Tag Archives: career

Upcoming Wasserman Events for MA Students

Below are some exciting events and opportunities hosted by the Wasserman Center!

Using Your Degree in a Unique Way 

Wednesday, April 1, 6:00pm-8:00pm | NYU Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, Graduate Commons Room 120
Not sure what you want to do after graduation? Come hear from a panel of professionals and alumni who are using their particular advanced degree in a unique or surprising way. Learn how they used the skills from their graduate studies to succeed and gain tips on how to do the same. RSVP to gradstudentcareer[at]nyu.edu.

Spring 2015 Start-Up Industry Expo

Thursday, April 2, 4:00pm-6:00pm | Regna Lounge, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering, Brooklyn 
Take advantage of this opportunity to connect with professionals in the entrepreneurial and Start-Up community. Meet and speak directly with companies to learn more about internship, volunteer, part-time or full-time career opportunities. Resume and/or cards strongly encouraged to support a great first impression. See you at the expo! RSVP here!

Dining for Success (For Juniors, Seniors and Graduate Students)

Thursday, April 2, 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. | The Torch Club, 18 Waverly Place


Mastering interviewing skills is hard enough, but what about when your interview is over a meal? Don’t let your dining etiquette stand in the way of getting the job! Join NYU Recruiters from ESPN, Teach for AmericaErnst & Young, PwC, The Walt Disney Company and more to practice these skills over a three-course meal! RSVP here.

Pop Up Resume Shop

Tuesday, April 7, 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m. | NYU Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, Graduate Commons Room 120 

Meet with a Wasserman center career coach for an individual resume critique.  RSVP to gradstudentcareer[at]nyu.edu.

Wednesday, April 8, 5:30pm-7:30pm | Presentation Rm B 
Hear from a panel of professionals with a variety of experiences living, studying, and working abroad. Learn how these experiences ultimately contributed to success in their personal and professional lives.

Graduate Student Professional Series: Perfecting Your Pitch

Thursday, April 9, 3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. | Presentation Room A


Knowing how to pitch your successes and career goals are key to landing a job. Learn techniques that will assist you in mastering the art of perfecting your pitch. Brandon Gardner from the Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB) will be on-hand to conduct this interactive workshop.  RSVP Today!

Thursday, April 9, 5:00 – 7:00PM | Leslie eLab
Learn how this panel of social entrepreneurs created social change and made an impact on a community through business innovation. Join us at the Leslie eLab to discuss specific career opportunities and advice for social entrepreneurs. Food and refreshments will be served. 

Wasserman Employer Meet-Up with Featured Guest: Peace Corps

Tuesday, April 14, 12:00pm-1:30pm | The Great Room, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (19 University Place)

Ask job search questions, explore potential opportunities, and learn more about your career options from career professionals.  Wasserman staff and special employer guests will be on hand to discuss opportunities within their organizations.

Acing the Interview for Master’s Students

Wednesday, April 15, 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 

NYU Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, Graduate Commons Room 120

Learn how to prepare for job and internship interviews, strategize appropriate responses to difficult questions, and identify resources to learn about the company and industry.  RSVP to gradstudentcareer[at]nyu.edu.

Networking 101

Wednesday, April 29, 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m. 

NYU Silver Center, 100 Washington Square East, Graduate Commons Room 120

This interactive seminar is designed to equip you with techniques to effectively network and showcase your most valuable assets.  RSVP to gradstudentcareer[at]nyu.edu.

Wasserman Graduate Student Career Development Center Upcoming Events

Career Boot Camp

The NYU Wasserman Center has teamed up with Morgan Stanley to host “Career Boot Camp” on Friday, January 23 to provide Undergradate and Graduate students with information, insight, and practical knowledge about how to deal with real world issues while venturing into the workforce for the first time.

During this one-day conference, participants will gain:

– Insight into adjusting to corporate culture and business trends

– Effective communication strategies

– Advice from recent alumni

– Information on Avoiding Career Pitfalls and Rising to the Top

– Networking opportunities with top New York City employers

– Tips on Interviewing and Negotiating your Salary


This event is listed on CareerNet under Job ID#930022.  You can submit your application here!

Introduction to National and Global Fellowships

November 20th, 2:30pm-3:30pm

December 4th, 10:00am-11:00am

Presentation Room B, The NYU Wasserman Center, 133 E 13th St, 2nd floor 

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. RSVP through NYU CareerNet 

NGO, Non-Profit & Government Career Forum

Friday, December 5, 2014, 11:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

The George Washington University, Washington, DC-Marvin Center 800 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052Gain valuable professional insight and advice about working in the NGO and Government sectors. Network with organizational representatives and learn about internship and full-time opportunities. Held in collaboration with the Women’s Foreign Policy Group, The George Washington University, and the University of Pennsylvania.

  • For information about reserving your free spot on the NYU Wasserman sponsored bus, please visit the event listing on NYU CareerNet under Events > Seminars. Please note that this service is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Sasha Rosenberg

Assistant Director

Wasserman Center for Career Development
New York University