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CBS students and recent alumni (up to two years after graduation) can meet with a career coach to prepare for life after their undergraduate career. Make an appointment with the CBS career staff by calling 612-624-9717. You are now viewing a collection of career support news and opportunities.

Virtual CBS Gap Year Panel & Networking

Are you thinking about a gap year before health professional school? Hear from recent alumni about their gap year experiences prior to starting health professional school.
 

Attendees will:

  • Identify post-graduation gap year experiences.
  • Determine whether a gap year would be valuable in becoming more competitive for health professional school.
  • Enhance networking skills.
  • Identify resources and support CBS can provide.

Details:

Date: Thursday, April 2

Spring CBS Career Pop Ups

Spring semester means new beginnings, changing weather, and CBS’s Career pop-ups.

The CBS Career Team is available for stop by, drop-in career questions where students are at. This is a special opportunity to meet with the Career Team in a location near you. Stop by our pop-up to talk about upcoming career fairs, quick resume or cover letter reviews, and more. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with a career coach. No appointment necessary!

March CBS Career Pop-up: MCB Atrium

Spring semester means new beginnings, changing weather, and CBS’s Career pop-ups.

Weather in March can be unpredictable. Your next career steps don’t have to be. Join the CBS Career team this March. Stop by our pop-up to talk about upcoming career fairs, quick resume or cover letter reviews, and more. This month, we’ll be in the MCB atrium. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to connect with a career coach, no appointment necessary!

Cost of Medical School: An Open Discussion

It is no secret that medical school comes with a high price tag. Come join the Minnesota Medical Leaders (MML) student group for an open discussion on how the cost of applying and attending medical school is a barrier to increasing diversity in the field. Following the discussion, there will be time to ask questions about our student group and learn a little about what we do. We will also be providing pizza!  

Event: MML Open House: Discussing the Cost of Medical School

When: Monday, October 28 from 6 - 7 p.m.

2019 Life Sciences Graduate School Fair

Life Sciences Graduate School Fair

CBS is excited to announce that we are hosting the third annual 2019 Life Sciences Graduate School Fair on Friday, September 13, 2019! The purpose of this fair is bring together high quality master and Ph.D.

University of Minnesota Medical School - SNMA Mentorship Program

The Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Mentorship Program is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year! As an organization, one of SNMA's goals is to support students as they pursue their medical education. The mentorship program pairs current medical students with pre-medical students to offer support and advice throughout the medical school application process.

Careers in Law Fair

The fair will be held Wednesday, March 6, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Willey Hall Atrium.

This is a great opportunity to speak with representatives from law schools, government agencies, paralegal programs, nonprofits, criminal justice organizations, political offices, and LSAT prep programs. Stop by any time to learn and ask questions about graduate school requirements, volunteer programs, internship experiences, and professions in the legal community.

International Student Career Fair Preparation Workshops

  • Friday, February 15 - Bruininks Hall 512A - 1-2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 19 - Bruininks Hall 330 - 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Join the International Student Career Fair Preparation Workshop to get ready for the upcoming spring career fairs! Don't miss this opportunity to learn what to expect at the career fairs, tips for researching employers and opportunities, a review of CPT and OPT, and an invaluable chance to practice your self-introduction before you meet recruiters!