Around Campus

December 4, 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.

November 26, 2014

Introduction to Canvas for TAs Workshops

Teaching a Winter course? Need to know more about Canvas?

November 14, 2014

NU Winter Supply Drive for the Homeless

Winter is coming! To support the homeless, please donate supplies at a drop box near you.

November 14, 2014

CIRTLCast Series: The Academic Job Search

In developing your written credentials and preparing application materials for your job search, it is crucial to represent your professional experience, accomplishments, expertise, professional development experiences (e.g., CIRTL engagement) in the most impactful manner possible.

November 14, 2014

Searle Center Workshop: Creating Affirming and Validating Classrooms for Gender and Sexual Minorities

In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the concept of microaggressions towards LGBTQ+ students that may be present in a classroom setting.

November 11, 2014

Humanities Happy Hour: Graduate Student Edition

The Humanities Happy Hour is the Hot Off The Press kickoff event—come and meet other graduate students, and sign up for Hot Off The Press, which is part professionalization workshop and part book discussion group.

November 5, 2014

Mathematica 10 Seminar, November 14

Faculty, staff, and graduate students are invited to attend a one hour seminar on Mathematica 10, presented by Roger Graves from Mathematica vendor Wolfram Research, Inc.

November 3, 2014

Graduate International Student Association General Interest Meeting

This group ("G-ISA") will work with existing cultural and graduate student groups on campus, so please join us even if you are already part of other student groups.

November 3, 2014

CGSA Professional Development Opportunities Event

Ever heard about the following programs available through Northwestern? Do they sound interesting but you don't know how to apply?

October 29, 2014

Art Theory and Practice Visiting Artist Lecture: Pinar Yoldas

Art within Science: A Speculative Biological Approach

October 23, 2014

Take Part in the Off-Campus Green Cup Challenge!

The team who earns the most points during Green Cup (Oct. 20 - Nov. 16) will win a Whole Foods gift card!

October 21, 2014

Northwestern Law Presents Martin Luther King’s Lawyers: From Montgomery to the March on Washington to Memphis

Join Northwestern Law for a gathering of the lawyers who represented Dr. King in his major movements.

October 15, 2014

Upcoming Searle Center Workshops

The Searle Center will present "Difficult Images: Teaching Sensitive topics to a Diverse Student Population" on November 4 and "Diversity and Inclusion in the STEM Classroom" on November 17.

October 7, 2014

NUIT Presents: The Researcher's Toolkit

This technology workshop series helps researchers improve productivity.

September 30, 2014

ISEN Summit: Ecosystem and Infrastructure Resilience

The ISEN Futures Summit will explore facets of the natural and built systems that underpin human well-being.

September 30, 2014

Community Event: Who Owns Anne Frank in the Twenty-First Century?

Presented by the Holocaust Educational Foundation of Northwestern University

September 29, 2014

Professional Development Session: What it Takes to Find an R&D Industrial Position

This interactive presentation offers useful tips for finding the perfect job.

September 29, 2014

Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate Fall Swing Classes

Playful yet structured, vintage yet hip, Lindy hop is what swing dancers (and future swing dancers) fall in love with!

September 25, 2014

Join SPG Improv Thursdays for Weekly Workshops

SPG Improv is the only improvisational theatre group in The Graduate School (TGS). SPG Improv is dedicated to learning, teaching, and performing improv in the Northwestern and broader Chicago communities.

September 25, 2014

Discounted Men's Basketball Season Tickets Available

Graduate students can purchase tickets for 19 home games.

September 23, 2014

Ready Set Go Presents: Science Communication: Deficits, Dialogues, and Deniers

With Bruce Lewenstein, Professor of Science Communication at Cornell University

September 19, 2014

Current Art Theory & Practice Shows

Faculty and Students from Art Theory and Practice present shows around Chicago this fall.

September 17, 2014

Legal Services Available at TGS

Need legal advice?

September 17, 2014

Fall Quarter Writing Workshops at The Graduate Writing Place

The Writing Place has a bunch of great workshops you can take advantage of this fal!

September 17, 2014

Book Fall Appointments in the Graduate Writing Place Now!

Do you want feedback on your cover letter for the academic job market?

September 17, 2014

CAPS Fall 2014 Workshop Evanston Schedule

Take advantage of all CAPS has to offer to get focused and relaxed this quarter!

September 17, 2014

Learning, Teaching, and Assessment Forum for Students and Postdocs

The Office of the Provost will host a Learning, Teaching, and Assessment forum at Norris University Center.

September 17, 2014

Evanston Running Club

The Evanston Running Club leads weekly runs at different times of the day (early morning or early evening) on various days of the week around Evanston.

September 17, 2014

Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate's Welcome Dance

The Prohibition Orchestra of Chicago will be in Norris's Louis ballroom for a night of dancing. Beginner Swing Dance lesson at 7:30 PM. $5 Students/$7 community

September 17, 2014

TGS PhD Student Featured in UCS “Views From the Cube” Blog

UCS runs a “Views from the Cube” blog series in which students share their internship experiences. A recent blog post is from PhD student Monica So (Chemistry).

September 17, 2014

NUtones Graduate Student A Cappella Auditions

Please join the NUtones for auditions for the 2014-2015 School year!

September 12, 2014

SPG Improv Workshops and Shows

SPG Graduate Student Improv will be holding upcoming events

September 10, 2014

Chicago LGBTQ Health and Wellness Conference

The 3rd annual Chicago LGBTQ health and wellness conference will be held on October 10th.

September 10, 2014

International Office Presents: Meet NU!

Five campus departments every Thursday at 5 in October!

September 10, 2014

Chicago Graduate Christian Fellowship Kick-Off Event

Are you interested in exploring how Christian community fits into the grad school experience?

September 4, 2014

The Graduate Writing Place: New Location, Same Comprehensive Services

The Graduate Writing Place will re-open for the fall quarter in their new Evanston location.

September 4, 2014

Ready, Set, Go Presents Seven Minutes of Science

Seven Minutes of Science will showcase graduate participants in Ready Set Go.

September 4, 2014

Norris Mini Courses Now Offering ESL

Mini Courses is excited to offer English as a Second Language this upcoming fall quarter.

August 8, 2014

Annual Library Research Resources Forum

Learn about the library resources and services available.

August 8, 2014

Norris Mini Courses

Explore over 30 recreational courses in everything from art and dance to language and digital canvas.

May 1, 2014

Queergasm! A Cabaret

Join the Queer Pride Graduate Student Association on May 3 for Queergasm! 2014.