Upcoming Events

NUPF Workshop Series: The Art of Writing Research Statement – 2017-05-09 14:00:00 -Northwestern University Library

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Broaden your ideas and prepare for your academic career by improving your research statement, and learn how to write successful statement. In this workshop, you will learn about the structure and characteristics of a successful research statement, and ways how to refine your draft to capture your research ideas and be able to tailor your statement to different career opportunities. Most importantly, you will have the opportunity to learn about the dos and don’ts of a research statement from the feedback

NUPF Data Science Evening – 2017-4-7 – 4.30 pm – 8.00 pm – ​Wieboldt Hall, Kellogg School of Management, ​Northwestern University

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Note: Registration is CLOSED Are you curious about transitioning into a career in data science? Do you want to hear more about the data science field or learn how to acquire the skills needed to become a data scientist in industry? Then you should join our first Northwestern Data Science Career Evening Workshop, which will feature both data science training programs and industry representatives from a variety of sectors. You will learn about some of Chicago’s data science activities, which

NUPF Workshop: Develop Your Teaching Philosophy – 2017-03-28 13:15:00 -Forum Room, Northwestern University Library

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Strengthen your instruction and prepare for your academic career by developing your teaching philosophy and learn how to write successful teaching statement. In this workshop, you will learn about the characteristics of a teaching philosophy, writing teaching statements, create and/or refine your draft to capture your qualifications and approach to teaching, and be able to tailor your statement to different career opportunities. This workshop uses key moments you have experienced as a learner or teacher, to help frame the value

NUPF Chicago Happy Hour at D4 Irish Pub with Postdocs from Argonne – 2017-03-22 18:00:00 -345 E Ohio St

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St. Patrick’s Day may have come and gone but come and get in the spirit of the season with NUPF at D4 Irish Pub for happy hour as we are joined by Postdocs from Argonne National Laboratory on Wednesday March 22nd! We will have a space reserved and FREE FOOD provided on a first come first serve basis from 6:00-8:00 PM with cash bar available to those who are interested in purchasing their own alcoholic beverages. We hope to see many of

NUPF meet up at the Chicago Civic Orchestra on Februay 28th! – 2017-02-28 18:00:00 -Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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Come join members of NUPF to listen to the Chicago Civic Orchestra’s performance of Reinhold Gliere’s epic Symphony No. 3 in B minor on February 28th! Tickets are FREE for the event with a $5 processing fee found at this link. We will plan to meet at Tesori, located within the Symphony Center, for happy hour prior to the concert at 6:15 PM and the group will also plan on meeting in the lobby at 7:30 PM prior to entering the concert

NUPF Holiday Party Saturday Dec 10th: Skating at Maggie Daley then FREE food and cash bar at Staytion Market and Bar!

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Tis the season to celebrate with NUPF! Join us on Saturday December 10th to celebrate the holidays with your fellow postdocs with ice skating at the Maggie Daley Skating Ribbon from 1:30 PM – 3:45 PM then FREE food and a cash bar following skating at Staytion Market and Bar (Just off the lobby at the Renaissance Hotel, 1 West Upper Wacker Drive) from 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM.   Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nupf-holiday-party-december-10th-tickets-29736023246