Week of October 1st, 2018

"Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine." ― Roy T. Bennett

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 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities

 

Club Opportunities:

Pre-Dental Club hosting Dental students from CU Denver School of Dental Medicine
They will give a presentation on the application process, and Q&A about being a dental student. Lunch will be provided!
LSC 312 | Saturday October 6th | 11am-1pm

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Relevant CSU Events:

Diversity Connection: An Inclusive Career Event (formerly Diverse Reverse)
Students who self identify as diverse are encouraged to attend and must RSVP through the Career Center. 
October 4th | 4-6:30pm | LSC Theatre 

Free Speech 101 for Students at the Diversity Symposium
October 24th | 5:30pm | LSC 312 and November 8th | 6pm | LSC 308

TILT Academic Success Workshops
Click here to view the fall workshop schedule!

Peace Corps Office Hours
Mondays 12-1pm LSC 338 | Wednesdays 11am-12pm LSC 338

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Scholarship Opportunities:

The Grand Plan Scholarship for $5,000
Get more information and apply for this scholarship here!

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Entrance Exam and Interview Preparation:

Winter Intensive Pre-Med Scholar Program in California
Two programs are happening over winter break that include 44 hours of MCAT strategy, 40 hours of clinical training and up to 48 hours of firsthand clinical and health care administration experience. Click here for more information. 

Free Kaplan Test Prep
Find prep classes and more information here!

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Work and Volunteer Opportunities:

Campus Connections is currently recruiting undergraduate mentors for the Spring 2019 semester.
This is a great experience for students and benefits youth in our community. Learn more and apply here! Due date for applications is October 16th at 5pm.

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Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Health Professions Week
This exciting and freeweek-long event offers a series of interactive events for high school and college students to learn more about career opportunities in the health professions. Learn more here!

Spanish and Medicine Abroad Program
This 4 week program prepares premed/prehealth students for America's demographic realities and modern healthcare's language gap crisis. Learn more here!

Free Optometry Virtual Fair
October 18th | Register here!

AACP Pharmacy Grad School Virtual Fair for Master's and PhD Programs
October 23 | Click here  for more information and to register

Colorado School of Medicine's Emergency & Wilderness Medicine class
The class is January 2nd-13th but there is a deadline of September 30th to apply for need-based scholarship. The need-based scholarship, open to students from all states and countries, covers 100% of School of Medicine fees. Apply and learn more here!

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Opportunities for Pre-Veterinary Students

Zoobiquity Colorado: Connecting Human and Animal Health through Regenerative Medicine Conference
To learn more and register click here
 

Articles of the Week

- Misconceptions, misinformation, and myths: Premed Students with Disabilities from the AAMC
- Financial Aid Fact Sheets from the AAMC 

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