News & Events

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

Modified: December 16, 2014

Goldstine Postdoctoral Fellowship for Research in Mathematical and Computer Sciences

The Mathematical Sciences department of the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center invites applications for its 2015-2016 Herman Goldstine Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Funding and Career Development
Modified: December 15, 2014

U-Pass Coverage Continues Over Winter Break

TGS U-Pass coverage will continue over Winter Break. All U-Passes issued by The Graduate School are valid 365 days a year, as long as you are enrolled full-time.

Announcements
Modified: December 12, 2014

Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust

The Josephine de Karman Fellowship Trust was established in 1954 by the late Dr. Theodore von Karman, world renowned aeronautics expert and teacher and first director of the Guggenheim Aeronautical Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology, in memory of his sister, Josephine, who died in 1951.

Funding and Career Development
Modified: December 12, 2014

Library of Congress call numbers come to Northwestern University Library

Everything, regardless of location, is still searchable online, and browsing by call number is available via the library catalog. Don’t worry, nothing has been discarded. In fact, the library has been able to continue building its collection ensuring access to the resources you need, whether in print, digital, or other formats.

Announcements
Modified: December 10, 2014

Tax Alert: Action Needed if Funding Changes

Each quarter, a number of students are subject to over-withholding due to changes in funding from scholarship payments to assistantship (GA, RA, TA) payments.

Announcements
Modified: December 10, 2014

Register with Multi-factor Authentication at Northwestern

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This new technology supports your privacy and insures that your personal information on FASIS Self-Service can only be accessed by you, using your NetID password and your smartphone, other cell phone, or landline phone to verify your identity.

Announcements
Modified: December 10, 2014

Winter Quarter Cross-Disciplinary Writing Workshops

Get a head start on winter quarter planning and reserve your spot in any of the six upcoming cross-disciplinary writing workshops. Topics of these 2-hour workshops range from Strategies for Outlining and Organizing Large Writing Projects to Advice for Creating and Getting the Most from a Peer Writing Group.

Funding and Career Development
Modified: December 9, 2014

Graduate Women in Science Fundraising Event

The GWIS Eta Chapter invites you their first fundraising event on December 19th, 2014 from 6-8PM at the Goethe Institut. Their fundraising goal for this year is to provide a travel award for members.

Around Campus
Modified: December 5, 2014

Spotlight on: Cassandra VanDunk, Northwestern Postdoctoral Fellow and Founding Member of NUPF

Cassandra VanDunk is passionate about science, both in her work as a postdoctoral fellow in Professor David McLean’s neurobiology lab, and outside the lab, where she is an involved member of Northwestern’s postdoc community, as well as a mentor for middle-school students through Northwestern’s Science Club.

Spotlight
Modified: December 5, 2014

Postdoc Position Available at the University of Michigan in Immunology

This position focuses on innate and acquired immunity in allergen and virus-induced disease.

Funding and Career Development
Modified: December 4, 2014

TGS Student Featured on WBEZ's Morning Shift

Sociology PhD student Christopher Carroll discussed climate change along religious lines on December 4.

Announcements
Modified: December 4, 2014

Clinical and Translational Research Course for Ph.D. Students at the NIH Clinical Center

The Clinical and Translational Research Course for Ph.D. Students is a two-week intensive introductory course offered by the NIH Clinical Center (CC) in July 2015 at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus in Bethesda, Maryland.

Funding and Career Development
Modified: December 2, 2014

SPG Improv December Workshops/Shows

SPG Improv is dedicated to learning, teaching, and performing improv in the Northwestern and broader Chicago communities.

Community Building Events
Modified: November 26, 2014

Ver Steeg Award Winners 2014

The Graduate School is pleased to announce that the winners of the 2014 Ver Steeg Awards have been selected.

Announcements