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2014-2015 Career Ambassador Program, Application deadline is Monday, May 12, 2014

Would you like to develop your skills in resume-writing, interviewing and internship/job searching while helping fellow Northwestern students?
University Career Services is recruiting Career Ambassadors for the 2014-15 academic year. As a Career Ambassador, you’ll advise fellow students on quick career-related concerns during UCS walk-in hours, conduct outreach presentations across campus, and help with marketing UCS [...]

It’s time for the English Department’s Annual Writing Competition!!

 It’s time for the English Department’s Annual Writing Competition!!
Submit your research papers and creative work
for prizes ranging from $50-$500
 Submissions are due
Wednesday, May 7
at 3:00 p.m.
in University Hall 215
Coversheets & rules can be
found on the English Department’s
website & in UH 215
This contest is open to students from every
department and school within
Northwestern; please see the
English Department website [...]

Here’s your Sneak Peek of Fall 2014 Quarter Classes.

Here is your preview for Fall Quarter 2014 Classes. *
Remember this course listing is provided as a snapshot of classes that might be of interest to you as an SoC student and is not meant to substitute for the listings in CAESAR or consultation with your advisor.  In fact, there are often changes made [...]

Want to influence learning and teaching at Northwestern?

The Searle Center for Advancing Learning and Teaching has created a new role called an Undergraduate Student Associate.  The Associates would investigate areas of learning & teaching that are of interest to them, and help them to develop programs that engage both faculty and students (e.g. brownbag discussions) write for the Searle Center blog among [...]

Expo Program Cover Design Contest: May 11th Deadline

Every year the Office of Undergraduate Research prints hundreds of programs for the Undergraduate Research & Arts Expo. They are really nice quality, letter-size books with tabbed sections for content like a map and directory, as well as the student presenters’ project abstracts.
Design this year’s winning cover for a $100 prize! Specifications:

8.5 x 11 Portrait
300 [...]

Important Dates for Spring Quarter 2014


Monday, March 31, 2014
Spring Quarter Classes Begin

Late Change in Registration Period Begins 

IST Period Begins 

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 
Spring Quarter Tuition Due 

Friday, April 4, 2014 
Registration Ends 5:00 p.m. 

Friday, April 18, 2014
P/NP deadline 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014
IST applications due

Thursday, May 1, 2014
Last day for Seniors to order cap & gowns 

2014-15 Financial Aid Applications Due 

Friday, May 2, 2014
Fall [...]

Don’t miss out on the following professional development events and opportunities today through Friday, May 2:

UCS Consulting Bootcamp (Info Session)
Information session tomorrow, Thursday, May 1 at 6:30 p.m. at 620 Lincoln St.
Are you an undergraduate student graduating between Dec. 2014 and June 2016? Do you have an interest in consulting? Join business professionals, alumni, and current students as you learn best practices for networking and preparing for the consulting industry [...]

UCS offers resume workshop…

Looking to start or polish your resume? Learn how to translate experiences (coursework, service, extracurricular activities, research or something similar) into strong bullet points on your resume that highlight skills employers want. Open to undergraduate students.
Choose from two times: Wednesday, April 30 from 4-5 p.m. in Norris, Wildcat Room or Thursday, May 1 from 4-5 [...]