News & Events

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

Modified: March 24, 2017

Register Now for Spring Quarter Cross-Disciplinary Writing Workshops

Now's the time to reserve your spot in the six cross-disciplinary writing workshops held this quarter.

Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: March 24, 2017

Book Your Spring Quarter Graduate Writing Place Appointments Now

The Graduate Writing Place has opened for the spring quarter, and now's the time to begin reserving appointments.

Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Professional Development
Modified: March 24, 2017

NPHR Public Health Matters Symposium and Art Exhibition

The Northwestern Public Health Review (NPHR) invites you to share your public health stories through pictures during their Annual Public Health Matters Symposium and Art Exhibition.

Around Campus, Professional Development
Modified: March 24, 2017

Doctoral Student Opportunities for 2017-18 Academic Year/Residential Colleges

The Office of Residential Academic Initiatives anticipates several openings for doctoral students during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Around Campus, Current Opportunity, Professional Development
Modified: March 22, 2017

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Current Opportunity
Modified: March 22, 2017

NRMN-CAN Facilitating Mentor Training

National Research Mentoring Network’s (NRMNet.net) NRMN-CAN Program invite faculty and staff to apply to attend a fully funded train-the-trainer workshop to support efforts in implementing mentor training that strengthens productive research mentoring relationships with diverse mentees at Northwestern (and other NRMN-CAN partcipating institutions).

Training Grant Director
Modified: March 22, 2017

Postdoctoral opening at Purdue University

The Department of Youth Development & Agricultural Education at Purdue University has a position available for a postdoctoral fellow. Interested individuals should apply by May 1.

Current Opportunity, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: March 22, 2017

Salsa and Tango Night

G-SALSA and NuTango are excited to welcome you to Northwestern with introductory dance lessons and social dancing in both Salsa and Tango, FREE for Northwestern Students.

Around Campus
Modified: March 21, 2017

Northwestern Computational Research Day

The annual Northwestern Computational Research Day is being held on April 18, 2017.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Around Campus, Social Sciences, Professional Development
Modified: March 20, 2017

Upcoming Events from McKinsey

McKinsey brings together an outstanding group of colleagues, from a wide variety of backgrounds – from medicine to law, engineering, economics and digital – to help leading organizations tackle their most complex challenges.

Professional Development
Modified: March 20, 2017

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

Northwestern University-SSRC Dissertation Proposal Development Program​

Funding
Modified: March 20, 2017

Engendering Change 2017: Institutionality and Precarity

Engendering Change is an annual Graduate Student Conference focused on issues of gender and sexuality.

Around Campus
Modified: March 20, 2017

Creating Effective Learning Communities

This workshop will help graduate students and postdocs describe the relative value of learning communities and identify the characteristics of successful learning communities in either teaching or research settings.

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

A Day of Creative Communication for STEM Graduate Students and Postdocs

Women in Science and Engineering Research (WISER) is hosting a talk by Mumu Xu and Lindsay Claiborn, co-creators of the podcast “Beyond the Microscope,” a podcast sharing the voices of women in STEM.

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

Data Science Career Evening

The NU Postdoctoral Forum, Chicago Graduate Student Association, and NICO invite all interested parties to a Data Science Career Evening.

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

Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) Networking Brunch at Beatrix

The Black Women in Science and Engineering (BWISE) will be hosting a Networking brunch at Beatrix in Streeterville.

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

Virtual Resume Writing Workshop

Join BCG in a virtual resume writing workshop for an overview of how to translate your CV into a business style resume.

Professional Development
Modified: March 20, 2017

Mentoring Your Summer Student: An Orientation for Postdocs and PhD Students

This workshop will help postdoctoral fellows and graduate students outline summer projects, set goals with summer advisees, structure interactions, and problem solve as issues arise.

Training Grant Director, Social Sciences, Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities
Modified: March 17, 2017

Family Law Scholarship

This scholarship is meant to financially help any person looking to further their educational career.

Funding
Modified: March 17, 2017

Kristina Flores Overcoming All Odds Scholarship

True North Recovery Services offers a scholarship of $1,000 to help students who have overcome difficult obstacles to continue their education.

Funding