The Master's College
The Graduate School of Arts and Science’s Master's College provides access to information, advisement, and resources for prospective and current master's students as they focus on their scholarly, professional, and personal development. Founded by Dean Emeritus Catharine R. Stimpson in 2007, the Master’s College is an innovative initiative in higher education which demonstrates our commitment and dedication to master’s education and students. Read more
Join us for Science Alliance's highly anticipated 2-day career planning boot camp! Making the Leap is designed to help demystify the non-academic job search and teach young scientists how to explore different career paths, determine which ones are a good fit, and successfully prepare and apply for potential jobs. This event is targeted to students and postdocs in the sciences who are planning to enter the job market in the next 12 to 18 months and are considering non-academic careers; other scientific career changers are also welcome to attend.
To find out more or reserve your place, visit http://www.nyas.org/MakingTheLeap2014.
Thursday, March 27, 3 pm- 5 pm
Brooklyn/MetroTech Location, Regna Lounge
If you're thinking of alternative careers and have an interest in business and aptitude for solving problems, management consulting may be a career path for you. McKinsey & Company, the top global management consulting firm, will lead this session and discuss what it means to be a consultant, address making the transition from academic research or medicine, and provide real-world examples of the type of business problems that they are hired to solve: To find out more or reserve your place, visit http://www.nyas.org/managementconsulting.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
6:30 - 8:00 PM
Roommate Mixer: Searching for an apartment is easier (and much cheaper!) in pairs or groups. Come to this casual roommate mixer to enjoy appetizers and meet other graduate students involved in the apartment hunt.
Friday, March 28th at 7pm in the Palladium Hall (140 East 14th Street) Multipurpose Room
NYU Reynolds R.E.A.L. Workshop Series: Realist Entrepreneurial Actionable Learning
Twitter. Facebook. Instagram. Vine. With so many online social mediums out there, how can social entrepeneurs ensure that they are using the most effective strategies to drive meaningful and impactful change? This workshop will introduce key frameworks for understanding how social media can be leveraged to meet your communication needs and overall mission-driven goals. You will gain the tools necessary to build effective strategies and explore how analytics can help optimize your social campaigns. You will also have the opportunity to create a draft social media strategy during the workshop. Participants are strongly encouraged to bring laptops.
This event is FREE
12:30 - 2:00 pm
295 Lafayette St, 2nd Floor, Rudin Family Forum
Intended audience: This workshop is open to undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals.
Using Social Media to Drive Meaningful Impact
Frank Fredericks, Executive Director, World Faith; CEO, Mean Communications
Please click here to RSVP
This fun and exciting academic competition spotlights the spectacular scholarship of master's education in a supportive interdisciplinary environment. In three minutes or less and with the help of one slide, participants are challenged to discuss the work of their research in language accessible to a non-expert.
Judges will award the fits place prize of $1,000; a second place prize of $750; and the audience awards the Audience Choice prize of $750.
The Threesis Incentive Program allows for departments and programs to encourage student participation and support their students by offering departmental rewards of at least $300 to students who make it to the final round. To find out more, please click here.
To RSVP for this event, please click here.
Kimmel Center, 4th Floor
Eisner & Lubin Auditorium
3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Join us to celebrate the launch of the Minority Graduate Students Network's partnership with the New York Academy of Sciences. As the tools to share scientific research further democratize access to information, a community is needed to pool resources to prepare underrepresented minority students and early career scientists for sustainable STEM careers.
To find out more or reserve your place, visit http://www.nyas.org/URMscientists.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
6:30 - 9:00 PM
To mark the end of the spring 2014 semester and congratulate everyone graduating this spring, the GSAS Master's Alumni Association is hosting a graduation toast to welcome graduates to the world of alumni life.
Join us and raise a glass to the end of another wonderful academic year at the Graduate School of Arts and Science. Celebrate your success at a spring wine and cheese event open to GSAS master's alumni and graduates.
Friday, May 16, 2014
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Greenberg Lounge, NYU Law School
Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South
Spouses and partners are welcome to attend. To RSVP, send an email to gsas.masterscollege.rsvp with your name, your guest's name, and the name of this event.