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Here you will find volunteer opportunities for College of Biological Sciences faculty, staff and students.

Apply to be a Welcome Week Leader

Are you are looking for a unique opportunity to give back to the University of Minnesota and to support the transition of the Class of 2023? Consider becoming a 2019 Welcome Week Leader (WWL)! As a Welcome Week Leader, you have the opportunity to develop and apply leadership skills while helping incoming first-year student transition to college.

Recruiting Pre-Health Students to Create a Leadership Workshop

On September 22, 2018, the Leadership Minor, Minnesota Student Association, and Student Unions & Activities will be hosting a Leadership Summit in Coffman Memorial Union. As a part of this conference, we are planning a specialized pre-health leadership workshop for students interested in practicing ethical leadership, especially when working with vulnerable populations both in the U.S. and abroad. We invite your input on what this could and should look like.

Science Near the Scallions

Beth Fallon receives University’s Outstanding Community Service Award for work with Market Science.

Beth Fallon

On Saturday mornings, visitors to Twin Cities farmers market expect to find local produce, flowers and perhaps a baked good or two while strolling by booths and talking to vendors.

College Launches New Alumni Mentor Program

Twenty-two undergraduates matched with CBS alumni mentors in a variety of fields.

An alumni mentor program designed to connect current CBS undergraduates with alumni working in a range of fields launched earlier this month. The program, led by Tannica Jacobsen (CBS Advancement) and Rebecca Dordel (Student Services), is designed to offer students an opportunity to connect with alumni working in fields of interest in the Twin Cities. Participants are expected to meet several times over the course of the program, which concludes in April.