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April 8, 2014
NUIIDEAS (Northwestern University Interdisciplinary Innovations in Developmental Education And Science) is a cross-campus scientific network focused on the developmental origins of lifespan learning, health and wellbeing, bringing together a broad range of scientists from basic developmental research and biomedical science, as well as policy relevant research focused on the first years of life (prenatal period-age 6) and its implications for development across the lifespan. They are currently forming a NUIIDEAS student committee for graduate and postdoctoral students, residents and fellows interested in this scientific area. Interested students should email NUIIDEAS coordinator, Beth Skendrovic at beth.skendrovic@northwestern.edu.
April 14, 2014
CFG and QPGSA invites you to a healthy discussion about religion and the LGBT community. The event will be an open discussion focusing on lessening the stigmas and misconceptions that exist between these communities by sharing individual experiences and understanding. There will be multiple speakers sharing their own personal ideas and stories. Also delicious food and refreshments will be provided.
April 14, 2014
Queer Pride Graduate Student Association is proud to present its seventh annual graduate student academic festival, Queertopia! which includes their evening showcase, Queergasm! A Cabaret. View the schedule. Register to attend.
April 14, 2014
The Center for Leadership at Northwestern University is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for next year’s Fellowship in Leadership. This Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for high potential staff and Ph.D. candidates to develop their abilities as leaders and leadership coaches.
 Past Fellows praise the program as being transformational and a highlight of their Northwestern experience.  On completion of the program, participants are designated as a Northwestern University Leadership Fellow.

Interested applicants can learn more about the Fellowship by visiting their website or attending an information session at 1813 Hinman Ave., 1st Floor (Evanston Campus) on either

Monday, April 21 from 1:00pm-2:00pm
Thursday, April 24 from 5:30pm-6:30pm
April 11, 2014
A special presentation of poetry by Y.O.U. students
Thursday, April 17
4:30 p.m.
Harris Hall 108

The Voice Within Us program is a partnership between the Poetry and Poetics Colloquium and Y.O.U. (Youth Organizations Umbrella, Inc.), a youth development agency that provides services and leadership to meet the emerging needs of young people and their families in the Evanston community.