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News for CBS Undergraduates


 

CBS BioBuds

Engage with the CBS community this fall. 

First year students — get paired with a student who knows the ropes of CBS. They will answer questions, talk about their experiences in CBS and offer support/guidance on your journey.

Third/Fourth/Fifth year students — serve as a “buddy” for first-year students. 


Applications due October 21, 2020. Apply at z.umn.edu/BioBuds2020

 

Organized by the CBS Student Board.

 

Basic coding and machine learning workshop

Join Charosa, Engineering World Health and the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers, for a basic coding and machine learning workshop. This is targeted towards biological and other pre-health students with no experience in each.

The workshop is a 3 part series spanning held on October 14, 21 and 28 1from 6 - 7:30 p.m. CT. It is held via Zoom.

Student Parent HELP Center

The Student Parent HELP Center is a comprehensive support service program for pregnant and parenting students. Students with children are facing a particularly difficult time due to COVID-19. Undergraduates, who tend to be the most low-income and are more likely to be single parents, are at significant risk for leaving the institution.

Integrated Metabolism Club

The Integrated Metabolism Club meets the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Monday of each month at 7 p.m. via Zoom. The club aims to better understand the importance of things like sleep, nutrition, and exercise at a cellular and systems level.

Learn more