Week of February 8th, 2021 

"A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor."
Franklin D. Roosevelt



Health Professions Student Clubs

Club meetings will happen virtually until further notice

Pre-Vet Club - For students pursuing veterinary medicine
Click here for the club's website
Next meeting: Wednesday February 10th | 5:30-6:30pm

Premedica Club - For students pursuing medicine, physician assistant and nursing
Click here to contact the club president
Next meeting: Wednesday February 17th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm 

Rehab Therapy Club - For students pursuing physical therapy or occupational therapy
Click here to email the club
Next meeting: Tuesday February 9th | 6:00-7:00pm

Pre-Dental Club - For students pursuing dentistry
Click here to email the club
Next meeting: Monday March 8th | 5:00-6:00pm

Pre-Optometry Club - For students pursuing optometry
Click here to contact the club president
Next meeting: Tuesday March 2nd | 6:00-7:00pm


Relevant Virtual CSU Opportunities

All Campus Career Fair
You can still register for sessions in this week's all-campus career fair. Checkout this resource page for tips and tricks. The Handshake links for each day are included below.
Tuesday February 9th - Agricultural Sciences, Natural Resources, Technology, Computing, Biotech, Life Sciences, and Health/Wellness
Wednesday February 10th  - Communications, Business, Social Services, Liberal Arts, and Hospitality/Tourism


Relevant Virtual Opportunities

DIS Study Abroad in Scandinavia Info Session
In-person experiences are planned for Summer and Fall 2021. Join this info session to learn more about the program. The first half hour will be an information presentation and the second half will be a panel with a faculty member, current student, and alumni. Register here.
Tuesday February 9th | 1:00pm Central Time

University of Queensland & Oschner Health MD Program Info Session
Learn more about this unique partnership that gives medical students the opportunity to study at an international university and complete their clinical rotations in the U.S. Hear from the Medical Dean (Professor Stuart Carney) and Head of Ochsner Clinical School, Professor Ron Amedee). Learn more, and register here.
Wednesday February 17th | 6:00 pm CST

Exploration of Careers in Public Health - Sir Michael Marmot, World Health Organization (WHO)
The mini-series will feature interviews with local public health leaders about how they have navigated their career in public health. Learn more, and register here.
Thursday February 25th | 12:00pm Central Time

Learn About the 2021 AAMC Fee Assistance Program
The AAMC Fee Assistance Program assists those who, without financial assistance, would be unable to apply to medical schools. Attendees will learn how medical school applicants can save over $2,000 through the Fee Assistance Program. This webinar will include the 2021 Fee Assistance Program benefits, eligibility requirements, and application process. There will be time for questions and answers. Learn more, and register here.
Application opens: Tuesday February 8th
Info Session: Tuesday March 9th | 2:00pm EST


Relevant Jobs, Volunteer, Research, Internship, Graduate & External Scholarship Opportunities

Public Health Ambassadors Program
This newly created program is hiring up to 20 students in a critical role to help continue slowing the spread of COVID-19. See the job posting in Handshake and supplementary application in RamLink.
Application Deadline: Sunday February 7th at 11:00pm MT

University Housing Job Applications are now open
Get some valuable leadership, communication and teamwork experience in an on-campus job with University Housing. Applications are now being accepted for the following live-in positions: Community Coordinator (apartments), Family Programs Coordinator (apartments), Inclusive Community Assistant (residence halls) and Resident Assistants (residence halls). Learn more, and apply here.
Application deadline: Sunday February 21st

CSU Unpaid/Underpaid Internship Support Program
This program has two goals: (1) Increase the number of CSU students completing internships and (2) reduce financial barriers to completing an internship. For more details on eligibility requirements, selection criteria and application steps, please visit the website.
Application now open, due: Monday May 3rd


Article(s) of the Week

Canine Epilepsy Brought Stephanie McGrath from the Clinical Floor to CBD Clinical Trials - SOURCE

Medical School Personal Statement Mistakes to Avoid - InGenius Prep