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Money Management Series: Tax Workshop | 5:30-7:00 pm
The Kimmel Center | 60 Washington Square | Room 406

Spring is just around the corner, and with April a few short months away, it’s time to start thinking about filing taxes! Have questions? Get answers! Join NYU alumnus and Certified Public Accountant; Melvin A. Stein, for an informational session that will cover all you need to know before April 15th!

Topics of discussion will include individual taxes with an emphasis on tuition and interest deductions for students. For anyone unable to attend this session, not to worry, we’ll be repeating this workshop on March 30th
Light refreshments will be provided.

Grads Trip to MoMA | 12:30-2:30 pm | 4 Washington Square Village | corner of Mercer and Bleecker | Room 1CThe Museum of Modern Art fuels creativity, ignites minds, and provides inspiration. With extraordinary exhibitions and the world's finest collection of modern and contemporary art, MoMA is dedicated to the conversation between the past and the present, the established and the experimental. Our mission is helping you understand and enjoy the art of our time.

FREE roundtrip metro card per student, space is limited. Please arrive no later than 12:30 pm. To RSVP click here








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February 16, 2011


Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Financial Aid Information Sessions

All students are invited to attend any of our Financial Aid Information Sessions, which are offered each year to assist students with the financial aid application procedure and to review and answer questions about every aspect of the student aid process. Our counselors explain how to avoid common mistakes and how to maximize your eligibility for all types of aid programs. Special attention is given to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and also to the Master Promissory Note (MPN) process for those seeking federal loans. We encourage you to attend one of these sessions; they are open to all NYU students regardless of the listed school location.

Consult this schedule regularly for updates and corrections. Additional dates and times will be provided when information becomes available.

February 23rd | Undergraduate and Graduate Students
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Study Abroad
Location To Be Announced

LGBTQA Grad Social | 6:00-9:00 pm
Amity Hall, 80 W 3rd St.

Join the NYU LGBTQ Student Center and Queer Grads for a social for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer graduate students and their allies. Free refreshments will be serve-

Non-Profit Boot Camp: Skills to Change the World | Application deadline February 16
The NYU Wasserman Center has teamed up with Morgan Stanley to host "Boot Camp: Skills to Change the World" to provide sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students with an exciting non-profit career exploration workshop designed to debunk myths and explore the realities of working in the non-profit world. Deadline for application: Feb. 16; event date: Friday, Mar. 25, 9:00 am. To apply, click the "Jobs" tab on NYU CareerNet and search for Job ID #786649.

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Free HIV Testing | 10:00 am- 4:30 pm
LGBTQ Student Center Lounge - Kimmel 602
Free, confidential rapid HIV testing available for all NYU students. Results are ready in about 20 minutes. Provided by the NYU Student Health Center.

Friday, February 18, 2011

Graduate Tour | 12:00 - 1:00 pm
4 Washington Square Village | corner of Mercer and Bleecker | Room 1C

(You can enter building 4 on Bleecker 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 students.html


Tuesday February 22, 2011

Making it in Media: Hip-Hop Feminism & the Workplace | 12:00 - 2:00 pm
Kimmel Center | Room 905 & 907
Making it in Media is a networking Q&A series that provides an opportunity for students interested in making a career in media to connect with media professionals of diverse backgrounds who are currently in the industry. The panelists will share how social identities and diversity have impacted their careers and is informative and open to all, offering career advice and general media analysis from industry veterans. Part of African Heritage Month Celebration @ NYU. RSVP (highly recommended) at

Wednesday, February, 23, 2011

Yoga4Grads Series February 23, 2011| 5:00 - 6:00 pm
Gallatin School of Individual Study | 1 Washington Square Place 4th floor | room 430

Experience and research suggest yoga is a powerful tool for addressing symptoms of stress such as muscle tension, poor concentration, fatigue, insomnia and more. Through simple yoga postures and breath techniques yoga can reduce stress, increase energy, enhance performance, improve concentration and overall mood.
All are welcome and no previous yoga experience necessary. Please Bring your your own yoga mats! To RSVP click here

Graduate Students of Color Social at Negril Village | 5:00 - 9:00 pm
70 W. 3rd St between LaGuardia & Thompson

Socials are an opportunity for graduate students across disciplines to interact with one another and other members of the NYU community. Socials include complimentary appetizers and drink specials. All are invited! Must have proper ID (21+).
In partnership with the NYU Steinhardt Graduate Student Organization and the NYU Wagner Black Student Alliance.
For more information, please contact

Saturday, February 26, 2011

13th Annual All University Games | 6:00pm- 10:00pm (Coles Sports Center)
Description: Come and represent your school in Sumo Wrestling, Volleyball, Tug-of-War, Basketball, Banner Contest, Foosball, Rock Paper Scissors and Dodgeball
Sign-up: 212-998-2234
Sponsored by NYU Student Senators Council
in School of Individualize Study

PhilanthrophyNYU new Fall issue is now available

The Editorial Board of PhilanthropyNYU has announced the launch of its Fall
2010 issue at The e-journal published in
conjunction with the George H. Heyman Jr., Center for Philanthropy and
Fundraising showcases scholarly and practical insight from some of the
nation¹s preeminent educators, fundraisers, grantmakers, and emerging
leaders of the philanthropic sector.

Safe Zone Trainings this semester: Reserve your spot TODAY! NYU LGBTQ Ally Safe Zone Training Sessions!

This three hour training session provides a foundation of knowledge needed to be an effective ally to LGBTQ students.

Safe Zone I
Friday, February 25, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday, April 12, 1:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday, April 14, 1:45 PM - 5:00 PM

The NYU LGBTQ Student Center has developed a training that builds on concepts covered in Safe Zone I. The Dismantling Heterosexism and Institutional Oppression training module and defines and provides concrete examples of heterosexism; identifies how it manifests on individual, cultural and institutional levels and provides participants with tools and strategies for challenging heterosexist practices and behavior on all of these levels. **This training is open to all students and staff that have completed a Safe Zone I training within the past two years.

Safe Zone II Programs:
Dismantling Heterosexism & Institutional Oppression
Friday, April 1, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

If you have questions regarding the registration form or the Safe Zone program contact us at or at 212.998.4424.

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