News & Events

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

Modified: March 29, 2017

The Marketing Department at the Kellogg School of Management Seeks Research Assistant

The Research Assistant will design and create web-based surveys using Qualtrics, manage survey completion, analyze results, and report results in summary form. All work may be completed remotely via computer.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Current Opportunity
Modified: March 29, 2017

The Goodman Theatre presents King of the Yees

For $10, students receive a ticket to the performance, a discussion with artists working on the production, and pizza.

Around Campus
Modified: March 29, 2017

Future of Bioscience Graduate and Postdoctoral Training 2

On June 8-10, 2017, the University of Colorado Denver-Anschutz Medical Campus and the University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School are co-hosting a meeting, FOBGAPT2, in Denver to work through practical aspects of implementing new models.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: March 29, 2017

Emma Chubb hired as first-ever curator of contemporary art at Smith College Museum of Art

Congratulations to Emma, PhD Candidate in Art History and Presidential Fellow, on this appointment!

Director of Graduate Study
Modified: March 29, 2017

Wayne State University Postdoctoral to Faculty Transition Fellowship Program

This is a major initiative to foster a diverse academic environment by supporting promising scholars studying urban disparities to launch their academic careers at Wayne State.

Current Opportunity, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Social Sciences
Modified: March 29, 2017

Spring swing dance classes

Get ready for another quarter of amazing Swing Dancing classes with Northwestern Swing Dance Syndicate!

Around Campus
Modified: March 29, 2017

NU Curling Club

The NU Curling Club holds curling practices weekly on the weekends for all skill levels, no experience or equipment needed.

Around Campus
Modified: March 29, 2017

Northwestern Computational Research Day: Poster Competition

Present your research to Northwestern faculty, students, and postdocs! All areas of research are welcome and postdocs, graduate students, and undergraduate students at Northwestern are eligible to present their research at the poster session.

Professional Development, Around Campus
Modified: March 29, 2017

Spring Tango Classes by Northwestern NuTango

Northwestern NuTango is excited to announce its lessons for the Spring 2017 Quarter, with FREE CLASSES on April 11.

Around Campus
Modified: March 28, 2017

Attend The Whole Scientist Course to Build Skills for Your Career (graduate students and postdoctoral fellows)

The Jackson Laboratory and partners are pleased to host The Whole Scientist workshop in New York on April 20, and in Bar Harbor, Maine, on May 15-19, 2017.

Professional Development, Training Grant Director, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
Modified: March 28, 2017

Grant Writing Teaches Valuable Professional Skills: Advice for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Pursuing funding support as a graduate student or postdoc can help your career—and in more ways than one, writes Victoria McGovern.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Social Sciences, Professional Development, Training Grant Director
Modified: March 28, 2017

Clarity Insights: Data Science Discussion Panel

Join a panel of data science consultants from Clarity Insights to hear about data science applications and careers in the industry.

Professional Development
Modified: March 28, 2017

Register Now for Spring Quarter Cross-Disciplinary Writing Workshops

Now's the time to reserve your spot in the six cross-disciplinary writing workshops held this quarter.

Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Professional Development
Modified: March 28, 2017

Doctoral Student Opportunities in the Undergraduate Residential Experience for 2017-18 Academic Year

RC Student faculty dinner

The Office of Residential Academic Initiatives anticipates several openings for doctoral students during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Around Campus, Current Opportunity, Professional Development
Modified: March 27, 2017

Spotlight on Garry Cooper: Connecting Scientists across Northwestern and the Greater Chicago Community

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Garry Cooper has long been aware of the wasteful practices that inadvertently go on in laboratories across college campuses on a daily basis. He received his PhD in Neuroscience from Northwestern in 2014, and went on to complete a postdoctoral fellowship through Feinberg Medical School. It was during this time that he first identified a potential solution to this problem.

Spotlight
Modified: March 27, 2017

Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities Graduate Assistantship for 2017-18

The Assistantship is designed to build professional capacity in programming, administration and leadership, and will provide hands-on experience in designing and coordinating undergraduate initiatives (like the Humanities Plunge), developing outreach initiatives, and managing programs of the Kaplan Humanities Institute.

Professional Development, Social Sciences, Humanities, Funding, Current Opportunity
Modified: March 27, 2017

Next week is Graduate Student Appreciation Week!

Graduate Student Appreciation Week is a national initiative to show support and appreciation of the contributions, impact, and value of graduate students.

Humanities, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Around Campus, Social Sciences
Modified: March 24, 2017

Book Your Spring Quarter Graduate Writing Place Appointments Now

The Graduate Writing Place has opened for the spring quarter, and now's the time to begin reserving appointments.

Social Sciences, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Humanities, Professional Development
Modified: March 24, 2017

NPHR Public Health Matters Symposium and Art Exhibition

The Northwestern Public Health Review (NPHR) invites you to share your public health stories through pictures during their Annual Public Health Matters Symposium and Art Exhibition.

Around Campus, Professional Development
Modified: March 22, 2017

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN

Upcoming webinar for the NIGMS Postdoctoral Research Associate (PRAT) training program through NRMN.

Professional Development, Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, Current Opportunity