Graduate Student Career Events Calendar

JUNE

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session Webinar
Wednesday, June 3, 12pm-1pm
This seminar provides a detailed overview of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, discusses the differences between research/study and English Teaching Assistantship grants, offers advice on selecting a Fulbright destination, and reviews the Fulbright competition timeline and major application components.

Job Search Strategies for Graduate Students Webinar
Thursday, June 4, 11am-12pm
Searching for a job is hard work. Begin the job search by attending this session to learn effective advanced job-hunting strategies.

Networking 101 for Graduate Students
Wednesday, June 10, 12pm-1pm
Networking is an essential skill to develop for your job search. This interactive seminar is designed to equip you with techniques on how to effectively network and showcase your most valuable asset that is you.

Resumes for Master’s Students
Tuesday, June 16, 3pm-4pm
Master’s level students will learn how to write a resume to effectively highlight their academic strengths and contributions as well as to incorporate previous professional and academic activities.

Fulbright Research/Study Grant Application Development Workshop
Wednesday, June 17, 1pm-2pm
This workshop is open to graduate students who are considering applying for a Fulbright U.S. Student Research/Study Grant. Topics to be addressed include: the online application, transcripts, letter of affiliation, letters of recommendation, and writing the personal statement and research project proposal. Students will leave this workshop having created an individualized action plan for managing the Fulbright application.

Job Search Strategies for Graduate Students
Monday, June 22, 2pm-3pm
Searching for a job is hard work. Begin the job search by attending this session to learn effective advanced job-hunting strategies.

Marketing Your Master’s Degree Webinar
Monday, June 29, 2pm-3pm
Interested in understanding how to market your master’s degree to employers? Attend this seminar to learn how to articulate your high level skills and specialist knowledge gained during your graduate education to share with prospective employers. This interactive seminar will also provide students with an opportunity to learn more about how a master’’s degree gives you a competitive advantage in the job market and how to effectively pitch your skills to employers.

JULY

Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Application Development Workshop
Wednesday, July 8, 5:30pm-6:30pm
This workshop is open to NYU graduate students who are considering applying for a Fulbright U.S. Student English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) Grant. Topics to be addressed include: the online application, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and writing the personal statement and the statement of grant purpose. Students will leave this workshop having created an individualized action plan for managing the Fulbright application.

Resumes for Master’s Students
Thursday, July 9, 10am-11am (webinar)
Monday, July 13, 11am-12pm
Master’s level students will learn how to write a resume to effectively highlight their academic strengths and contributions as well as to incorporate previous professional and academic activities.

CVs for Academic Jobs
Wednesday, July 15, 1pm-2pm
Attend this workshop and learn how to write a curriculum vitae (CV) to effectively highlight academic strengths, incorporate previous professional and academic activities.

Resumes for PhDs Webinar
Wednesday, July 15, 2pm-3pm
Looking to expand your job search outside of the academic realm? Attend this workshop to find out how to convert a curriculum vitae (CV) into a business resume.

Networking 101 for Graduate Students
Thursday, July 23, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Networking is an essential skill to develop for your job search. This interactive seminar is designed to equip you with techniques on how to effectively network and showcase your most valuable asset that is you.

Job Search Strategies for Graduate Students
Tuesday, July 28, 2pm-3pm
Searching for a job is hard work. Begin the job search by attending this session to learn effective advanced job-hunting strategies.

Introduction to National and Global Fellowships Webinar
Thursday, July 30, 1pm-2pm
What is a fellowship? Is a fellowship right for you? Where do I go to search for fellowships? Who are fellowship recipients? What are the common components of a fellowship application? This interactive seminar introduces NYU students to diverse fellowship programs across disciplines. Fellowships that fund undergraduate or graduate education in both the US and abroad, or fellowships for travel, public service interests, and independent research will all be discussed.

AUGUST

Resumes for PhDs
Thursday, August 6, 3pm-4pm
Looking to expand your job search outside of the academic realm? Attend this workshop to find out how to convert a curriculum vitae (CV) into a business resume.

CVs for Academic Jobs Webinar
Tuesday, August 11, 12pm-1pm
Attend this workshop and learn how to write a curriculum vitae (CV) to effectively highlight academic strengths, incorporate previous professional and academic activities.

All events take place at the Wasserman Center, Main Office, 133 East 13th Street, 2nd Floor.

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