University and Student Events

GRADFair Registration is Now Open!

On October 18 from 3:30-7:00 p.m., UChicagoGRAD will host the university’s annual GRADFair in Ida Noyes Hall.  What is GRADFair?  It’s a career fair that brings together employers who are specifically interested in hiring graduate students.


Even if you are not currently thinking about job applications, GRADFair provides a great opportunity to explore career options.  You can meet representatives from a variety of organizations, including:


Humanities Day 2018 on October 20 -- Register today!

Join us on Saturday, October 20 for 30+ presentations by some of the world’s leading scholars in art, literature, language, philosophy, music, and more.


Humanities Day, an annual tradition at the University of Chicago since 1980, celebrates the humanities with free discussions, tours, performances, and lectures featuring the latest research of our award-winning faculty in the Division of the Humanities.


Among the presenters include:

William Nickell - "Putin's Puppets"

10/12 Takács Quartet coming to UChicago Presents


Takács Quartet

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 7:30pm
Mandel Hall
1131 E 57th St, Chicago, IL 60637




10/4 Screening: Works by Želimir Žilnik and Shadi Habib Allah

Screening: Works by Želimir Žilnik and Shadi Habib Allah

With introduction by Leo Goldsmith

Thursday, October 4, 7pm

Logan Center for the Arts, Screening Room

Free, RSVP requested


10/9 Armenian Circle Meeting

This quarter's Armenian Circle will be meeting on Tuesdays from 5:00-6:30 pm (location TBD but somewhere in Pick Hall).


Next meeting will be October 9.

New small exhibit on 2nd floor of Regenstein Library: The Struggle for Czechoslovak Independence, 1914-1918

“Pro svobodu a samostatnost”: The Struggle for Czechoslovak Independence, 1914-1918


Exhibit Location: The Joseph Regenstein Library, Second Floor
Exhibit Dates: September 26, 2018 – January 7, 2019


10/1 CEERES of Voices Interview with Author Dubravka Ugresic


Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Event Presenter/Author:
Dubravka Ugresic

Dubravka Ugresic discusses American Fictionary and Fox. A Q&A and signing will follow the discussion.

Presented in partnership with the Seminary Co-Op Book Store.

At 57th Street Books

RSVP HERE (Please note that your RSVP is requested but not required.)

Chicago Booth Distinguished Speaker Series - Slovak President Andrej Kiska

President of the Slovak Republic, Andrej Kiska: Entrepreneur Turned Politician
Where: Harper Center, Room 104
When: Thursday, September 27
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch is provided



9/13 - UChicagoGRAD Fulbright Application Workshop

Fulbright US Student Program Application Writing Workshop
Thursday, September 13, 12:30 pm, UChicagoGRAD,
Fellowships Suite (970 E 58th Street, 3rd floor)


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