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Neuroscience Learning Abroad Information Session

Are you a neuroscience major who is interested in studying abroad? Join us to learn about learning abroad program options, the planning process, course evaluations, and more! Pizza will be provided.


  • Date: Wednesday, February 6
  • Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
  • Location: MCB 2-120

Presenters include:

  • Claire Drevs, CBS Academic Advisor
  • Dr. Lorene Lanier, Director of Undergraduate Studies for Neuroscience
  • Molly Micheels, Learning Abroad Center

Design for Sustainable Development – Travel to India in May!

This multidisciplinary course takes place in Bangalore, India’s fast-growing mega-city and entrepreneurship hub, where rural meets urban, where poverty meets wealth, where environmental and quality of life issues are distinctly intertwined. While enjoying a deep dive into India’s delicious food and diverse culture, you will work in teams with local partners to research and design sustainable solutions to real social and environmental challenges.

BIOL 4950: Scientific Writing for Directed Research

Are you signing up for Writing Intensive-Directed Research this spring?  Writing up your research can be a difficult task.  However, BTL postdoctoral associate Linh Chau is here to help! Next semester, Chau is offering a 1-credit writing support course to take you through all steps of writing your directed research paper.  

Why take this course?  You’ll get:

Register Now: Podiatric Medicine Virtual Fair

The American Association of Colleges of Podiatric Medicine would like to invite you to register for the Virtual Podiatric Medical School Fair on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 10 to 5 p.m..  This is a free event for advisors and college students who are interested in exploring careers in medicine.  We'll be talking about what podiatric physicians do - from surgery to wound care to sports medicine, podiatric physicians provide a wide range of care for their patients.  Representative from each of the nine U.S.

2019 Urban Scholars Application Now Open

Urban Scholars, a 12-week summer leadership and professional development program, offering full-time, competitively paid, professional resume-building work experience for students, is accepting applications. Learn more!

The program begins the week of May 20, 2019 and ends on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. 

Student National Medical Association (SNMA) Pre-Med Forum

Coming up on February 2, 2019, the Student National Medical Association chapter of the University of Minnesota Medical School will be hosting a whole day of immersion for students interested in medicine. This event is geared towards pre-medical students wishing to gain valuable information about applying to medical school, medical curriculum, and interesting aspects in the medical field through our speakers and unique workshops. Students from underrepresented groups and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.