Let’s Talk International – Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Our next Let’s Talk International topic is “Fish Out of Water”. We’ll take a look at culture shock, including common issues that arise while abroad and how the process of returning to our home country can impact our personal and professional relationships.

Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Time: 12 pm – 1:30 pm
Details: Click to register and learn more. 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.

NYU Human Rights Fellowship – $5,000 Award!

This is a very exciting opportunity for NYU students studying international human rights, broadly defined. The Gallatin Global Fellowship in Human Rights will provide several selected NYU students with $5,000 each for extended internships or research projects to be conducted in Summer 2015.

Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Monday, November 3, 2014 and are available at: http://gallatin.nyu.edu/utilities/forms/human-rights.html

-ISM Project Application Open

What is the -ISM Project?

The NASPA Award winning –ISM Project encourages students to explore various “–isms” in our communities as they relate to race/ethnicity, culture, socioeconomic class, sex/gender, political affiliation, religion/spirituality, and other existing social constructs and identities.

Click here to apply

A Networking Series: Professional Etiquette

Very simple courtesies can afford you respect and success in your chosen career. Please join the Wasserman Center for Career Development for A Networking Series session on Professional Etiquette. Participants will learn about cyber and in-person etiquette in the work place.

Please join us on Wednesday, October 8th, from 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm in the 3rd Floor Lounge of Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East.

RSVP here.

A Networking Series is a 4-part workshop dedicated to developing and enhancing the networking skills and abilities of Steinhardt graduate students.


Food in the 21st Century – Thursday, October 9, 2014

The New York University Fales Library; Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health; and Clark Wolf cordially invite you to:
Food in the 21st Century – New Benchmarks & Basics
Thursday, October 9, 2014     4:00-6:00pm
Fales Library & Special Collections, Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South, Third Floor
Suggested Donation: $10 All gifts support the Marion Nestle Food Studies Collection
rsvp.bobst@nyu.edu with guest name(s) and title/date of the event

Mind the Gap – Friday, October 3, 2014

Mind the Gap: An Intercultural Competence Workshop

In an increasingly global world, the term “intercultural competence” is commonly used, but what does it really mean? This workshop explores what intercultural competence is, how it benefits individuals and communities, and how we can grow our competencies. Participants will leave with a deepened awareness of how their own communication preferences can impact cross-cultural interactions.

Date: Friday, October 3, 2014
Time: 11:30 am – 2 pm
Details: Click to register and learn more. Lunch is provided. Space is limited.

Tea at 3 – Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Free sweets and coffee/tea at the first Tea at 3 of the academic year! Steinhardt Student Affairs staff will be there with information about October’s programs, events, and other involvement opportunities.

Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Time: Come by between 3-4 PM
Location: Pless Hall 1st Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Sponsored by the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.

Graduate Deans’ Hour

The Graduate Dean’s Hour is an event held to provide graduate students with an arena to begin the networking process within the Steinhardt Community. During these receptions students are able to enjoy light refreshment while discussing various topics with Deans, administrators and fellow students!

Join us for the Graduate Dean’s Hour on Thursday, October 2nd, in Pless Hall (82 Washington Square East), on the 3rd floor in the Student Lounge from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. We invite you to meet and greet Steinhardt’s new Dean, Dr. Dominic Brewer!

RSVP here.

We look forward to seeing you there!


New York State Assembly Intern Committee – Session Internship Program

We are pleased to announce that the New York State Intern Committee is looking for candidates for the 2015 Session Internship Program! The Session Internship Program offers a strong evaluated, educational program taught by a Professor-In-Residence, combined with informative Issue Policy Forums, Mock Session, Annual Awards Ceremony and valuable career experience.

This paid internship is offered to both Undergraduate (juniors & senior only) and Graduate Students in a college degree program, from any major. There is no application fee.

All undergraduate students must submit their application by Friday, October 24, 2014 by 4:30 p.m. to the following:

Office of Student Affairs

Pless Hall, 2nd floor (82 Washington Square East)

Attention: Nija M. Leocadio

All graduate students can submit their application directly to the intern committee by October 31, 2014