Our key goal at GSAS Futures is to put together workshops, events, and panels that will help graduate students maximize their academic and professional potential.

This semester, GSAS is hosting a number of events with various co-sponsors. In addition the list below features professional development events being held by other university-wide offices that are relevant to our student's needs.

Details of future events are updated as needed.

Spring 2017 Event Details


Spring 2017 Career Fair
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Location: Rose Hill, McGinley Ballroom  |  1 - 4 p.m.

Career Services is hosting a career fair for employers of all industries and all Fordham students to connect. With over 100 companies in attendance, students can expect to see representatives from Alliance Bernstein, BBC Worldwide, PWC, Green Mountain Energy, LG Electronics, New York Yankees, Target, WebMD and many more. 
*Sponsored by Career Services.



Dear Mr. President: Catholic Social Teaching, Civil Discourse, and the Trump Presidency
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Location: Lincoln Center, McNally Amphitheater, Ground Floor  |  6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
What do Catholics want President Trump to know about Catholic social teaching? What are the lessons that the 2016 presidential campaign has taught us about promoting civil discourse? What resources do religious traditions like Catholicism offer to help heal our national rifts? Join Fordham University for this exciting event where a panel of distinguished theologians, scholars, journalists, and commentators will assess the past and offer suggestions for the way forward. 
*Sponsored by the Department of Theology and Office of Alumni Relations. 



Swanstrom - Baerwald Award Ceremony
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Location: 1st Floor Auditorium of Keating Hall

Elizabeth Pfifer, an IPED Alum of 2008 will be honored at this ceremony.  Elizabeth is currently the head of Catholic Relief Services in Uganda.



GSAS Sapientia and Doctrina Lecture 
Speaker: Fareed Zakaria
Thursday, April 6, 2017  |  5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: Lincoln Center Campus  |  12th-Floor Lounge