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Make Your Statement Personal (Webinar) - Dental School

Your personal statement is your big opportunity to demonstrate your enthusiasm, potential and suitability for dental school. The more competitive the school is, the more likely your personal statement could be the deciding factor. Learn from a group of panelists on how to craft a memorable statement that is personal to you.

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Intertech Foundation STEM Scholarship

One of the Intertech Foundation’s focuses is the inspiration of young people towards the building of science, engineering and technology skills. To further that pursuit, the Foundation has announced their 2017 STEM scholarship for students interested in pursuing careers as professional software developers.

Careers in Law Fair

Check out the Careers in Law Fair held Wednesday, March 1 from 11a.m. - 2 p.m. in Willey Atrium. This event is open to the public, and registration is NOT required. While this is a great event for students interested in law school, there are also a number of volunteer and internship opportunities available for ANY student - there will be many government and nonprofit organizations represented.

MD/PhD Information Session

The University of Minnesota Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD) is hosting an information session for CBS students. Dr. Yoji Shimizu, Director of the MD/PhD program, will share information about the MD/PhD career path and admissions requirements, and current MD/PhD students will be available to answer questions about the student experience. Free pizza will be provided. Not sure if you're interested in an MD/PhD?  Learn more here!

CBS People: Julie Kirihara

A CBS alum with an eye toward the art of science.


Julie KiriharaWhat do you do here? 

I am a research associate and facility manager for the Center for Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics (CMSP).

What brought you to the Twin Cities?

I was born here!  I grew up in St. Louis Park and currently live in Bloomington.

GRE Prep with Kaplan

Join CBS and Kaplan to learn more about the GRE! Kaplan will provide introduction to the exam and then some realistic timed practice, an in-depth discussion of a few questions, strategy and study tips, and a bit of information about Kaplan GRE courses. Full answers and explanations to the questions will be provided for students to study with after the session.

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MCAT Prep with Kaplan

Join CBS and Kaplan to learn more about the MCAT! Kaplan will provide introduction to the exam and then some realistic timed practice, an in-depth discussion of a few questions, strategy and study tips, and a bit of information about Kaplan MCAT courses. Full answers and explanations to the questions will be provided for students to study with after the session.

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CBS Employer Site Visit: Minnesota Department of Health

Learn about different departments at the Minnesota Department of Health. Minnesota’s public health system is known as one of the best in the nation. It is built upon a strong partnership between the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH), local public health agencies, tribal governments and a range of other organizations. The department’s mission is to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans. Learn about  MN Deparment of Health at http://www.health.state.mn.us/

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Fulbright Fair 2017

Spend a year abroad doing research, teaching English, or getting a Master's degree with a Fulbright Scholarship. This info fair is for undergraduate juniors & seniors and graduate students to hear from former Fulbrighters and find out about campus resources and the application process. 

Event Details

  • Wednesday, March 22 2017
  • 4-5 p.m.
  • 240 Northrop 

Minnesota High Tech Association Foundation Scholarship

Applications are now open for the Minnesota High Tech Association Foundation (MHTF) Scholarship. The scholarships are for Minnesota undergraduate students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. These awards range from $2,500 to $5,000 awards and can include internship opportunities at MHTA member companies. MHTF supports diversity in this application and award process.