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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!

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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Prepare for the University of Minnesota Job and Internship Fair

Are you attending the University of Minnesota Job and Internship Fair on Friday, February 24th? Come to this workshop to discuss:

  • Building confidence by practicing your professional introduction and receive feedback
  • Learning how to maximize your experience through researching organizations
  • Understanding what to expect when you arrive at the Fair, expectations of employers and resources that can help
  • Gaining an awareness of the components of an effective follow-up email and other follow-up tactics

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U of M Plant Science Symposium

 

Registration is now open for the 2017 10th Annual University of Minnesota Plant Science Symposium! The symposium, entitled Domestication and Contemporary Plant Breeding will be held on March 23 and 24, 2017. The event will feature:

Express Résumé Review and Career Fair Tip Drop-Ins - February 21

Need someone to take a quick look at your résumé? The CBS Career Team invites you to stop by their 15 minute express résumé review drop-ins. They can quickly review your résumé and give feedback just in time for career fairs and internship application deadlines!

Event Details

  • Tuesday, February 21
  • 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • MCB 3-104

Express Résumé Review and Career Fair Tip Drop-Ins - February 17

Need someone to take a quick look at your résumé? The CBS Career Team invites you to stop by their 15 minute express résumé review drop-ins. They can quickly review your résumé and give feedback just in time for career fairs and internship application deadlines!

Event Details

  • Friday, February 17
  • 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
  • MCB 3-104

Environmental Internship and Career Fair Workshop

Prepare for the Environmental Internship and Career Fair by coming to this discussion on researching organizations, what to expect at the fair and strategies for having a professional interaction with an employer. Register on goldpass.umn.edu to reserve your slice of pizza.

Event Details

  • Monday, February 6
  • 4-5 p.m
  • 203 Green Hall, Saint Paul Campus