on a writing assignment?

Come in for drop-in tutoring Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am-12pm at the Academic Resource Center (ARC), 18 Washington Place

A Networking Series: Building & Maintaining Professional Relationships – Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Join Steinhardt and the Wasserman Center for Career Development for the semester’s final installment of A Networking Series. The discussion will focus on networking techniques of how to build and maintain professional relationships.

RSVP here.

Date: Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Time: 12:30pm -1:45 pm

Location: Pless Hall 3rd fl. Lounge

Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.


Wasserman Center Graduate Student Career Development Events – Week of February 22 – February 28, 2017

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

Grad Level Interviewing and Networking – Wednesday, February 22, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)

Women’s Foreign Policy Group Mentor Fair – Thursday, February 23, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Kimmel Center, Rosenthal (10th floor)

International Graduate Student Career Conference – Friday, February 24, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, Wasserman Center (133 East 13th Street, 2nd floor)


Iris Bohnet – Gender Equality By Design

Women comprise 50% of law students but only 22% of law firm partners. Calls to “lean in” and understand our own biases may not be enough to close the gender gap in leadership. What can be done at the institutional level to accelerate change?

Join Professor Iris Bohnet, behavioral economist at the Harvard Kennedy School and author of the path-breaking book, What Works: Gender Equality By Design, to explore practical, research-based solutions that can move the needle. From revamping recruitment processes to creating counter-stereotypical role models, learn what works to promote gender equality from the classroom to the boardroom.

This event is part of the Center for Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging speaker series, and is sponsored by Cravath, Swaine & Moore; Davis Polk & Wardwell; Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson; Kirkland & Ellis; Latham & Watkins; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison; and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. After the main event, please join us for a post-event reception exclusively sponsored by Paul, Weiss.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tishman Auditorium, Vanderbilt Hall
40 Washington Square South

Come meet the most buzzworthy startups at New York University!

The 15th Annual NYU Venture Showcase will feature nearly 40 startups from 12 divisions across NYU. Exhibiting ventures are Semi-finalists in the famed $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge and will range from novel consumer products to solutions with serious social impact to technologies that are reshaping the future. Attendees will also have a chance to connect with NYU alumni, angel investors, venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and industry innovators.



‘We Made It, So Can You’: Alumni-Student Networking Mixer – Thurs. February 23rd, 2017

Want to turn an internship into a career? In need of job-hunting advice? Then join the NYU Steinhardt USG on Thursday, February 23rd for a networking mixer with hors d’oeuvres and refreshments! From 7:00PM-8:30PM on the third floor of Pless Hall (82 Washington Square East), come gain valuable insights from Steinhardt alumni recently in your shoes. All departments are welcome! Register here.

Summer Study Abroad Information Session on Thursday, February 23, 2017

Join Global Affairs staff and faculty for a summer study abroad information session on Thursday, February 23 from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. in Pless Hall, 1st Floor Lounge. Learn about program and scholarship opportunities. Refreshments will be served. Questions? Contact steinhardt.global@nyu.edu or 212-992-9380.