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Optometry Virtual Fair

A free Optometry Virtual Fair hosted by the Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry will be held on June 12, 2018. Talk with school represtentaitves through live chat, get questions answered and find out which Doctor of Optometry Program is best for you.

App Jam

The Pre-Health Student Resource Center is hosting App Jam, an informal time for students to come and work on their online graduate school applications, ask questions, and eat some pizza. Find out more information!

2018 ADEA GoDental Virtual Fairs

Register now to attend the 2018 American Dental Education Association Virtual Fairs on May 23 and 24. 

Information from the ADEA website:

On Wednesday, May 23 from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. ET, login for ADEA AADSAS® Prep Day Live which includes:

Upcoming Nutritious U Food Pantry Dates (April 2018)

Nutritious U April flyer

Nutritious U, an on-campus, free food pantry available to any graduate and undergraduate student attending the University of Minnesota, will be holding an event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 24-26 in Coffman Room 210.

Applying to Graduate School 101: Becoming a Competitive Applicant

Applying to graduate school in fall 2018 or want to learn more about applying to Master or Ph.D. programs in the life sciences? Join CBS Undergraduate Research Coordinator Dr. Jacob Moore to learn what programs are looking for in an applicant as well as the qualities of a strong application. Information about the application timeline will also be discussed.

Event Details:
Date: Wednesday, April 25
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Bruininks 131B

Medical School Application Bootcamp

CBS students applying to medical school programs during the summer of 2018 are invited to attend this application workshop on Monday, May 14! This interactive workshop will include an overview of the medical school admissions process, a presentation about the holistic review process from the U of M Medical School, a panel of CBS alumni currently in medical school, an opportunity for a mock interview practice in traditional and MMI styles, and other activities related to preparing a competitive application for medical school.

The Arctic Meltdown and Minnesota's Weather: How Are They Connected?

Does it seem as though the weather is a little "different" lately? Are you typically shoveling snow in April, pulling on your parka to protect against weeks of February-like wind chill? Minnesota's snow and rainfall amounts and intensity have changed and that has implications for our storm sewers and floodplains. Evidence suggests weather patterns are becoming more persistent, which can lead to extremes such as droughts, cold spells, heat waves, snowy winters, and flood events.

Three Nobel Laureates to present lecture and panel discussion - April 25-26

Three of the world’s leading scientists are coming to the University of Minnesota to address some of the biggest challenges of the 21st century—and CBS undergrad students have priority registration until Friday, April 13. The free events are part of the Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative (NPII), a global program designed to help Nobel Laureates share their inspirational stories and insights with students and scientists around the world. 

Nobel Prize Inspiration Initiative Panel Discussion: How to Approach Grand Challenges