News & Events

Important information and updates from The Graduate School and our campus partners.

Modified: February 22, 2017

NuTango Anniversary Milonga

Northwestern NuTango is celebrating its two-year anniversary with a tango party.

Around Campus
Modified: February 22, 2017

Northwestern’s Graduate Christian Fellowship (GCF) Large Group

GCF will have Christian academics from both secular and Christian institutions discuss how their faith affects their work at their universities aid how they view the faith and work interaction.

Around Campus
Modified: February 21, 2017

Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) 3D Printing Networking Event

The Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) will be hosting a 3D Printing Networking event at mHUB, (965 W. Chicago Ave. in Chicago), featuring Dima Elissa, Founder and CEO of VisMed-3D.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Training Grant Director
Modified: February 21, 2017

Workshop: Writing a Teaching Statement

Strengthen your instruction and prepare for your career by developing your teaching statement.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: February 21, 2017

Open Position: Director of Graduate Diversity and Outreach at UCSF

The Graduate Division at Univeristy of California-San Francisco (UCSF) is recruiting for a new Director of Diversity and Outreach.

Current Opportunity
Modified: February 21, 2017

Fellowship Opportunity: The Brady Scholars Program in Ethics and Civic Life

The Brady Program in Ethics and Civic Life is seeking four graduate students to help mentor undergraduates in their Brady Scholars Program.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development, Social Sciences, Funding, Humanities, Current Opportunity
Modified: February 21, 2017

Summer Research Funding Opportunity: Interdisciplinary Study in Humanities and Social Sciences

Northwestern University-SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program​

Funding and Career Development
Modified: February 21, 2017

Upcoming Versatile PhD Panel Discussions

Versatile PhD is a web-based resource that The Graduate School (TGS) students and postdocs can use anytime, from any computer, confidentially.

Professional Development, Social Sciences, Humanities, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: February 21, 2017

PhD & Master's Virtual Career Fair - Registration Now Open

Northwestern PhD/Master’s students, postdoctoral fellows, and alumni are encouraged to attend this free recruiting event, which will feature employers from a range of career fields!

Humanities, Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Social Sciences
Modified: February 21, 2017

SEIU Authorization Cards

We have recently learned that a local union, Local 73 of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), has sent emails to Northwestern graduate students asking you to follow a link to sign a “confidential authorization card.” We would like to provide you with some information about both union authorization cards and Local 73 of the SEIU.

Announcements
Modified: February 20, 2017

Machine Learning Meetup: Finding and Telling Stories at Internet Scale

Northwestern Machine Learning is excited to host Professor Larry Birnbaum from Northwestern at their next meet up

Around Campus
Modified: February 20, 2017

Bridge to BCG

The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world's leading advisor on business strategy.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Social Sciences
Modified: February 20, 2017

2017 Arts Soirée: Connecting Communities Through the Arts

Close out winter quarter with a fabulous night of drinks, hors d'oeuvres, and community engagement!

Around Campus
Modified: February 20, 2017

Workshop: Evidence-Based Strategies for Implementing Group Work in STEM

Focusing on enhancing community and inclusivity in the classroom, this interactive workshop will include evidence-based tips for implementing group-worthy activities, forming groups, and dealing with the common challenges of facilitating group work.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: February 20, 2017

Beyond Politics: Engaging Congress

After a vitriolic anti-science and anti-evidence national election, Republicans control The White House and Congress.

Humanities, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development, Social Sciences
Modified: February 20, 2017

Interdisciplinary Writing Groups: PhD Students in All Disciplines Welcome

Apply now for Spring Quarter Writing Groups! Virtual Groups Now Available!

Social Sciences, Humanities, Professional Development, Training Grant Director, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: February 20, 2017

Case Competition Opportunity: Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

The Yale Graduate Student Consulting Club (YGCC) will host its 6th Annual Consulting Case Competition on March 31, 2017.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development, Social Sciences, Humanities
Modified: February 20, 2017

Northwestern Public Health Review

In this issue of the NPHR, the authors focus on public health challenges of forced migration.

Around Campus
Modified: February 20, 2017

Franke Graduate Fellowships for 2017-2018

With generous funding from Richard and Barbara Franke, and in partnership with The Graduate School, the Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities will offer exclusive fellowships to the most promising graduate students in fields across the humanities for 2017-2018.

Professional Development, Humanities, Funding
Modified: February 17, 2017

Everything You Wanted to Know About Student Health Services and Northwestern University's Health Insurance Services at the Chicago Campus

CGSA and TGS presents: Part 2: Everything You Wanted to Know about Student Health Services and Northwestern University’s Health, Dental, and Eye Insurance for Graduate Students.

Announcements, Humanities, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Around Campus