Advanced Qualitative Methods Course
Course # RESCH-GE.2147 Fieldwork: Data Collection Class # 2439
Fall 2011, Wednesdays, 2:00 – 3:40 p.m. Prof. Lisa M. Stulberg
This course is the first in a two-part sequence on fieldwork. This first semester focuses on data collection. This includes a focus on gaining access to a field site, selecting a case, matching a research question with a methodology, and the nuts and bolts of taking and writing fieldnotes. The course is designed primarily for doctoral students who would like training in this method for their dissertation work.RESCH-GE 2140 Approaches/Qualitative Inquiry (formerly E10.2140) is a prerequisite for this course.
Please feel free to contact Lisa Stulberg at email@example.com if you have any questions about the course.
Want to hear more about the Peace Corps experience from people who have actually been there? Join a panel of NYU professors to hear about their experiences abroad and how Peace Corps affected their lives and careers!
• Professor Jonathan Zimmerman, RPCV Nepal
• Professor Bridget O’Connor, RPCV Afghanistan
• Professor Heidi White, RPCV Poland
Where?: NYU Wasserman Center (133 E 13th Street, 2nd Floor)
When?: Tuesday, April 12th @ 7:00pm
Questions?: Contact NYU’s Peace Corps recruiter: Caitlin Gokey (RPCV Namibia, 2005 – 2008) at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 998-4748
Peace Corps Volunteers work in over 70 countries worldwide in areas such as education, youth and community development,
agriculture and environmental education, health and HIV/AIDS education, business development, and information technology.
Peace Corps Volunteers must be 18 years of age and a US citizen.
If you haven’t registered for Summer courses, this is your chance to try out NYU’s new Albert! We encourage you to go online, search for courses, and as you see ones that you’re interested in taking in the Fall term, put them in your Shopping Cart! This is also a great way to find out if you need any special consent to register for courses, make sure that you’ve been cleared by your advisor or resolve any issues before registration begins.
Check out these online guides if you need a little help: Albert Course Search Help & Albert Registration Help
Please join us for Conversations of Color on Thursday, April 14th, 12:30-1:45 pm, Pless Hall, 82 Washington Square East, 3rd floor lounge.
The goal of Conversations of Color is to provide a forum for students, faculty and administrators to meet and talk about issues of diversity.
RSVP to http://www.surveygizmo.com/s/105617/rsvp-for-conversations-of-color
Conversations of Color is sponsored by the NYU Steinhardt office of Student Affairs
RSVP for the Diversity Career Expo on FRIDAY, APRIL 8th FROM 12-2PM at NYU’s Wasserman Center for Career Development! Network and learn about organizations that value diverse candidates and promote recruiting initiatives for a more inclusive workforce.
Employers and Professionals will be present, so remember to dress for success (business casual recommended). Bring a resume, ask for ways to follow up with each individual you meet (business card or website info), and be prepared to practice your personal pitch (share your story).
To RSVP, log in to NYU CareerNet and see the "Events" tab (nyu.edu/careerdevelopment)
*Co-sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Education and Programs, Gentlemen of Quality, BSU, and the NYU
LGBTQ Student Center.
Thursday April 14th, 4:30PM – 6:30PM
Palladium Multipurpose Room, 140 East 14th Street, 3rd Floor
Need an apartment? Looking for a roommate? Join us at the Apartments & Roommates Remix and maybe you will find the face or place of your dreams! If not, you will enjoy the special Remix Menu of treats we’ve prepared! We’ll also share tips for finding an apartment in the city, and advise you on the challenges of roommate living and learning in the real world! Co-sponsored by the Student Resource Center’s Office of Graduate Student Life, Off-Campus Services and Office of International Students and Scholars. Oh, and treats will be served! Questions? Email email@example.com
Dear Steinhardt Student,
For Steinhardt’s final newsletter this year, we will be running a column called, ‘Student Achievement and Community Service." In this column, we will list prestigious awards, publications, art exhibits, music performances, and community service by our students. If you are interested in having your work publicized, write to Debra Weinstein (firstname.lastname@example.org), describing the nature of your work in a brief paragraph. Be sure to include your name, your year of graduation, and your current program. You may also include a photo with your email.
We are also looking for that stories that reflect the depth and breadth of our academic, research, and community experiences at home and abroad. We welcome all ideas in this area, and hope you will take a minute to look at our site to read some of the essays. Here is an example from a past graduation newsletter: http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/photo_essays/ghana2
The deadline for submission is April 5, 2011. Please write "Steinhardt Graduation Issue" in your subject line.
Please see our guide to locate a space that matches your preferred research environment: http://nyu.libguides.com/content.php?pid=31133&sid=629459 Be sure to check out our reservable graduate collaborative rooms. These rooms come in a variety of sizes, from small 1-2 person rooms, to 4-6 person rooms, to rooms that hold 10-12. To reserve a graduate collaborative room, please go here: http://webapps.library.nyu.edu/reserve
*NOW AVAILABLE: Seats in the Bobst Dissertation Writers’ Rooms: These rooms offer shared, quiet office space and are available to PhD students with approved dissertation topics. When subscribers arrive, they simply choose one of the numerous desks and work as long as they wish. Each room includes 10 partitioned desks, available on a first-come basis. Amenities include your own personal Moby (mobile storage cabinet), and state-of-the-art ergonomic furniture, including Aeron chairs and single seating tables and wireless.
We use a lottery system to assign subscribers to these rooms. To sign up for the lottery, go to this link: https://webapps.library.nyu.edu/raffle/
More information about Dissertation Writers’ Rooms can be found here: http://library.nyu.edu/services/lockers.html
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Attention Steinhardt Doctoral Students:
This is a reminder that our April First Fridays Doctoral Research Colloquium is scheduled for Friday, April 1st from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the 3rd Floor Pless Hall Lounge.
Our April 1st meeting will feature Professor Christopher Hoadley from Educational Communication & Technology, along with doctoral student Gabriela Richard. The research presentation will be followed by an IRB review and question and answer session with Professor Terry Astuto and Dean Perry N. Halkitis.
If you haven’t already done so, please send an email to Nancy Hall email@example.com to RSVP. April 1 is the last First Fridays session of the year so we hope to see you there. As always, lunch will be served!
The Undergraduate Student Government (USG) and the Graduate Student Organization (GSO) have opened elections for Executive Board positions for the 2011 – 2012 Academic Year. For information and applications, please visit the following websites:
Questions may be directed to each organization at firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com. Good luck!