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Honoring Excellence in Equity and Diversity

Four CBS undergraduates receive University award for excellence in equity work on campus.

2019 SEED Award Winners
CBS undergraduates Destiny Weaver, Issraa Hussein, Xianyi Xiong and Meredith Song were all named SEED recipients. 

International STEM Alumni Connections Networking Event

Meet international alumni from the U who graduated with STEM majors. We welcome all undergraduate international students to join us for networking with a panel of international STEM alumni, and a Q&A discussion.

Wednesday, November 20, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 
Tate Room 120

Creating an Unconventional Assembly Line

Researchers aims to transform simple chemical building blocks into complex chemical compounds faster.


Chemical compounds are integral in our lives. They play a starring role in everything from developing new drugs to adding flavor to a dish. Complex chemical compounds — think penicillin or olive oil — are built from elements and simple chemical building blocks. The building process is expedited by enzymes.

The Science Behind the Movie: The Lion King

What’s fact and what’s fiction in new live-action Lion King? 

Come find out! CBS Student Services invites CBS students, faculty and staff, join us for a screening of The Lion King (2019) followed by a discussion led by former University of Minnesota Lion Center researcher Dr. Anna Mosser.

Event Details
Thursday, November 21
5:30 - 8:45 p.m.
Coffman Theater, Coffman Memorial Union

No RSVP required.

Fall Science Communication Workshops for UMN Postdocs

Join for two pilot science communication workshops this fall. These workshops are open to UMN Postdocs and build on the Finding the Story Behind the Abstract, offered at the fall Postdoc retreat. Feel free to attend one or both. No pre-requsites required. RSVP by November 11.

CBS People: Anna Cullen

Anna Cullen

What is your job title?
Executive Assistant to the Dean

How long have you been at the University?
I have been working at the University for 5 1/2  years, though I also completed my undergraduate and graduate degrees here so, in total, I've been on campus for about ten years!

Apply to Work as a Medical Scribe

Interested in working as a medical scribe? The Emergency Physicians Professional Association (EPPA) Medical Scribe Program is hiring pre-health students and graduates for 2020. Part-Time & Full-Time Positions Available

Apply and schedule an on-campus interview.
Apply on our website with your resume & unofficial academic transcript www.eppahealth.com/scribes

Celebrate First-Gen Week, Nov 4-Nov 8

Join CBS, the University of Minnesota and colleges across the U.S. as we celebrate the presence and experience of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff on campus! The national First-Generation College Celebration Day takes place on November 8, the anniversary of the Higher Education Act of 1965. We celebrate all week, Nov 4 - Nov 8. Be sure to see the full list of activities across campus.