3 Great Upcoming Events!

April 4, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Wasserman Main Office, Presentation Room A

Learn improvisational techniques that will assist you with mastering your elevator pitch, which are essential to landing a job. Instructors from the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) will be facilitating this interactive workshop.  This event requires in-person registration and spaces are limited.

Please stop in to the NYU Wasserman Center (133 E. 13th, 2nd fl) to drop off a $20 cash deposit that will secure your spot. This event has limited reservations that will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Your deposit will be returned to you at the event. Cancellations after Friday, April 1, will forfeit the deposit.  If you have any questions about the event, please email Keisha Taffe (keisha.taffe[at]nyu.edu).

Tuesday, April 12, 5:30 pm-6:30 pm, Puck Building 295 Lafayette St. 2nd Floor
This hour long information session will cover the basics of fellowships for graduate study in the United Kingdom, focusing in particular on the Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell and Gates Scholarships. We’ll go over the difference between each scholarship foundation, what makes a plausible application, how to secure recommendation letters and think through the essay components of each applications, and the internal and external application deadlines. (The internal deadline for expressions of interest is May 1st. For more details, see here.) Students from ALL years are welcome (as well as alumni), though you will need to be at least a senior in Fall 2016 to be eligible for these scholarships this year. You will need to research each scholarship in detail for further information about eligibility. RSVP here.
Grad Success Series: Time Management

Thursday, April 14, 1:00 pm-2:30 pm, Kimmel Center Suite 210
Join us during this presentation to hear from guest speaker, Larry Mantrone, NYU alumnus and current NYU Adjunct Instructor for courses including Data Analytics and Agile Project Management. As the Founder and Managing Director of Adaptyze LLC, Larry will discuss time management, how to prioritize as a graduate student, and how to apply these skills in your career. Lunch will be provided. To RSVP, click here.

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