News & Events
Important information and updates from The Graduate School and our campus partners.
Tickets to The Graduate School's Holiday Party will go on sale on November 1.
The list of 2016-2017 Community Building Grant Recipients is now available
On November 16, 2016, the Office of the Provost, in collaboration with the Assessment/Accreditation Council and the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching, will host the fourth annual Learning, Teaching and Assessment Forum at the Norris University Center from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Watch election night results with graduate students from across the university at Bar 63, just off the Intercampus Shuttle/red line stop at Loyola.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced $5.9 million in funding for three new alliances consisting of 14 partner universities as part of NSF’s Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP) program.
The first Northwestern Night at the Art Institute of Chicago this academic year is Thursday October 27, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. Students, faculty, and staff show a valid WILDcard at the check-in table at the museum’s modern wing entrance (Monroe St.) in exchange for free tickets for themselves and as many guests as they like.
The annual Navigating the Research Enterprise seminar series will be held on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month from October through March.
Provides a forum for students to share their biomedical and health-related research activities through oral or poster presentations, to engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, to exchange ideas and to expand their professional networks.
The Chicago Humanities Festival is co-hosting three lecture series after which humanities graduate students are invited to participate in small-group seminars with leading scholars and thinkers.
The annual competition for Graduate Fellowships begins with the application period which opens each year in August at which time a deadline consistent with those of NSF and other fellowship granting organizations will be posted.
Join 100 undergraduate and graduate students to discuss the future of the EU and transatlantic relations.
This workshop is an offering from the Women’s Health Institute at Northwestern.
Apply to participate in December's Dissertation Boot Camp (December 5-16).
Mearah Quinn-Brauner Appointed Associate Director of Graduate and Postdoctoral Professional Development at TGS
I am pleased to announce that Mearah Quinn-Brauner, PhD will join The Graduate School’s staff as Associate Director of Graduate and Postdoctoral Professional Development on October 21, 2016.
Northwestern’s Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is looking for speakers for the first ever “Bridging the Gap” seminar this fall.
One Book has many upcoming events in the coming months. Check them out here.
Join astronomers from Northwestern University and the Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek at the next Astronomy on Tap (AoT) event on November 3 from 7-10pm at Smylie Bros Brewery.
SPIE will be hosting a presentation by Zhongyang Li as part of their student seminar series which is supported by MRSEC.
Come on over for nibbles and drinks with other graduate students in the humanities on October 25.
Interested in getting feedback on your teaching? Trained graduate students at the Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching can observe classrooms and gather student feedback to help you evaluate your work.