Community Building Events

November 26, 2014

Chicago Graduate Students of Color Association (CGSCA) Meeting December 9

The Chicago Graduate Students of Color Association will meet on December 9 to discuss their overarching goal, which is to foster an inclusive community amongst graduate students on the Chicago campus.

November 26, 2014

Public Humanities in Practice: A Conversation with Elena Gonzales

For the year's first meeting of the NU Public Humanities Colloquium, Elena Gonzales, American Studies Visiting Scholar, will tell us about her training in the Public Humanities program at Brown University, discuss the state of the field, and offer a glimpse into her current project on curatorial work for social justice. Lunch will be served.

November 14, 2014

Plant It Purple End of Season Party

The Plant-it Purple Graduate Gardening club will be having a low key get-together to celebrate a successful season in the garden.

November 14, 2014

TGS Cross-Cultural Fall Community Dinner

Join TGS Cross-Cultural (formerly NU Cross-Cultural) for our annual Fall community dinner on November 25th from 6-8pm in Parkes Hall 122.

November 14, 2014

GWAN Networking Night at Bravo

GWAN’s Networking Night is a professional program aimed at providing the environment for graduate women to practice their communication skills and broaden their career options.

November 5, 2014

Graduate Women Across Northwestern Present: Smart Negotiating with your PI/Advisor, November 12

Have you ever wanted to ask your advisor/PI for something, but didn't know how? Interested in learning about how to negotiate with your advisor/PI?

October 27, 2014

Northwestern University Ethnic Studies Graduate Student Colloquium

This evening of mingling, dinner, and drinks for gaduate students and faculty interested in race and ethnicity is sponsored by a TGS Community Building Grant

October 24, 2014

Graduate Christian Fellowship Fall Retreat

This retreat specifically focuses on how graduate students can grow and learn in God even in the daily stresses of research and classes.

October 24, 2014

Women in Philosophy Workshop Meeting October 29

In order to contribute to the creation of a thriving and supportive intellectual community for women in the profession, The Graduate School and the Philosophy Department at Northwestern University are sponsoring a work-in-progress workshop for all women philosophers (graduate and faculty) in the Chicagoland area.

October 23, 2014

SPG Improv December Workshops/Shows

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

October 14, 2014

NSDS’s Fall Dance with Miss Jubilee from St. Louis!

Miss Jubilee has been entertaining audiences in and out of St. Louis since 2007 with their exciting blend of authentic Hot Jazz, Swing, Rhythm & Blues and R'n'R from the 1920s to '50s.

October 1, 2014

Civically Engaged Grads First Fall Meeting

Learn about civic engagement at Northwestern, meet other students involved in community projects and research, and share ways to get involved with organizations in Evanston and Chicago.

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 19, 2014

Welcome Back Bash

Join us on the lakefill for food and fun.

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

NUtones Graduate Student A Cappella Auditions

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

August 22, 2014

Qmmunity Welcome Reception

Queer and Trans students, faculty, staff, alumni and allies are invited to the Qmmunity Welcome Reception.

August 8, 2014

Graduate Christian Fellowship Welcome Picnic

A free BBQ picnic where you can relax, have fun, and meet new people.

August 8, 2014

Mix and Mingle BBQ

A BBQ-style lunch for all new TGS students, hosted by Dean McBride.

August 8, 2014

Norris Mini Courses

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