Faculty and employees will again walk, jog, and run for fun in the 2019 J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge. Slip on your sneakers and join colleagues for an evening of exercise along the 3.5-mile course in Central Park (PDF) on Wednesday, May 29 at 7:00 pm. Update: Due to unsafe weather conditions, the event has been cancelled. Read more.
Whatever your speed, faculty and employees are encouraged to register now to participate then tweet photos and experiences on race night using the #TeamNYU hashtag. Participating faculty and employees pay a $54 entry fee, which supports the Central Park Conservancy. As a member of Team NYU, you will receive access to our catered hospitality tent and a Team NYU t-shirt. Advance registration is required. J.P. Morgan will close registration on April 23 or once event capacity is reached.
If you have any pressing life concerns, you can lean on Carebridge Life Resources. Carebridge provides NYU employees assistance with a variety of life issues, including health and wellness, financial and behavioral counseling, as well as child and elder care. These services also cover employee dependents, spouse, or domestic partner. Carebridge Life Resources is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Contact Carebridge at myliferesource.com or 800-437-0911. Reference NYU access code FTN59.
A project of the School of Law's Immigrant Rights Clinic, under Washington Square Legal Services, Inc., the NYU Immigrant Defense Initiative serves the University community and immediate family members with free, confidential advice and representation in immigration cases. Following an initial screening, cases suitable for pro bono representation will be referred out for possible representation and advocacy. Additional cases may be taken on for direct representation by the Immigrant Defense Initiative or referred to outside non-profit organizations or private attorneys. Read flyers in English (PDF) or Spanish (PDF) for additional information, and contact 212-998-6640 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a screening.
Faculty and employees are invited to register for an information session for parents of college-bound middle and high school students. Hosted by the NYU Office of Undergraduate Admissions, attendees will learn more about the admissions process at NYU and receive guidance about admissions and financial aid as you explore your child's higher education options.
Additionally, the NYU Office of Graduate Marketing and Admission Consulting will host an information session for benefits-eligible administrators and researchers and staff who wish to learn more about using the tuition remission benefit toward their graduate study at NYU. Update: Both sessions have reached capacity and are now closed.
NYU offers a support group for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Facilitated by an Alzheimer’s Association trained group leader, the group will provide a consistent and caring place to discuss the challenges of care giving, share feelings and concerns, and find emotional support. Group members may also exchange information and educate themselves about dementia. The group meets weekly on the Washington Square campus from 12:30 to 2:00 pm, and is limited in size to help ensure full participation by all group members. If you have questions and/or are interested in becoming a member, please send an email for consideration and pre-screening.
The Naughty Knitters is the Administrative Management Council's volunteer knitting and crocheting group at NYU. The Knitters meet weekly on the Washington Square and NYU Tandon campuses to create scarves, hats, baby blankets, and teddy bears for various local charities. Please send an email to participate in this campus-wide effort. To learn more and see previous donations, visit the Naughty Knitters Facebook page.
Active.com is the leading online community for people who want to discover, learn about, share, register for, and ultimately participate in activities about which they are passionate. Millions of active individuals engage each month to search and register online for races, team sports, and recreational activities; interact with others with similar interests; start online training programs; and access nutrition, fitness, and training tips. Discover the activities available near you!