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Information session

Here you will find a collection of updates regarding information sessions available to CBS students.

CBS BioScience Speed Networking Event

Are you actively looking for a job or internship? Get support! Join the CBS Career Team for our fourth annual employer networking event created for students ready to join the bioscience industry. This is a unique opportunity to network with science employers, learn about internship or full-time opportunities, and learn more about careers in the biological sciences.

Virtual Bridge to the Doctorate Workshop 

The TRIO McNair Scholars Program and Louis Stokes NorthStar STEM Alliance are hosting a 90 minutes Virtual Bridge to the Doctorate Workshop in a late April!

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Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. (CST)

Join the CBS Career Team for a virtual visit with Takeda Pharmaceuticals

Hear from professionals at Minnesota’s largest biotech manufacturing employer - Takeda Pharmaceuticals — for this onlinve event. Join to:

  • Learn about internship and full-time opportunities in the life sciences & biotechnology industry.
  • Hear from Takeda representatives about their manufacturing and quality divisions.
  • Explore leadership opportunities in their Operations Development program.

Event Details

Tuesday, April 27 | 1 - 2:30 p.m. CT 

Gap Year Alumni Panel and Healthcare Opportunities Event

Are you interested in taking some time off prior to applying or starting health professional school, or are you uncertain on whether you are competitive enough to get into health professional school immediately after graduation? Attend this virtual meeting to learn from recent alumni who have completed or are currently in a gap year before health professional school.

Alumni Insights | A healthy interest in healthcare - Careers in medicine

If you are thinking about applying to medical or professional school this is the session for you. CBS alumni in healthcare careers will provide their insights about the best way to position yourself for medical and professional school, the application process and what to expect in medical school and as a working physician.

Event Details

  • Wednesday, Mar. 3

  • 4 - 5 p.m. CT via Zoom

  • Register *

*Required, Zoom link sent after registration.

Alumni Insights | Feeling industrious? Careers in biotechnology and biomedical fields

CBS alumni in a variety of industry roles will offer their take on how to use your degree in biotechnology and biomedical fields. Whether you are interested in entrepreneurship and startups or a career at an established company, this is the session for you. Hear about their professional paths and ask your questions!

Event Details

  • Wednesday, Feb. 24

  • 4 - 5 p.m. CT via Zoom

  • Register *

*Required, Zoom link sent after registration.

Alumni Insights | Beyond a B.S. - Graduate and professional school

Interested in applying to graduate or professional school? Join CBS alums who are current students or recent alums! They will share their insights and answer your questions about the application process and navigating your next phase of your education. 

Event Details

  • Wednesday, Feb. 10

  • 4 - 5 p.m. CT

  • Register*

*Required, Zoom link sent after registration.

Alumni Insights | An Eye on the Environment - Careers to protect the planet 

CBS alumni in a variety of roles relating to the environment will offer their take on how to leverage your degree in a career focused on policy, conservation, and other areas. Hear about their professional paths and ask your questions!

Event Details

  • Wednesday, Feb. 3

  • 4 - 5 p.m. CT via Zoom

  • Register *

*Required, Zoom link sent after registration.