Tuesday, February 1, 2010
Grad classes at Bobst Library
70 Washington Square Village | now through 3/24
Brush up your skills with a series of Graduate Student Library workshops. These workshops focus on learning how to organize your bibliographies, finding out to how to track down tricky citations, understanding the intricacies of processing and analyzing data, and even simply knowing your way around an American research library. For the complete listing of these sessions dates and times, and to sign up, go to: http://library.nyu.edu/grads
GASLAND: Screening and Q+A with Director Josh Fox
Kimmel Center, Room 802
WEPA, Oxfam, United for Action, and the NYU Office of Sustainability are pleased to present a screening of GASLAND the award-winning (and Oscar nominated) documentary film exploring the harrowing consequences of natural gas drilling, also known as hydraulic fracturing or "fracking". Director Josh Fox will attend, with a Q+A session to follow the screening.
New York State's lands and resources are at risk -- educate yourself! Don't miss it!
NYU's African Heritage Month Celebration Opening Ceremony & Cultural Gala
7:00 - 10:00 pm | Kimmel Center | E&L Auditorium, 4th Floor
Keynote address by Kamilah Forbes: Artistic Director of the Nationally Acclaimed Hip Hop Theater Festival
Performances: Song, Dance, Theatre and Instrumental Music
Dinner: catered by Negril Village Restaurant
This event is FREE and open to the public so bring friends and famil
The Reality Show | 8:00 pm
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (in Kimmel).
The Reality Show: NYU is a gritty, funny musical about the lives of NYU students as they experience an array of confounding, confusing, and exciting issues. Written, performed, and produced by NYU students, and directed by Tisch School of the Arts professor Elizabeth Swados. Free tickets can be picked up on the day of the event, with an NYU ID, between 12 pm and 7:45 pm at the Skirball box office.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Corporate and Technology Fair | 11: 00am-3:00 pm
Featuring Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Consulting, Management, Marketing, International, and more. Liberal Arts majors are encouraged to attend.
RSVP on NYU CareerNet beginning 1/27
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Shattered City/Shattered Lives: Haiti(an) Matters: Black History Month at Gallatin
6:30 PM | Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Art | 1 Washington Place
The program begins with a screening of the PBS documentary The Quake, which was filmed days after the devastating earthquake on January 12, 2010. The Quake graphically documents the disaster and the ill-coordinated relief efforts that left survivors without adequate food, water, shelter or medical care. Following the screening, Dr. Stephen S. Carryl, Chairman of Surgery at the Brooklyn Hospital and President of the Overseas Medical Assistance Team (OMAT) will join us. OMAT has made frequent visits to Haiti over the past ten years and was among the first responders after the earthquake. Also joining the discussion is Dr. Gary Belkin, Director of the Program in Global Mental Health at NYU’s School of Medicine. Dr. Belkin is also Senior Director for Psychiatric Services in the Health and Hospitals Corporation of the City of New York.
Screening of the PBS documentary “The Quake” followed by a discussion with
Dr. Stephen Carryl, Chairman of the Overseas Medical Team and Dr. Gary
Belkin, Director of the Program in Global Mental Health at NYU’s School of Medicine.
Admission is free. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis. Non NYU guests must show a valid photo I.D. For information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, February 4, 2011
Graduate Tour | 12:00 - 1:00 pm
4 Washington Square Village | corner of Mercer and Bleeker | Room 1C
(You can enter building 4 on Bleeker Street and the Office of Graduate Student Life is straight through the lobby).
Join us for our weekly tour for prospective and incoming graduate students. This tour will help you navigate NYU and highlight important office locations and resources. RSVP at http://www.nyu.edu/students/graduates/prospective- students.html
African Heritage Month: Rooted Expressions: Open Mic and Art Show | 8:30-11:30 pm Kimmel Center | Rosetnhal Pavilion
This event opens a creative space for the NYU family and it’s satellite communities to share their talents. In addition to inviting attendees to take the stage, the program will feature the poetry and artwork of New York’s fresh talent. Refreshments will be served.
Sunday, February 6, 2011
Integrating Spirituality and Practice | 6:00- 4:00 pm
Kimmel Center | Room 910
A number of students in the MSW program at Silver are (long-term) practitioners of some form of spiritual discipline, such as Buddhist meditation, t’ai chi, or reiki. We have formed a group to explore the ways in which the knowledge and skills gained from these disciplines might be integrated into our development as social workers, clinicians, and therapists, and to address any issues and concerns that might arise in the process. We meet on the first Sunday of each month. Please reply to email@example.com if you wish to be included on our list, and please feel free to e-mail this to anyone who you think might be interested in joining this discussion.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS & EVENTS
Tuesday, February 8, 2010
Graduate/Faculty of Color Dinner Series | 6:00-7:30 pm
Graduate/Faculty of Color Dinner Series allows for informal conversations between faculty and grad students of color over dinner. The theme allows for faculty to give ‘tips’ and other advice to graduate students through their own expertise or shared experience. Each monthly dinner focuses on a different topic and all members of the community are welcome to attend. To RSVP click here firstname.lastname@example.org ( space is limited*)
This program is in partnership with The center for Multicultural and Education Programs and Office of Graduate Student Life at the Student Resource Center.
Spring 2011 Housing Available
All students interested in Housing for the Spring 2011 semester are encouraged to apply! You may complete the Spring 2011 Housing application by accessing the Housing Forms Channel through your NYUHome account. Please feel free to contact the Office of Residential Life and Housing Services at 212-998-4600 should you have any questions.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week at New York University
February 7—12, 2011
"The Dream Begins With You”
On February 10th, 1961 Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. met with members of the NYU community during a three-hour visit. After lunch with student leaders and meeting campus officials, Dr. King delivered a speech entitled, “The Future of Integration.” This year we will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s visit to our Campus with special events and programs: Take Action, Calling all Orators, Build a coalition, Tell us who is making a Difference, Give Back, and Show your Unity. For more information, please visit www.nyu.edu/mlkweek
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