News & Events

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

Modified: May 23, 2017

TGS Hooding Ceremony Student Marshal Applications

TGS is seeking four current TGS students to be student marshals at our upcoming PhD & MFA Hooding Ceremony on Thursday, June 15 at Cahn Auditorium.

Around Campus
Modified: May 23, 2017

Community Building Grant Application and Deadline

The Graduate School’s Office of Student Engagement is pleased to announce that the updated Community Building Grant Application is now open.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Social Sciences, Professional Development, Humanities, Around Campus
Modified: May 23, 2017

New NIH "FORMS-E" Grant Application Forms and Instructions Coming for Due Dates On or After January 25, 2018

This notice informs the biomedical and health services research communities of changes to grant application form and application guide instructions for due dates on or after January 25, 2018.

Training Grant Director
Modified: May 23, 2017

eRA Information: xTrain’s Statement of Appointment PDF Form will No Longer Display PII Information

The xTrain module will no longer display certain information in the Statement of Appointment PDF form (PHS 2271), in order to protect Personally Identifiable Information (PII).

Training Grant Director
Modified: May 23, 2017

May Graduate Students with Children Coffee Hours

Stop by our last coffee hours of the year! There will be treats, toys, and books for your little ones and coffee and snacks for you and your fellow graduate students.

Around Campus
Modified: May 23, 2017

Spring NuMilonga

NuTango will host a Spring NuMilonga on June 4 at Norris University Center.

Around Campus
Modified: May 22, 2017

DACA Student Resource

Northwestern has launched an informational resource page for students with DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) status, or have undocumented family members.

Announcements
Modified: May 19, 2017

Integrated X-ray imaging and modeling of lattice dynamics at the nanoscale

SPIE will be hosting a presentation by Mathew Cherukara on "Integrated X-ray imaging and modeling of lattice dynamics at the nanoscale" as part of their student seminar series which is supported by MRSEC.

Around Campus, Professional Development
Modified: May 19, 2017

Huey Copeland wins 2017 Absolut Art Writing Award

Huey Copeland, Associate Professor of Art History, has been named the 2017 recipient of the prestigious Absolut Art Writing Award, intended to support new writing by the world's most creative talent.

Around Campus
Modified: May 19, 2017

GWIS Chicago Science Talks

The goal of these seminars is to provide a spotlight for scientists to share their work with a diverse group of women in science and science enthusiasts.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: May 19, 2017

Welltended

Welltended Plants

Welltended is Chicago’s premier houseplant selection and delivery service, providing chic greenery options and modern container designs that are delivered directly to the customer’s home or office.

Around Campus
Modified: May 16, 2017

Angela G. Ray Appointed TGS Associate Dean for Academic Affairs Effective September 1

I am pleased to announce that Angela G. Ray, PhD, Associate Professor of Communication Studies, will become Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at The Graduate School beginning September 1, 2017.

From the Dean
Modified: May 16, 2017

Financial Aid Processing Deadlines for Summer 2017

Academic programs that want their students to register by the first billing in June, and be paid on the first pay date at the end of June, must meet our deadlines.

Faculty and Staff
Modified: May 15, 2017

Journey through Science Day - Discover the Opportunities

On September 18, 2017 the Science Alliance at the New York Academy of Sciences and PepsiCo will host a special Journey through Science Day in New York City.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: May 15, 2017

SciPop Adventures!

Design your own communication adventure during this RSG keynote with Raychelle Burks, Assistant Professor at St. Edwards University.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: May 15, 2017

IBiS Career Day

Considering a career outside of academia, but don't know where to start? Looking for help identifying and selling your skills to potential employers? ISO is hosting the IBiS Career Day focused on careers outside of academia on May 23rd (More information to follow). In preparation for this event, they are hosting a workshop on May 19th aimed at developing networking skills that you can use to make connections useful for marketing yourself in a variety of career paths.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: May 15, 2017

Join the board of GWAN

Anyone interested in joining the board of Graduate Women Across Northwestern (GWAN) for the 2017-18 school year is invited to the GWAN board recruitment party on Thursday, May 25th from 5:00-6:30pm.

Professional Development
Modified: May 15, 2017

Northwestern Toastmasters Club

This Friday, May 19, Ilya Davydov will be giving a guest speech titled ‘Appropriate Greetings.' Ilya is an executive coach and Leadership Trainer by profession.

Professional Development, Around Campus
Modified: May 11, 2017

Spring Slam Streetball Classic

The second annual Spring Slam Streetball Classic returns to Northwestern's Bobb-McCulloch outdoor courts for another basketball-filled Memorial Day Weekend.

Around Campus
Modified: May 10, 2017

BioSurvival Skills Workshop: Working With (not against) Your Data

In this two part workshop Dr. Erik Andersen and Dr. Leah Welty will discuss best practices for collecting, analyzing and managing data in a reproducible manner.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math