News & Events

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

Modified: April 21, 2017

10th Annual NIH Career Symposium

The NIH Career Symposium highlights the diversity of career choices available to the current generation of biomedical researchers.

Training Grant Director
Modified: April 21, 2017

Northwestern Toastmasters Club

Keeley Shoup

On Friday, April 28, they have a guest speaker Keeley Shoup who will speak about cuddle parties and professional cuddling.

Around Campus, Professional Development
Modified: April 20, 2017

BioProfessionals Career Development: John Magyar, Assistant Professor Barnard College

Dr. Magyar is a graduate of the Chemistry Graduate Program at Northwestern University and an alumnus of the Molecular Biophysics Training Program.

Professional Development, Training Grant Director, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: April 20, 2017

Recently Funded Training Grant Programs

Congratulations to these programs!

Training Grant Director
Modified: April 20, 2017

Congratulations to Richard Pope on being awarded 2017 Tripartite Legacy Faculty Prize

Richard M. Pope, MD, Solovy-Arthritis Research Society Professor and professor of Medicine in the Division of Rheumatology, was recently named the recipient of the 2017 Tripartite Legacy Faculty Prize for excellence in research that emphasizes translational approaches, teaching, mentoring and leadership.

Training Grant Director
Modified: April 20, 2017

Consulting Career Trek

Northwestern Career Advancement invites PhD students to join us on a Consulting Career Trek.

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

SPG and The Recyclery invite you to "Improv and a Movie"!

SPG, Northwestern's graduate student improv group, and The Recyclery Collective, Rogers Park's educational bike shop, are co-hosting a free event on Friday, May 12, from 7-10 PM.

Around Campus
Modified: April 18, 2017

Franke Fellows Named

The 2017-18 cohort of Franke Fellows has been announced.

Announcements
Modified: April 18, 2017

RSG Research Communication Training Program for Summer 2017 – APPLICATION EXTENDED TO APRIL 22!

RSG is a non-credit course that brings in experts from theatre, broadcast journalism, marketing, and education to help scientists and others to better communicate their research.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Social Sciences, Professional Development, Training Grant Director
Modified: April 18, 2017

Interim Plan for the Office of Diversity & Inclusion

As you know, Nsombi B. Ricketts moved from her role as Assistant Dean of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion in TGS to become Assistant Provost for Diversity and Inclusion in the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion at Northwestern.

From the Dean
Modified: April 17, 2017

Spring Swing Dance

Swing Dance

Join the Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate for their spring open dance!

Around Campus
Modified: April 17, 2017

3D-Painting: A New, Highly Versatile, and Scalable Materials-Centric Approach to the Design and Development of 3D-Printable Materials

SPIE will be hosting a presentation by Adam E. Jakus as part of their student seminar series which is supported by MRSEC.

Around Campus, Professional Development
Modified: April 17, 2017

Community Conversations on May 10

The goal of Community Conversations is to provide a safe space for students to connect and discuss relevant and/or pressing issues that impact the graduate student community at large (e.g. staying motivated in the face of (academic) adversity or finding/creating community).

Around Campus, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Social Sciences, Humanities
Modified: April 17, 2017

A&O Productions & FMO Present: Ball 2017

Ball is held at the Riviera Theatre, one of Chicago’s premier concert and special events venues, located in the historic uptown theater district.

Around Campus
Modified: April 17, 2017

Spring Quarter Letter from the Dean of The Graduate School

Let me begin my spring 2017 quarterly letter with warm spring wishes from The Graduate School.

From the Dean
Modified: April 17, 2017

Plant-it-Purple Garden Prep Day

Plant-it-purple

The plants are quickly outgrowing their pots so it's time to prep their soon-to-be-home – the Plant-it-Purple garden!

Around Campus
Modified: April 17, 2017

Graduates Mentoring Undergraduates (GMU)

GMU, a new mentorship club on campus, is seeking Mentees and Mentors.

Professional Development
Modified: April 17, 2017

Graduate Teaching Spring Symposium

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching is hosting a Symposium open to graduate students, postdocs, and faculty/staff. While the event is free, registration is required.

Professional Development
Modified: April 17, 2017

GWAN Meals with Strangers

Join GWAN for a meal at a restaurant in Evanston or Chicago hosted by a member of GWAN.

Around Campus
Modified: April 17, 2017

Office of Fellowships Graduate Assistantship

The Office of Fellowships seeks a doctoral candidate with an outstanding record of undergraduate mentorship to join them during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Current Opportunity, Professional Development