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Mark Your Calendars

A look into what’s happening on campus this week.

Dec 8, 2018

Interactive Media Fall Showcase Whether you have an interest in Interactive Media, want to find out more about the program or just support your peers and their work, come see the Interactive Media Showcase. The showcase will feature both projects and interactive performances created by NYU Abu Dhabi students. The exhibition of the final projects will be split into several categories, including Introduction to IM, Games & Play, Decoding Nature, Communications Lab and others. The performances planned for the evening include: Circuit Breakers! and Sensors, Body & Motion. Come see your fellow students’ final works and enjoy various interactive performances and projects in the Arts Center Room 006 from 6 p.m. on Dec. 13.
Professional Opportunities in Education If you have a passion for advocacy in education and are looking for ways to turn that passion into a job, join the Career Development Center and ElevatED for their Professional Opportunities in Education workshop. The event will provide students with a range of opportunities to pursue during their time at NYUAD and after graduation. Attendees will also have the opportunity to get insight and advice about working in the field of education. Come to the Career Development Center Cafe on Monday Dec.10 at 4:30 p.m. to learn more about the field. RSVP here.
Startup Grind LinkedIn Makeover Do you have a LinkedIn account but don’t know how to optimize it? Are you looking for ways to make over your LinkedIn and aren’t sure where to start? Startup Grind, in partnership with Google for Startups, has arranged an event to do precisely that. Come learn the best practices and advice from networking professionals Clemens Mielke, Founder of, and Sohaib Hasan, LinkedIn Influencer. Students will have the chance to network with both professionals in the field and one another, enjoy some food and celebrate the end of the fall semester with a holiday party. The party will be hosted by the Buddha Bar at St. Regis Saadiyat Island. If you would like some advice on creating a more attractive LinkedIn profile and want the chance to network and celebrate the end of the semester, join the event at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11.
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