Revisit the familiar or discover the unknown. Cross borders and journey across the world with nothing more than a few steps and an open mind. NYU World Tour invites you to celebrate the global and international experiences unique to NYU: Starting October 24th -28th, explore the diverse cultures that make this a vibrant place to learn, live, and work.
Visit nyu.edu/worldtour for details. NYU World Tour. Be in and of the world.
NYU Libraries has a great upcoming session for doctoral students offering practical information and strategies for those completing their PhD dissertations and considering how best to share their scholarly work–as journal articles or a book, in print and digital form. Topics include your rights as an author, how to think strategically about your publishing choices, what you need to know about copyright, and more. The session is led by Monica McCormick, Program Officer for Digital Scholarly Publishing in the Libraries and at NYU Press and April Hathcock, Scholarly Communications Librarian. The session will take place:
Thursday, October 20, 4-5:30pm in Bobst Library, Room 619 RSVP HERE
Honor your outstanding Steinhardt professor with a nomination for the 2016-2017 Distinguished Teaching Award (DTA). The DTA highlights NYU’s commitment to teaching excellence and is given annually to outstanding members of the faculty. Nominations are due by Monday, November 21st and should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Graduate Student Career Development Team offers an array of in-person and virtual events. Join for this week’s offerings:
Navigating Academic and Professional Conferences – Wednesday, October 19, 6:30pm, Wasserman Center (133 east 13th Street, 2nd floor)
Pitching Your Diverse Experience: Resume Edition – Thursday, October 20, 12:00pm – 2:00pm, Kimmel 806 (CMEP Lounge)
Applying Doctoral Programs – Thursday, October 20, 4:30pm, Wasserman Center (133 east 13th Street, 2nd floor)
Career Conversations: Academic and Research Careers – Tuesday, October 25, 4:30pm -5:030pm, Wasserman Center (133 east 13th Street, 2nd floor)
For more detailed information please visit the Wasserman Center for Career Development Center.
Each month the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Ted Magder, opens his door to all Steinhardt students for one-on-one chats, where they are encouraged to share their thoughts and experiences about academic life at Steinhardt and NYU. All discussions are informal, confidential and candid. The next Ted Chat is scheduled for Thursday, October 20 from 6 to 9 pm.
An invitation to make an appointment will go out later this week.
Join us for free sweets and tea/coffee at Tea at 3. Steinhardt Student Affairs staff will be there with information about upcoming programs, events, and other involvement opportunities. We hope to see you there!
As an added treat, we will be distributing copies of an amazing adult coloring book based on the SONY movie Inferno” (based on the Dan Brown book starring Tom Hanks, out Oct. 28).
Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.
If you are a graduate level Steinhardt student who is a non-native speaker of English and have questions about structuring a paper, best practices for proof-reading, and how to optimize your NYU resources, this workshop is for you. Join Ali Bujnowski from the NYU Writing Center for an informative session on these topics and more.
Date: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Time: 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East
Space is limited. RSVP here.
Friday, October 28, 2016
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.
Applying to Graduate School & Post-Undergraduate Plans
Mon. October 17th, 2016
5pm – 6:30pm
Joseph & Violet Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Student Lounge
82 Washington Square East
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.