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VentureCat, Northwestern’s annual student startup competition, May 26

VentureCat is Northwestern’s annual student startup competition and celebrates the University’s most promising student founders. The program culminates in a pitch competition in which more than $300,000 in non-dilutive prize money is distributed to student ventures. Join us on Wednesday, May 26 at 7p CT for the Public Showcase Livestream where we will feature the

APPLY TO BE A ONE BOOK FELLOW

One Book Fellow Application 2021-22 Looking for an outstanding leadership opportunity and a chance to build a greater sense of community at Northwestern? Apply to be a One Book One Northwestern Fellow! Please read the information below. DEADLINE TO APPLY : Friday, April 30 at 11:59pm Application link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc5JMfy-MORb8QsscnBK5AFS70nouABH5xq18UZjeYy428OuQ/viewform About the One Book Program: Every

Lambda Pi Eta Info Session

Join SoC advisor Exal Iraheta for a casual conversation on Lambda Pi Eta and how you can get involved! April 5, 2021 @ 12 P.M. – 1 P.M. (cst) Join Zoom: https://northwestern.zoom.us/j/96820524709?pwd=VTNnSk42OVpWTTBJTnN1YWc0NDVDUT09 Passcode: honor Lambda Pi eta Info session (002)  

Institute for Student Business Education

ISBE, The Institute for Student Business Education, is holding recruitment for new undergraduate members this spring. Made up of 7 product groups, ISBE is Northwestern’s largest student-run business group. Our groups cover all areas of business, including consulting, finance, business journalism, entrepreneurship, microfinance, marketing, and minority communities in the business place. Stop by our virtual booth to learn more at the

VentureCat

Applications for VentureCat, Northwestern’s annual student startup competition, open on Tuesday, March 30 and close on Friday, April 9 at 5p CT. The competition will be held virtually on Wednesday, May 26. Up to 25 of Northwestern’s most promising student-founded startups will be selected to compete for more than $300,000 in non-dilutive prize money. For

Rose Bowl Game Keith Jackson Postgraduate Scholarship

The application period is now open for the Rose Bowl Game Keith Jackson Postgraduate Scholarship. I’ve included some brief information about the scholarship below regarding this scholarship opportunity with students that are looking to pursue postgraduate studies and pursue a career in the sports industry (specific to journalism, media relations, event operations, team operations, or marketing).

Queertopia 2021: Queer Justice, Queer Transformation, Queer Futures

On April 24-25, 2021, the Northwestern University Queer Pride Graduate Student Association will host its 14th annual Queertopia Conference in a virtual format. Queertopia is an event that offers graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, activists, organizers, artists, and community practitioners the opportunity to build an intellectual community and interrogate questions about gender and sexuality through art

Navigating Northwestern Academics

ASLA’s last Navigating Northwestern Academics series event of the winter quarter will take place on Tuesday, March 2nd 4-5pm CST via Zoom. Students and faculty will discuss success strategies to excel in courses with a heavy reading load and how to read for understanding. Students are able to register from ASLA’s website https://www.northwestern.edu/academic-support-learning/academic-strategies/navigating-northwestern-academics.html. For more

Be a Family Ambassador!

The application to be a Family Ambassador (FA) is open for only a little longer. FAs are a community of student volunteers dedicated to supporting families throughout their Northwestern experience. This is an excellent leadership opportunity and a great way for students to find community on campus. If you are interested in applying for this

BEYOND THE BINARY: TRANS AND GENDERDIVERSE HEALTH

HPA Speaker Series, Winter 2021 Join us for a moderated discussion and Q&A! Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 6 PM CST Presented with support from Multicultural Student Affairs, The Women’s Center, and the Sexualities Project at Northwestern. RSVP: http://bit.ly/SSWinter21 Contact: premed-prehealth@northwestern.edu