Senior Portraits for the Class of 2016 – November 4-6, 2015

It’s your year – Capture the moment!
Senior Portraits for the Class of 2016

When: Wednesday, November 4th – Friday, November 6

Where: Pless Hall 2nd Floor, Open Conference Room

Sitting Fee: $5.00

Schedule your appointment at www.ouryear.com, entering  school code 380 or by calling 1-800-OUR-YEARTM (687-9327)

When you schedule your appointment, you will receive complete  information on how to prepare for your portrait sitting. Don’t forget that you can use these portraits for your Professional Networking and Job Search sites.

Don’t miss out on capturing this once in a lifetime achievement!

Be Kind To Yourself! Exploring Stress, Self Care & Mindfulness Practices

Be Kind To Yourself! Exploring Self Care & Mindfulness
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 – 11am – 12pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge

Feeling stressed out as we move into the last five weeks of the semester? Discover how our bodies and minds respond to stress, which we can use to our advantage in practices that help us de-stress. Come discuss what self care means to you, and find out strategies to incorporate this practice into your daily life, even if you only have a minute to spare!  We’ll raffle off self-care prizes and conclude with a grounding mindfulness practice.

Facilitators: Justine Kelly-Fierro (Office of Student Affairs) and Rita Zilberman, LCSW (Counseling & Wellness)

RSVP today!

Be Kind To Yourself! Exploring Stress, Self Care & Mindfulness Practices

Be Kind To Yourself! Exploring Self Care & Mindfulness
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 – 11am – 12pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge

Feeling stressed out as we move into the last five weeks of the semester? Discover how our bodies and minds respond to stress, which we can use to our advantage in practices that help us de-stress. Come discuss what self care means to you, and find out strategies to incorporate this practice into your daily life, even if you only have a minute to spare!  We’ll raffle off self-care prizes and conclude with a grounding mindfulness practice.

Facilitators: Justine Kelly-Fierro (Office of Student Affairs) and Rita Zilberman, LCSW (Counseling & Wellness)

RSVP today!

Senior Portraits for the Class of 2016 – November 4-6, 2015

It’s your year – Capture the moment!
Senior Portraits for the Class of 2016

When: Wednesday, November 4th – Friday, November 6

Where: Pless Hall 2nd Floor, Open Conference Room

Sitting Fee: $5.00

Schedule your appointment at www.ouryear.com, entering  school code 380 or by calling 1-800-OUR-YEARTM (687-9327)

When you schedule your appointment, you will receive complete  information on how to prepare for your portrait sitting. Don’t forget that you can use these portraits for your Professional Networking and Job Search sites.

Don’t miss out on capturing this once in a lifetime achievement!

Meditation and Discussions of Effective Living

Come join a group for sitting meditation (including coaching on meditation for beginners and non-beginners). In addition, we will discuss effective living through applying spiritual principles in our everyday lives. In particular, we will discuss healthy relationships with ourselves and others and using everyday experiences to further unlock our capacity for joy, peace, and love. There is no fee for participation and no commitment is required.

Tuesdays 11/3/15 to 12/15/15 from 12:05–12:50pm (please come on time)
Location: East Bldg 440     Group leader: Marty Simon (NYU professor)

NYU World Tour is Here!

Taking place October 26 – 31, this week will be dedicated to celebrating our NYU global and international community. The week’s events will feature free food from around the world, art exhibits, entertainment, giveaways, and will give you insight into each of NYU’s global sites and study away programs.  Visit nyu.edu/worldtour for all the details and journey across the world with NYU!

Save the date!
Don’t forget to RSVP for The NYU Leadership Initiative’s upcoming event on Thursday, November 5th featuring Gail McGovern, CEO of the American Red Cross. Save your spot here http://bit.ly/1W5GC4h!

Let’s Talk International: Cross-Cultural Conflict – Tuesday, November 3, 2015

At our next Let’s Talk International, we’ll explore cross-cultural conflict, including our own approaches to conflict and practices for navigating conflict across cultures.

RSVP here for Tuesday, November 3, 2015 from 12 pm – 1:30 pm. Lunch is provided. Space is limited.

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.


“Belle” A Conversation and Film Screening – Thursday, October 29, 2015

NYU’s Office of the Vice Provost invites you for a conversation with screenwriter Misan Sagay and a screening of her powerful film, Belle, on Thursday, October 29th at 6pm.

BELLE: A CONVERSATION AND FILM SCREENING
Thursday, October 29th: Cantor Film Center, 6PM

Professor Renée Blake (FAS Linguistics and Social and Cultural Analysis; Director, Africana Studies) will moderate a brief conversation with screenwriter Misan Sagay before the film screening. Event begins promptly at 6:00 pm. Doors open at 5:45 pm.

Belle is the 2013 multi-award winning film that brings us powerfully close to a historical moment where race, class, gender and justice collide. Prior to the screening, screenwriter Misan Sagay will share her own story, reflecting on her personal connection with the main character and the 1779 painting that inspired the film.

Safe Zone Ally Training – Friday October 23, 2015 10am-1pm

Friday, October 23, 2015
10am – 1pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall
82 Washington Sq East, 3rd Floor Lounge
Breakfast 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.

This three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students. Individuals who complete this training and then choose to post a Safe Zone card should be comfortable with LGBTQ students approaching them to talk about LGBTQ related issues, or to help students find campus or local resources.

Click here to register.